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Facts about the bus from Brisbane to Cairns

Cheapest Bus$221.58
Fastest Bus29h 20m
Earliest Bus2:00 PM
Latest Bus2:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes1 Ø
Distance863.8 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound Australia
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On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets from Brisbane to Cairns over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Brisbane and Cairns which will help you find your way around. We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Cairns, alternative destinations from Brisbane, and the most popular airport shuttles from Brisbane and Cairns.

The cheapest bus routes from Brisbane to Cairns

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  • Greyhound Australia
    2:00 PM
    Brisbane, QLD
    Duration 6h 0m
    8:00 PM
    Cairns, QLD - Pier Point
    from$221.58
  • Greyhound Australia
    2:00 PM
    Brisbane, QLD
    Duration 5h 20m
    7:20 PM
    Cairns, QLD - Pier Point
    from$292.60

The cheapest train connections from Brisbane to Cairns

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Queensland Rail
    3:45 PM
    Brisbane
    Duration 0h 45m
    4:30 PM
    Cairns
    from$157.16

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Bus Brisbane to Cairns: Further Information

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By the way: For the route from Brisbane to Cairns, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
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Bus stops in Brisbane and Cairns

Stations
Pier Point Road , 4870 Cairns (Australia)

FAQs about the bus route Brisbane to Cairns

How much does a bus trip from Brisbane to Cairns cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $221.58. Compare offers to save money!

How long does a bus journey from Brisbane to Cairns take?

The fastest bus from Brisbane to Cairns starts at 29h 20m. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Brisbane to Cairns?

The earliest bus to Cairns from Brisbane starts at 2:00 PM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Brisbane to Cairns?

The latest bus trip from Brisbane to Cairns starts at 2:00 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Is there a direct bus from Brisbane to Cairns?

CheckMyBus currently compares direct bus connections from Brisbane to Cairns. Simply use our search function to find a bus for your planned travel date that goes directly to Cairns from Brisbane.

What can I take with me on my bus trip from Brisbane to Cairns?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the Brisbane - Cairns route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment does the bus from Brisbane to Cairns have?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Brisbane to Cairns on your planned travel date.

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