Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg

Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg

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Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
7h 56m ride in train, Premium Economy Seat
03:52
+1
Bundaberg
Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
7h 56m ride in train, RailBed
03:52
+1
Bundaberg
Instant
19:20
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
9h 20m bus ride in AC Seater
04:40
+1
Apple Tree Creek, Bundaberg

From Mackay to Bundaberg by bus

Instant
19:20
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
9h 20m bus ride in AC Seater
04:40
+1
Apple Tree Creek, Bundaberg

From Mackay to Bundaberg by train

Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
7h 56m ride in train, RailBed
03:52
+1
Bundaberg
Fastest
19:56
Mackay, Mackay Queensland
7h 56m ride in train, Premium Economy Seat
03:52
+1
Bundaberg

Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg Schedule

Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 19:20 - 05:25AUD 152
Queensland Rail RailBed 19:56 - 03:52AUD 221.26
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 20:35 - 06:05AUD 145

Transportation from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg

Popular Routes in Australia

How to get from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg

When you want to get from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg, 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 911.17. 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 Mackay Queensland from Bundaberg?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg. Your trip will be a total of 419 miles (673 km). The flying distance is 361 miles (580 km).

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

The travel time from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 5 to 24 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg 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 911.17.

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

  • Train tickets - AUD 111.00 to AUD 221.00;
  • Bus tickets - AUD 116.00 to AUD 149.00;
  • Plane tickets - AUD 447.00 to AUD 911.00;

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

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

  • Flights from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 19:20 - you can also take a bus as late as 20:35. 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 Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg. 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 447.00.

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 Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg
Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia

Buses

Taking a bus from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg 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 Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Mackay Queensland to Bundaberg? 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.