How to travel from Albury to Hervey Bay, Australia

The distance between Albury and Hervey Bay is around 1,379km (857 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 25m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Albury to Hervey Bay by plane, bus, train and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly

Fly from Albury (ABX) to Hervey Bay (HVB).

  • Duration3h 25m
  • Flight time3hrs
  • Typical cost
    A$885($595)
Operated by

Qantas

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Bus

Take the bus to Sydney then Brisbane and then to Maryborough.

  • Duration1 day 8h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$250($165)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Train and Bus

Take the train to Central Station then take the bus to Beenleigh then take the train to Eagle Junction station platform 2 then take the bus to Maryborough.

  • Duration1 day 9h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$225($150)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Drive

Drive to Hervey Bay.

  • Duration18h 25m
  • Distance1,587km (986 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Albury and Hervey Bay

There are several options for getting from Albury to Hervey Bay by plane, bus, train and car. The cheapest option is to take the train and then take the bus which costs around A$225 ($150) and will take around 1 day 9h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 25m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$885 ($595).

The distance between Albury and Hervey Bay is around 1,379km (857 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,326km (824 miles)

It takes around 3h 25m to get from Albury and Hervey Bay by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 18h 25m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Albury to Hervey Bay is to fly which takes around 3h 25m and will set you back approx A$885 ($595).

The cheapest way to travel between Albury and Hervey Bay, if you exclude driving, is to take the train and then take the bus which will typically cost around A$225 ($150) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Albury and Hervey Bay. We recommend that you fly from Albury (ABX) to Hervey Bay (HVB). instead which will take 3h 25m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Albury and Hervey Bay. It typically takes around 1 day 8h and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Albury to Hervey Bay. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Sydney, Brisbane and Maryborough. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1 day 8h.

Greyhound Australia, Firefly Express and Premier Motor Service run regular bus services between Albury and Hervey Bay. Buses run once daily and take around 1 day 8h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Albury and Hervey Bay. Flights depart from Albury (ABX) and arrive at Hervey Bay (HVB) - via Brisbane (BNE). The flight takes around 3hrs.

There is no direct flight from Albury to Hervey Bay. There is however a flight that goes via Brisbane (BNE). This services will take at least 3h 25m (not including layover time).

The flight from Albury to Hervey Bay typically takes around 3hrs. Flights depart from Albury (ABX) and and arrive into Hervey Bay (HVB).

The closest major airport to Hervey Bay is Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) (HVB) which is approximately 4km (2 miles) from Hervey Bay. Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) (MCY) and Brisbane Airport (BNE) (BNE) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Albury and Hervey Bay. The distance is around 1,587km (986 miles) by road and it will take around 18h 25m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Albury to Hervey Bay is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 25m and will usually cost around A$885 ($595).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Albury and Hervey Bay

Transport options from Albury to Hervey Bay
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
3h 25m
A$885($595)
on demand1,379km (857 miles)
Bus
1 day 8h
A$250($165)
once daily2,067km (1,284 miles)
Train and Bus
1 day 9h
A$225($150)
once daily2,090km (1,299 miles)
Drive
18h 25m
A$300($200)
on demand1,587km (986 miles)

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Airports near Hervey Bay

The following major airports near Hervey Bay offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

HVB
Hervey Bay Airport (HVB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
4km (2 miles) from Hervey Bay
MCY
Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY)
Domestic Airport
Distance
147km (91 miles) from Hervey Bay
BNE
Brisbane Airport (BNE)
International Airport
Distance
235km (146 miles) from Hervey Bay