Transport

All Bridge to Brisbane Fun Run participants receive FREE public transport on event day until 3pm!

The start and finish locations are situated in close proximity of major Brisbane transport hubs… So why not leave the car at home and hop on a complimentary bus or train to this year’s Bridge to Brisbane. 

PLEASE NOTE: You must show your 2018 race bib to receive free travel. Free travel is only available on Brisbane Transport buses and Queensland Rail’s City Network on Sunday August 26 until 3pm. Ferries are NOT included in the free public transport promotion.

PLEASE NOTE: The complete course is a tow away zone so please do not park on the course as your vehicle will be towed.

Getting There

All Bridge to Brisbane participants receive FREE PUBLIC TRANSPORT on event day until 3pm! Start and finish locations are situated in close proximity of major Brisbane transport hubs… So why not leave the car at home and hop on a complimentary bus or train to this year’s Bridge to Brisbane.
Plan your journey in advance through Translinks’ Journey Planner.

Please note:

You must show your 2018 race bib to receive free travel. Free travel is only available on Brisbane Transport buses and Queensland Rail’s City Network on Sunday August 26 until 3pm. Ferries are NOT included in the free public transport promotion.

10km Start Line

Roma Street Parkland, Wickham Terrace

Trains: There will be early train services on event day for Bridge to Brisbane participants. These services will be on the Ipswich, Cleveland, Varsity Lakes, Shorncliffe, Ferney Grove and Northgate #2 lines. Roma Street Station is the closest stop to the 10km start line and will be an approximately be a 10 minute walk.

Train timetable is available here. 

Bus/Shuttles: Early bus services will be available to the 10km. These services will leave from Carindale, Chermside and Eight Mile Plains and travel along the busway. There will be buses arriving to departure locations every 10mins.

Refer to the below table for bus departure points. See here for additional bus timetable.

10KM Shuttles to Start Line
DepartStartLast BusRoute Notes
EIGHT MILE PLAINS
Busway Station
Platform 1 Inbound
(run approx. every 10mins)
4:00am6:00amDeparting from Platform ‘1’ Eight Mile Plains Busway Station servicing all inbound Busway Stations at Garden City, Griffith University, Holland park, Greenslopes, Buranda, Mater Hill, South Bank and Cultural Centre then via Victoria Bridge to stop at King George Square.
CARINDALE
Bus Interchange Stop “H”
(run approx. every 10mins)
4:10am5:40amDeparting from Bay ‘H’ Carindale Interchange, servicing all 222 route bus stops at Carina, Camp Hill and Coorparoo then Eastern Busway to Langlands Park Busway Station and Stones Corner Busway Station then (R) onto South Eastern Busway to Buranda Busway Station, (R) Woolloongabba Busway Station, then via Captain Cook to stop at King George Square.
CHERMSIDE
Bus Interchange Stop “D”
(run approx. every 10mins)
4:00am5:30amDeparting from Chermside ‘G’ servicing Kedron North Stop 31, then via Northern Busway to Kedron Brook Busway Station, Lutwyche Busway Station, Truro St Busway Station then via Bowen Bridge Road to stop at King George Square.
CULTURAL CENTRE
Busway Station
Platform 1 Inbound
(run approx. every 10mins)
4:45am6:15amDeparting from ‘Inbound Platform’ Cultural Centre Busway Station to stop at King George Square.

5km Start Line

Captain Burke Park, Kangaroo Point

Trains: There will be earlier train services available for Bridge to Brisbane participants. Fortitude Valley Station is the closest stop and is approximately a 20 minute walk to the start line. Please Note: Ipswich, Cleveland and Varsity Lakes lines do not go directly to Fortitude Valley Station.

Alternatively you can catch a train to South Brisbane station and catch a shuttle bus from the Cultural Centre Bus Station to the Ann St Bus drop off location.

Train timetable will be available here.

Bus/Shuttles: Shuttles will be available to the 5km start. These will arrive on Ann Street and participants will cross the Story Bridge pedestrian footpath, to access the start line area. There will be buses arriving to departure locations every 10mins.

Refer to the below table for bus departure points or see here for a downloadable pdf.

5KM Shuttles to Start Line
DepartStartLast BusRoute Notes
EIGHT MILE PLAINS
Busway Station
Platform 1 Inbound
(run approx. every 10mins)
7:00am8:30amDeparting from Platform ‘1’ Eight Mile Plains Busway Station servicing all inbound Busway Stations at Garden City, Griffith University, Holland park, Greenslopes, Buranda, Mater Hill, South Bank and Cultural Centre then via Victoria Bridge to stop at Ann St.
CARINDALE
Bus Interchange Stop “H”
(run approx. every 10mins)
7:30am8:30amDeparting from Bay ‘H’ Carindale Interchange, servicing all 222 route bus stops at Carina, Camp Hill and Coorparoo then Eastern Busway to Langlands Park Busway Station and Stones Corner Busway Station then (R) onto South Eastern Busway to Buranda Busway Station, (R) Woolloongabba Busway Station, then via Captain Cook to stop Ann St.
CHERMSIDE
Bus Interchange Stop “D”
(run approx. every 10mins)
7:30am8:30amDeparting from Chermside ‘G’ servicing Kedron North Stop 31, then via Northern Busway to Kedron Brook Busway Station, Lutwyche Busway Station, Truro St Busway Station then via Bowen Bridge Road to stop Ann St.
CULTURAL CENTRE
Busway Station
Platform 1 Inbound
(run approx. every 10mins)
7:50am8:50amDeparting from ‘Inbound Platform’ Cultural Centre Busway Station to stop Ann St.

South Bank Car Park

South Bank car park are providing a special discount offer for Bridge to Brisbane participants at a rate of $15.00 on race day morning on Sunday 26th August, 2018. The discount is available for purchase via this online booking system only. The discounted rate of $15.00 is available only between the hours of entry from 3:00am and exit by 10:30am. To obtain the discount B2B18 must be entered into the voucher box under the date.  If a participant stays after 10:30am, they will be charged the applicable casual rate from the time of entry. This offer is only available to the first 700 vehicles.Parking: As there is no dedicated event car parks we strongly recommend that participants utilise the free public transport as there is limited street parking available

Finish Village

Little Stanley Street, South Bank

Trains:  South Brisbane Station (QPAC end of Grey Street) is the recommended station to catch post event which is only a short walk from the South Bank Finish Village

Buses: South Bank Busway and the Cultural Centre Busway is only a short walk from the South Bank Finish Village.

Parking: Due to the large volume of road closures we do strongly advise to take the FREE public transport.  However we know this is not always possible.

Return Shuttle Services
Departing from South Bank Busway StationStartLast Bus
to EIGHT MILE PLAINS
Busway Station
Platform 1 Inbound
(run approx. every 10mins)
7:00am12noon
to CARINDALE
Bus Interchange Stop “H”
(run approx. every 10mins)
7:00am12noon
CHERMSIDE
Bus Interchange Stop “D”
(run approx. every 10mins)
7:00am12noon

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