Mackay to Rockhampton Bus from $39

Mackay to Rockhampton

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Mackay to Rockhampton Bus from $39


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Travel Mackay to Rockhampton from $39! Just use TRAVEL39 promo code during booking.

These iconic Queensland locations are best known for their produce, but they both have much more to offer to visitors than agriculture.

In Mackay, the Bluewater Trail Project links several attractions around the city – including the Bluewater Lagoon, Bluewater Quay and Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens – with more than 20km of dedicated pedestrian paths and bikeways. Mackay is also known for its proximity to beautiful Eungella National Park and Cape Hillsborough National Park.

In Rockhampton, you can explore Mount Archer National Park, and tour the amazing Capricorn Caves, one of the longest-running tourist attractions in Queensland.

Of course, you also have to grab a selfie with the Big Bull, and make your way to the legendary Great Western Hotel on a Friday night to watch professional bull riding and rodeo action and eat some of the best steak in Australia.

As you travel from Mackay to Rockhampton on a Greyhound bus, you’ll spend the four-hour trip relaxing in your reclining leather seat with free WiFi connectivity, an in-seat USB charger, air conditioning and panoramic windows.

Want to secure a window seat? There’s no need to queue – you can simply reserve your favourite seat when you book your bus trip from Mackay to Rockhampton with our seat selection feature. You can also keep up-to-date with any service delays that might affect your expected arrival time in Rockhampton with our real-time coach tracker.

To gain access to even more benefits, exclusive offers and deals, you can join our Greyhound Rewards program. You’ll earn G-Dollars for every Greyhound ticket you buy, which you can redeem for your very next trip – or save in your G-Wallet for a special journey.

Whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure, there’s no more comfortable and convenient way to travel from Mackay to Rockhampton than a Greyhound bus.

Book your bus ticket from Mackay to Rockhampton now!


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4h 40m

from $39


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Where do buses depart from in Mackay and Rockhampton?

In Mackay, buses depart from 30 Victoria St, Caltex Petrol Station, Mackay QLD. In Rockhampton, buses depart from 101 George St, Puma Petrol Station, Rockhampton.

What amenities can I expect on the bus?

All our buses from Mackay to Rockhampton come with free WiFi, USB chargers, reclining seats, and a restroom.

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

The bus trip from Mackay to Rockhampton takes approximately 4h 30m. For the most up-to-date timetables use the 'Timetables' tab in the booking form above.

How much is a bus ticket from Mackay to Rockhampton?

All our bus fares come in three tiers – Early Bird, Advantage and Premium – with prices varying based on how far in advance you are making a booking. You can find the most up-to-date price for your trip by searching available trips in the form above or by calling our customer service team on 1300 473 946. For more information on different types of available fares visit our Compare Fares page.

Where can I buy a ticket?

The easiest and cheapest way to buy a bus ticket for your Mackay to Rockhampton trip is to book directly on our website. Your ticket is then saved in your My Greyhound account where you can manage your booking, and simply show an electronic copy of your ticket on your phone to the bus driver when you board.

You can also book your trips on the phone by contacting our friendly customer service on 1300 473 946, at our ticket outlets/travel agencies, or directly with the bus driver*.

*Please note that all bookings made through our call centre, travel centres and tickets purchased directly from drivers will incur a booking fee of $5.

What if my trip is disrupted by COVID?

In the event of COVID-related restrictions, cancellations, rescheduling, or border closures, you can rest easy knowing that Greyhound's COVID refund policy will allow you to choose between a refund, credit, or reschedule of your booked travel.

All passengers must adhere to local state and territory government requirements due to COVID-19. See Service Updates for latest information, and find out how to Travel Safe with Greyhound.

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