There are 6 ways to get from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Noosa Junction Gx443 / ...

$17 - $45

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Bus Premier Motor Service  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane
  2. Take the bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Noosa Heads Junction

$29 - $42

Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Cooroy Tilt Train / ...

$23 - $48

Train, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Central, platform 3
  2. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Nambour, platform 3
  3. Take the bus from Nambour station to Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza 630 / ...

$22 - $33

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads 130.2 miles

$18 - $27

Shuttle  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads

$47 - $52

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The cheapest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads is to shuttle which costs $65 - $71 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Noosa Junction via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Surfers Paradise and Noosa Heads is 182 km. The road distance is 208.2 km.

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The best way to get from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs $22 - $65.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads, including transfers.

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Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Surfers Paradise station.

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The best way to get from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads is to bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs $22 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $70 and takes 6 h 28 min.

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Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Noosa Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads is 208 km. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads.

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Map of how to get from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads.
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  • Distance: 113.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads via Brisbane Roma Street and Brisbane in around 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads via Helensvale, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 2, Roma Street, platform 6, Brisbane Roma Street, Cooroy, and Elm St at Cooroy station in around 6 h 28 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Roma Street, platform 9 to Cooroy, platform 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Central, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 6 to Nambour, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Cooroy
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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 Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $10
Flexifare
$13 - $19
Bus from Brisbane to Noosa Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $16
Flexifare
$18 - $26
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Noosa Heads Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Noosa Heads Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Nambour station to Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Shuttle from Surfers Paradise to Noosa Heads
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$47 - $52
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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