The Great Inland Way Travel Connections

Current as of 2 September, 2018

To ensure you get the best available fares we recommend you book your connections as early as possible. 

How to get to St George*

Travel by plane:
Regional Express (REX) flies between Brisbane and St George every Sunday and Wednesday morning departing Brisbane at 7.55am, arriving at St George at 9.55am.

If you fly into St George on Sunday, 16 June, 2019 we will meet you at the Airport.

Travel by bus:
Bus Queensland operates a Sunday service between Brisbane and St George, via Toowoomba, departing Brisbane at 6.15am and arriving in St George at 4.00pm. We can meet you at the bus stop in St George.

Travel from Canberra with Mulga Bicycle Tours:
We will be driving to St George over three days departing Canberra on Wednesday, 12 June, 2019, and we will have two spare seats in our vehicle. Please contact us if you would like to travel with us.

 

How to get to Roma*

If you are unable to start the tour in St George you are welcome to join us for the start of Day 4 in Roma (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019).

When selecting your mode of transport please ensure you can arrive at the Roma Mid Town Motor Inn no later than 7.30am on the Wednesday morning to enable us to check you in and complete our pre-tour briefing with you.

We will be leaving Roma at 9.00am and we will be unable to delay our departure if your flight or train has been delayed. To avoid missing the tour we recommend you arrive in Roma no later than Tuesday 18 June, 2019.

Travel by plane:
QANTAS flies between Brisbane and Roma with connections from all capital cities on Tuesday.

  • Depart Brisbane 6.00am / Arrive Roma 7.10am
  • Depart Brisbane 9.45am / Arrive Roma 10.55am
  • Depart Brisbane 4.50am / Arrive Roma 6.00pm 

Travel by bus:
Bus Queensland operates a daily service between Brisbane and Roma departing Brisbane at 6.15am, arriving in Roma at 2.38pm. You will need to book the Tuesday service and on arrival in Roma make your own way to the Roma Mid Town Motor Inn, as we may still be riding at this time.

Travel by train:
Queensland Rail operates the 'The Westlander'train between Brisbane and Roma departing Brisbane on Tuesday evenings at 7.15pm, arriving in Roma at 6.15am on Wednesday morning. As long as there are no delays you will be in time to meet us for breakfast before our day’s ride to Injune.

 

Getting home from Emerald*

Travel by plane:
QANTAS flies between Emerald and Brisbane with connections to all capital cities on Thursday.

  • Depart Emerald 9.00am / Arrive Brisbane 10.25am
  • Depart Emerald 3.30pm / Arrive Brisbane 4.55pm
  • Depart Emerald 6.00pm / Arrive Brisbane 7.45pm

Virgin Australia flies between Emerald and Brisbane with connections to all capital cities on Thursday.

  • Depart Emerald 10.00am / Arrive Brisbane 11.25am
  • Depart Emerald 3.10pm / Arrive Brisbane 4.40pm

Travel by train:
Queensland Rail operates the 'Spirit of the Outback' train between Emerald and Brisbane departing Emerald each Thursday at 7.33pm, arriving in Brisbane each Friday at 11.55am.


*Note: The above may not be a complete coverage of all the travel options available.