Gladstone to Rockhampton

Gladstone to Rockhampton

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17:12
Gladstone
1h 33m ride in train, Economy Seat
3.0
18:45
Rockhampton
17:12
Gladstone
1h 33m ride in train, Business seat
18:45
Rockhampton
Instant Fastest
01:10
Gladstone
1h 15m bus ride in AC Seater
02:25
Rockhampton

From Gladstone to Rockhampton by bus

Instant Fastest
01:10
Gladstone
1h 15m bus ride in AC Seater
02:25
Rockhampton

From Gladstone to Rockhampton by train

17:12
Gladstone
1h 33m ride in train, Business seat
18:45
Rockhampton
17:12
Gladstone
1h 33m ride in train, Economy Seat
3.0
18:45
Rockhampton

Gladstone to Rockhampton Schedule

Gladstone to Rockhampton Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 00:35 - 02:25AUD 35.02
Queensland Rail Business seat 17:12 - 18:45AUD 41.66

Transportation from Gladstone to Rockhampton

How to get from Gladstone to Rockhampton

When you want to get from Gladstone to Rockhampton, 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 Bus. 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 475.25. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as AUD 28.00.

How far is Gladstone from Rockhampton?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Gladstone to Rockhampton. Your trip will be a total of 101 miles (162 km). The flying distance is 82 miles (131 km).

How long does it take to get from Gladstone to Rockhampton?

The travel time from Gladstone to Rockhampton can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 24 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Gladstone to Rockhampton?

The cost of the trip from Gladstone to Rockhampton varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Greyhound Australia: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as AUD 28.00 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 475.25.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Gladstone to Rockhampton:

  • Bus tickets - AUD 28.00 to AUD 35.00;
  • Train tickets - AUD 29.00 to AUD 42.00;
  • Plane tickets - AUD 303.00 to AUD 475.00;

How many trips per day are there between Gladstone and Rockhampton?

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

  • Flights from Gladstone to Rockhampton depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 00:05 - you can also take a bus as late as 01:10. 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 Gladstone to Rockhampton. 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 303.00.

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 Gladstone to Rockhampton
Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia

Buses

Taking a bus from Gladstone to Rockhampton 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 Gladstone to Rockhampton

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Gladstone to Rockhampton? 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% decided to go for a bus.