How to Reach Rockhampton, Australia

The Easiest Way to Reach Rockhampton


  • By Air: Rockhampton Airport has flight coming in from Sydney, Cairn, Brisbane and Townsville. Flights are pretty cheap.
  • By Road: The most popular approach is by Bruce Highway, which links Rockhampton to Townsville in the north to Brisbane and Sydney in the South.
  • By Rail: There are trains available from Brisbane.


  • By Taxi/Car: Traffic isn’t a problem, so by all means rent a car if you want. You can get around the town centre on foot, and if you want to strike out of town, then you could rent a taxi.
  • By Bicycle: If you want to cover larger distances cheaply within city limits, see if you can rent a bicycle.

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Modes of Transportation in Rockhampton

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Rockhampton. The most preferred mode of transport in Rockhampton is Car.

Average distance: 25 km Average time: 26.5 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 26.5 min Overall average time for 25 kms 26.5 min

How to Reach Rockhampton from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Mackay to Rockhampton 260.22 km 4 hours 20 mins
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