Sydney to Brisbane

Sydney to Brisbane

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Instant
23:00
Sydney Central Station
15h 30m bus ride in AC Seater
13:30
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Brisbane Coach Terminal
Instant
23:00
Sydney Central Station
16h 30m bus ride in AC Seater
14:30
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Brisbane Coach Terminal
Instant Fastest
20:40
SYD Sydney Airport Australia
1h 25m flight #JQ822 with Jetstar Airways in Economy
21:05
BNE Brisbane Airport

From Sydney Central Station to Brisbane by bus

Instant
23:00
Sydney Central Station
16h 30m bus ride in AC Seater
14:30
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Brisbane Coach Terminal
Instant
23:00
Sydney Central Station
15h 30m bus ride in AC Seater
13:30
+1
Brisbane Coach Terminal

From Sydney Airport Australia to Brisbane by flight

Instant Fastest
20:40
SYD Sydney Airport Australia
1h 25m flight #JQ822 with Jetstar Airways in Economy
21:05
BNE Brisbane Airport

Sydney to Brisbane Schedule

Sydney to Brisbane Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Qantas Airways Economy #QF50006:05 - 06:30AUD 212.75
Qantas Airways Economy #QF50808:05 - 08:35AUD 214.36
Qantas Airways Economy #QF51610:05 - 10:35AUD 215.99
Qantas Airways Economy #QF52012:05 - 12:30AUD 215.99
Qantas Airways Economy #QF53014:05 - 14:30AUD 215.99
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ5914:20 - 14:50AUD 98.27
Qantas Airways Economy #QF53616:05 - 16:35AUD 215.99
Qantas Airways Economy #QF54418:05 - 18:35AUD 159.18
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ81818:30 - 19:00AUD 378.38
Virgin Australia Economy #VA97318:00 - 18:30AUD 188.74
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ82020:35 - 21:05AUD 137.25
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 23:00 - 14:30AUD 148.02

Transportation from Sydney to Brisbane

How to get from Sydney to Brisbane

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

  • Flight
  • Bus

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 688.55. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a flight as a flight ticket costs as low as AUD 98.27.

How far is Sydney from Brisbane?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Sydney to Brisbane. Your trip will be a total of 585 miles (941 km). The flying distance is 464 miles (746 km).

How long does it take to get from Sydney to Brisbane?

The travel time from Sydney to Brisbane can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 25 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Sydney to Brisbane?

The cost of the trip from Sydney to Brisbane varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Jetstar Airways: travelling by flight expect to pay as low as AUD 98.27 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 688.55.

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

  • Plane tickets - AUD 98.98 to AUD 688.21;
  • Bus tickets - AUD 109.80 to AUD 109.80;

How many trips per day are there between Sydney and Brisbane?

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

  • Flights from Sydney to Brisbane depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 23:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Sydney to Brisbane. 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 98.98.

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 Sydney to Brisbane
FlyPelican, Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways, Regional Express, Virgin Australia

Buses

Taking a bus from Sydney to Brisbane 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.

The most popular transport from Sydney to Brisbane

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Sydney to Brisbane? 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 took a plane.