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There are 7 ways to get from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Nambour station, platform 1 to Eagle Junction station, platform 3 Naip / ...

$69 - $83

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Shuttle  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane Airport

$22

5 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Mooloolaba to Brisbane Airport Gx447

$37 - $53

Line 610 bus, train  •  4h

  1. Take the line 610 bus from Maroochydore station, platform 2 to Nambour station 610 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nambour station, platform 1 to Eagle Junction station, platform 3 Naip / ...

$34 - $42

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport 104.1 km

$12 - $19

Towncar  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a town car from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane Airport 103.7 km

$80 - $160

Shuttle via Maroochydore station, platform 1  •  3h 11m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Maroochydore to Brisbane Airport Noosa

$56 - $61

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The cheapest way to get from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport is to shuttle which costs $22 and takes 1h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport. However, there are services departing from Sunshine Coast Airport and arriving at Brisbane Airport via Maroochydore station, platform 1 and Mooloolaba. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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The distance between Sunshine Coast Airport and Brisbane International Airport is 89 km. The road distance is 104.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport without a car is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs $65 - $85.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport, including transfers.

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Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Mooloolaba station.

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The best way to get from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs $65 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3h 51m.

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Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Brisbane Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport is 104 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane International Airport.

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  • Distance: 88.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between Sunshine Coast Airport, QLD, Australia and Brisbane International Airport, QLD, Australia?

TRANSLink QLD operates a train from Nambour station, platform 1 to Eagle Junction station, platform 3 hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 38m. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Mooloolaba to Brisbane Airport once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Nambour station, platform 1 to Eagle Junction station, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
TRANSLink QLD
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, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Mooloolaba to Brisbane Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$30 - $40
Premium
$30 - $45
Advantage
$30 - $40
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Maroochydore station, platform 2 to Nambour station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Shuttle from Maroochydore to Brisbane Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$52 - $57
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane Airport
Estimated price
$22
Towncar from Sunshine Coast Airport to Brisbane Airport
Estimated price
$80 - $160

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