Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal

Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal

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Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
13h 24m ride in train, Premium Economy Seat
09:20
+1
Brisbane Roma Street
Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
13h 24m ride in train, RailBed
09:20
+1
Brisbane Roma Street
Instant
19:20
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
17h bus ride in AC Seater
12:20
+1
Brisbane Coach Terminal

From Mackay to Brisbane Coach Terminal by bus

Instant
19:20
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
17h bus ride in AC Seater
12:20
+1
Brisbane Coach Terminal

From Mackay to Brisbane Coach Terminal by train

Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
13h 24m ride in train, RailBed
09:20
+1
Brisbane Roma Street
Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
13h 24m ride in train, Premium Economy Seat
09:20
+1
Brisbane Roma Street

Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal Schedule

Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Qantas Airways Economy #QF250906:45 - 08:30AUD 175.38
Qantas Airways Economy #QF98508:35 - 09:55AUD 175.38
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ88710:50 - 12:15AUD 130.29
Virgin Australia Economy #VA60811:00 - 12:30AUD 160.14
Qantas Airways Economy #QF98712:20 - 13:40AUD 175.38
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ88714:05 - 15:30AUD 130.29
Qantas Airways Economy #QF251916:45 - 18:25AUD 208.96
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ88717:15 - 18:40AUD 130.29
Virgin Australia Economy #VA61617:30 - 19:00AUD 160.14
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 19:20 - 12:20AUD 248
Queensland Rail RailBed 19:56 - 09:20AUD 297
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 20:35 - 12:20AUD 287

Transportation from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal

Popular Routes in Australia

How to get from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal

Travelling between Mackay Queensland and Brisbane Coach Terminal is possible by Bus and train. Train guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you AUD 287.00 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere AUD 129.00.

How long does it take to get from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal?

It can take you anywhere between 14 and 17 hours to travel between Mackay Queensland and Brisbane Coach Terminal depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Mackay Queensland and Brisbane Coach Terminal. Train will bring you to your destination in 13h 24m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 17h to reach Brisbane Coach Terminal.

How much does it cost to get from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal?

Travelling between Mackay Queensland and Brisbane Coach Terminal can be as cheap as AUD 129.00 if you opt for a Queensland Rail train and as expensive as AUD 287.00 if you buy a Greyhound Australia Bus ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Mackay Queensland and Brisbane Coach Terminal ?

  • 1 from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane starting from 06:00 Brisbane Airport until 17:35 Brisbane Airport
  • 1 from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane starting from 19:20 Brisbane Coach Terminal until 20:35 Brisbane Coach Terminal
  • 1 from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane starting from 19:56 Brisbane Roma Street until 19:56 Brisbane Roma Street

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as AUD 149.00.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Mackay Queensland and Brisbane

Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia

Bus

Travelling from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Mackay Queensland and Brisbane

Greyhound Australia

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Mackay Queensland to Brisbane Coach Terminal?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% took a train