There are 5 ways to get from Toowoomba to Gold Coast by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Nerang, platform 1 Bdvl / ...

$27 - $45

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane Gx713 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Surfers Paradise

$21 - $50

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Train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Toowoomba to Brisbane Roma Street The Westlander
  2. Take the train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1 Bdvl / ...

$32 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Toowoomba to Gold Coast 112.4 miles

$16 - $24

Fly, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Toowoomba (WTB) to Brisbane (BNE) WTB - BNE
  2. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Nerang, platform 1

$115 - $170

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Toowoomba to Gold Coast. However, there are services departing from Toowoomba and arriving at Surfers Paradise via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Toowoomba and Gold Coast is 153 km. The road distance is 179.9 km.

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The best way to get from Toowoomba to Gold Coast without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Toowoomba to Gold Coast, including transfers.

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Toowoomba to Gold Coast bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Toowoomba station.

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The best way to get from Toowoomba to Gold Coast is to bus which takes 3 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 26 min.

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The quickest flight from Toowoomba Airport to Brisbane Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Toowoomba to Gold Coast bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Surfers Paradise station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toowoomba to Gold Coast is 180 km. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Toowoomba to Gold Coast.

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Regional Express offers flights from Toowoomba Airport to Brisbane Airport.

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Map of how to get from Toowoomba to Gold Coast.
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  • Distance: 95.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Toowoomba, QLD, Australia and Gold Coast, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Toowoomba to Gold Coast via Brisbane in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toowoomba to Gold Coast via Brisbane Roma Street, Roma Street, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 1, and Helensvale, platform 5 in around 6 h 26 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Nerang, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Nerang, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $23
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Toowoomba to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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Queensland Rail Travel
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
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Murrays Coaches
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 Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$17 - $24
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Surfers Paradise
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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The best way to get from Toowoomba to Toowoomba Airport is to line 907 bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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