There are 5 ways to get from Southbank to Moreton Island by plane, car ferry, bus, train or car

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 to Brisbane, carferry  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Brisbane (BNE) MEL - BNE
  2. Take the carferry from Brisbane to Moreton Island

$138 - $343

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Fly to Gold Coast, bus, carferry  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Gold Coast (OOL) MEL - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  3. Take the carferry from Brisbane to Moreton Island

$138 - $378

Bus, train, carferry  •  30 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Central Station
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  3. Take the carferry from Brisbane to Moreton Island

$210 - $317

Train, bus, carferry  •  33 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Brisbane
  3. Take the carferry from Brisbane to Moreton Island

$204 - $365

Drive, carferry  •  20 h 34 min

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

$183 - $263

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southbank and Moreton Island is 1431 km.

The best way to get from Southbank to Moreton Island without a car is to bus and train and carferry which takes 30 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min 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 2 h 10 min.

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

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There are 24+ hotels available in Moreton Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Southbank to Moreton Island.
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  • Distance: 894.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

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 Brisbane, then take the carferry 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 bus to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop, take the walk to Roma Street, platform 5, take the train to Wynnum North, platform 1, take the taxi to Brisbane, then take the carferry to Moreton Island.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
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
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$90 - $130
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Ferry operators
Micat

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