Brisbane to Hervey Bay | Greyhound Australia

Brisbane to Hervey Bay

Travel between Brisbane and Hervey Bay


Discover Queensland’s hidden gems on the scenic route between Brisbane and Hervey Bay!

Blessed with abundant wildlife and beautiful scenery, Hervey Bay is best known for whale watching. If you’ve ever wanted to see these gentle giants up close, this is the place to go!

Hervey Bay is also the gateway to the World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, known for its crystal-clear lakes, lush rainforests and miles of sandy beaches.

Between Hervey Bay and Brisbane, you can explore the rich heritage of Gympie and Maryborough; feed wild dolphins in Tin Can Bay; and get up close with Australia’s unique animals at Australia Zoo! (If you want to stay overnight in any of these stops before jumping back on another Greyhound bus, check out our flexible Whimit pass!)

When you travel between Hervey Bay and Brisbane with Greyhound, you can relax and enjoy the comforts of our state-of-the-art buses, with reclining leather seats, free Wi-Fi connectivity, in-seat USB chargers, air conditioning and panoramic windows now standard in all of our coaches.

Your experienced Coach Captain will ensure you arrive at your destination safely and on time – and you can always check your progress with our real-time coach tracker.

If you’ve got a preference for a window or an aisle seat, there’s no need to get to the bus stop early to ensure you get one – all of our tickets now come with seat selection, so you can reserve your favourite spot when you book your trip!

You can also use your ticket to unlock extra benefits and exclusive offers by joining the new Greyhound Rewards program. When you create a My Greyhound account, every Greyhound ticket you purchase will earn you G-Dollars. You can use these G-Dollars for your next trip, or save them up for a special journey.

Greyhound is transforming the coach travel experience. Book your ticket now!

Brisbane to Hervey Bay: Trip Overview

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Daily Return Services


Departure Times

7:30am - 3:15pm
(Brisbane to Hervey Bay)
12:50am - 10:45am
(Hervey Bay to Brisbane)


6h 20m

Avg Trip Duration


Brisbane Coach Terminal

Australia Zoo

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Noosa Junction Station


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Puma Roadhouse - Kybong

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Rainbow Beach

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Cooloola Cove

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Tin Can Bay Township

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Hervey Bay - Transit Centre

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Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where do buses leave from in Brisbane and Hervey Bay?

In Brisbane, buses to Hervey Bay leave from Parkland Crescent, which is accessible via Parkland Boulevard and is adjacent to platform 10 of Roma Street train station. In Hervey Bay, buses to Brisbane leave from Palace Hostel, Freshwater Street, Corner of Bideford Street and Hervey Bay Transit Centre, Stockland Hervey Bay, Central Avenue.

What amenities can I expect on the bus?

All our busses between Brisbane and Hervey Bay come with free WiFi, USB chargers, reclining seats, a restroom, and drinking fountain.

How long does it take to get from Brisbane to Hervey Bay?

The bus trip between Brisbane and Hervey Bay takes approximately 6h 20m.

How much is a bus ticket?

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 online 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 Brisbane to Hervey Bay 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.