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Getting Here and Around

Beginning just an hour and a half from Brisbane, two hours from the Gold Coast and a two hour drive from the Sunshine Cost, Southern Queensland Country is an ideal holiday destination.

Accessing Southern Queensland Country is easy by air, road, coach or rail.

Air

Domestic airports include:
Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport (Toowoomba): The gateway to Toowoomba and Southern Queensland Country. Located on Toowoomba Cecil Plains Rd, approximately 17km west of the Toowoomba CBD. This airport is serviced by the following airlines:
- QantasLink offer double daily service to Sydney on weekends and single flights on weekends from Brisbane West Wellcamp airport
- Regional Express (Rex) offer daily services to regional Queensland and Brisbane from Brisbane West Wellcamp airport.
- AirNorth offer direct services to Melbourne and Cairns from Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport.
St George Airport:
Regional Express (Rex) offer services to St George from Toowoomba and Brisbane.

Coach

Coaches provide a carefree mode of transport to and around the region. Regular bus services operate between Brisbane, Toowoomba, Warwick, Stanthorpe and beyond, with connections to air, rail and local buses.
Murrays CoachesCrisps CoachesGreyhound Australia
Con-X-ionStonestreets CoachesBus Queensland.

Rail

Queensland Rail operate The Westlander into our region. This scenic journey from Brisbane travels across the Great Dividing Range to Toowoomba, through the rich farmlands of the Darling Downs and continues through the Western Country to its final destination of Charleville.

Road

The region is well connected via highways and road networks including the Cunningham, New England, Warrego, Leichhardt, D’Aguilar, Brisbane Valley and Gore Highways and the Great Inland Way and the Adventure Way. 

Our well maintained highways and meandering country backroads make driving one of the great pleasures of a Southern Queensland Country escape. Keep these driving tips in mind and you'll have a safe and trouble free journey.

See the table below to get an estimate of just how far you will travel to get here.

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