Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland

Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland

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20:22
Bundaberg
8h 12m ride in train, Premium Economy Seat
04:34
+1
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
Fastest
20:22
Bundaberg
7h 52m ride in train, RailBed
04:14
+1
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
Instant
21:35
Childers, Bundaberg
8h 45m bus ride in AC Seater
06:20
+1
Sarina, Mackay Queensland

From Childers to Mackay Queensland by bus

Instant
21:35
Childers, Bundaberg
8h 45m bus ride in AC Seater
06:20
+1
Sarina, Mackay Queensland

From Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland by train

Fastest
20:22
Bundaberg
7h 52m ride in train, RailBed
04:14
+1
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
20:22
Bundaberg
8h 12m ride in train, Premium Economy Seat
04:34
+1
Mackay, Mackay Queensland

Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland Schedule

Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 21:35 - 06:20AUD 142
Queensland Rail RailBed 20:22 - 04:14AUD 195
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 22:20 - 06:20AUD 133

Transportation from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland

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How to get from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland

When you want to get from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about AUD 927.56. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as AUD 111.00.

How far is Bundaberg from Mackay Queensland?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland. Your trip will be a total of 377 miles (605 km). The flying distance is 323 miles (519 km).

How long does it take to get from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland?

The travel time from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 4 to 27 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland?

The cost of the trip from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Queensland Rail: travelling by train expect to pay as low as AUD 111.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as AUD 927.56.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland:

  • Train tickets - AUD 111.00 to AUD 195.00;
  • Bus tickets - AUD 116.00 to AUD 147.00;
  • Bus+train price: AUD 234.00 - AUD 240.00. From Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland starting from 05:15 Maryborough West until 05:15 Maryborough West
  • Plane tickets - AUD 633.00 to AUD 928.00;

How many trips per day are there between Bundaberg and Mackay Queensland?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • 2 by Bus+train from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland starting from 05:15 Maryborough West until 05:15 Maryborough West
  • Flights from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 20:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:25. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is AUD 633.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland
Qantas Airways

Buses

Taking a bus from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bundaberg to Mackay Queensland? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.