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There are 8 ways to get from Southbank to Moreton Island by plane, ferry, train, bus, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Melbourne to Brisbane, ferry  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Brisbane (BNE) MEL - BNE
  2. Take the ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island

$123 - $341

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Fly Melbourne to Gold Coast, train, ferry  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Gold Coast (OOL) MEL - OOL
  2. Take the train from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to Park Road, platform 3
  3. Take the ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island

$126 - $382

Bus to Avalon, fly to Gold Coast, train, ferry  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Gold Coast (OOL) AVV - OOL
  3. Take the train from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to Park Road, platform 3
  4. Take the ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island

$141 - $465

Bus, train, ferry  •  29h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Central Station
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  3. Take the ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island

$208 - $331

Train, bus, ferry  •  31h 51m

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Brisbane Roma Street
  3. Take the ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island

$173 - $389

Bus, ferry  •  32h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Brisbane Roma Street
  3. Take the ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island

$153 - $291

Train, bus Premier Motor Service, ferry  •  33h 32m

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Westfield Garden City
  3. Take the ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island

$174 - $380

Drive, car ferry  •  20h 34m

  1. Drive from Southbank to Brisbane
  2. Take the car ferry from Brisbane to Moreton Island

$178 - $248

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southbank to Moreton Island is to fly and ferry which costs $170 - $480 and takes 5h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank to Moreton Island is to fly and ferry which costs $170 - $480 and takes 5h 53m.

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The distance between Southbank and Moreton Island is 1422 km.

The best way to get from Southbank to Moreton Island without a car is to bus and train and ferry which takes 29h 10m and costs $290 - $470.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Southbank to Moreton Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Moreton Island is 1h behind Southbank. It is currently 2:59 PM in Southbank and 1:59 PM in Moreton Island.

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

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There are 76+ hotels available in Moreton Island. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southbank to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Southbank to Moreton Island.
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  • Distance: 888.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 53m

What companies run services between Southbank, VIC, Australia and Moreton Island, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Southbank to Moreton Island. However, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Brisbane, take the taxi to Holt Street, Brisbane, then take the ferry to Moreton Island. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Gold Coast, take the walk to Gold Coast Airport, take the line 760 bus to Varsity Lakes station, take the walk to Varsity Lakes, platform 2, take the train to Park Road, platform 1, take the train to Cannon Hill, platform 1, take the taxi to Holt Street, Brisbane, then take the ferry to Moreton Island.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to Park Road, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Book at
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$140 - $170
Bus operators
Skybus
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 Melbourne to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$70 - $100
Flexifare
$85 - $120
Bus from Sydney to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$80 - $120
Flexifare
$95 - $140
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Sydney to Westfield Garden City
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
Premier Motor Service
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Ferry operators
Tangalooma
Phone
+61 7 3637 2000
Website
tangalooma.com
Ferry from Holt Street, Brisbane to Moreton Island
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
tangalooma.com
Children
$32
Adult
$57

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