There are 8 ways to get from Rockhampton to Toowoomba by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Rockhampton to Brisbane, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Rockhampton (ROK) to Brisbane (BNE) ROK - BNE
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba

$97 - $324

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Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rockhampton to Toowoomba Bq102

$55 - $85

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Fly Rockhampton to Toowoomba  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Rockhampton (ROK) to Toowoomba (WTB) ROK - WTB

$196 - $511

Train to Gladstone, fly to Brisbane, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Rockhampton to Gladstone
  2. Fly from Gladstone (GLT) to Brisbane (BNE) GLT - BNE
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba

$145 - $376

Bus to Biloela, fly to Brisbane, bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Rockhampton to Biloela
  2. Fly from Biloela (ZBL) to Brisbane (BNE) ZBL - BNE
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba

$196 - $397

Train, bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Rockhampton to Brisbane Roma Street Tilt Train / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba Gx706 / ...

$87 - $131

Train  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Rockhampton to Brisbane Roma Street Tilt Train / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Toowoomba The Westlander

$101 - $141

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Rockhampton to Toowoomba 400.3 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rockhampton to Toowoomba is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rockhampton to Toowoomba is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $450 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rockhampton and arriving at Toowoomba. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rockhampton to Toowoomba. However, there are services departing from Rockhampton and arriving at Toowoomba via Brisbane Roma Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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The distance between Rockhampton and Toowoomba is 487 km. The road distance is 640.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rockhampton to Toowoomba without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 15 min and costs $75 - $120.

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Rockhampton to Toowoomba, including transfers.

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Rockhampton to Toowoomba bus services, operated by Bus Queensland, depart from Rockhampton station.

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Rockhampton to Toowoomba train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, depart from Rockhampton station.

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The best way to get from Rockhampton to Toowoomba is to fly which takes 8 h 2 min and costs $270 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $120 and takes 10 h 15 min, you could also train, which costs $140 - $200 and takes 12 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Rockhampton to Toowoomba.
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  • Distance: 304.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

What companies run services between Rockhampton, QLD, Australia and Toowoomba, QLD, Australia?

Qantas, Airnorth and two other airlines fly from Rockhampton to Toowoomba 4 times a day. Alternatively, Bus Queensland operates a bus from Rockhampton to Toowoomba twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Rockhampton to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Rockhampton to Brisbane via Mackay
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Rockhampton to Toowoomba via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Rockhampton to Toowoomba via Mackay, Townsville
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Gladstone to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Rockhampton to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Gladstone to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Biloela to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $95
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Rockhampton to Toowoomba via Brisbane, Charleville
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Rockhampton to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Rockhampton to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $25
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Rockhampton to Biloela
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Rockhampton to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au

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The quickest flight from Rockhampton Airport to Brisbane Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Rockhampton to Toowoomba bus services, operated by Bus Queensland, arrive at Toowoomba station.

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Rockhampton to Toowoomba train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, arrive at Toowoomba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rockhampton to Toowoomba is 640 km. It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to drive from Rockhampton to Toowoomba.

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Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Rockhampton Airport to Brisbane Airport.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Toowoomba. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rockhampton to Rockhampton Airport is to line 403 bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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