There are 4 ways to get from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Gold Coast to Maroochydore

$63 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus via Brisbane  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx241 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Maroochydore Sixth Avenue Gx505

$23 - $74

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 2m

  1. Drive from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore 178 km

$23 - $35

Shuttle  •  2h 1m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore

$60 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore is to shuttle which costs $60 - $70 and takes 2h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gold Coast and arriving at Maroochydore. Services depart once daily, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 39m.

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The distance between Surfers Paradise and Maroochydore is 153 km. The road distance is 178 km.

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The best way to get from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore without a car is to bus which takes 2h 39m and costs $63 - $68.

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The bus from Gold Coast to Maroochydore takes 2h 39m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore bus services, operated by Coast 2 Coast Bus Service, depart from Gold Coast station.

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Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore bus services, operated by Coast 2 Coast Bus Service, arrive at Maroochydore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore is 178 km. It takes approximately 2h 2m to drive from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore.

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There are 806+ hotels available in Maroochydore. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore.
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  • Distance: 153.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 39m

What companies run services between Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia and Maroochydore, QLD, Australia?

Coast 2 Coast Bus Service operates a bus from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore once daily. Tickets cost $63 - $68 and the journey takes 2h 39m.

Bus operators
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Bus from Gold Coast to Maroochydore
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$63 - $68
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com
Shuttle from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com
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 Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$26 - $35
Premium
$26 - $35
Advantage
$24 - $29
Bus from Brisbane to Maroochydore
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$29 - $40
Premium
$29 - $40
Advantage
$28 - $34
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Brisbane to Maroochydore Sixth Avenue
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
Premier Motor Service

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