Long distance and interstate services

Long distance coach services

We have contracts with bus and coach services throughout regional, rural and remote Queensland. These services give Queenslanders living in regional and remote areas easy access to essential medical, education and community services.

You can plan your trip with timetables, booking services and stop locations by visiting the websites for these services.

  • Greyhound Australia provides services from:
    • Brisbane to Charleville
    • Brisbane to Mount Isa
    • Emerald to Rockhampton
    • Longreach to Rockhampton
    • Miles to Rockhampton
    • Mount Isa to Townsville.
  • Mackay Transit Coaches provides services from:
    • Emerald to Mackay.
  • Murrays Coaches Australia provides services from:
    • St George to Cunnamulla
    • St George to Lightning Ridge
    • Toowoomba to St George (via Gore Highway)
    • Toowoomba to St George (via Moonie Highway).
  • North Burnett Regional Council provides services from:
    • Eidsvold to Bundaberg (via Mt Perry)
    • Monto to Ceratodus
    • Mundubbera to Bundaberg
    • Mundubbera to Maryborough.
  • Trans North Bus & Coach provides services from:
    • Cairns to Cooktown (coastal)
    • Cairns to Cooktown (inland)
    • Cairns to Karumba
    • Charters Towers to Townsville
    • Collinsville to Bowen.

Long distance train services

Queensland Rail's travel network provides long-distance train trips throughout regional Queensland. These services link far north and outback Queensland with the rest of the state. Travelling on these services allows you to relax, see some of Queensland's history and enjoy the scenery.

View the Queensland Rail long-distance services timetables.

Rail bus services

We have operators who provide bus connections with Queensland Rail's long-distance train services. The operators liaise directly with Queensland Rail in relation to train arrival and departure times to coordinate the timing and delivery of the bus connection services.

For more information including fare costs, please contact the operators. Timetables are as per Queensland Rail long-distance services.

  • Eckel's provides services from:
    • Charleville to Cunnamulla
    • Charleville to Quilpie.
  • Outback Aussie Tours provides services from:
    • Longreach to Winton.

Interstate travel timetables

You can travel interstate via train or coach services.

See Transport NSW timetables for details on all interstate train services.

See Greyhound Australia and Premier Transport for details on all interstate coach services between Brisbane and Sydney.