How to Reach Rockhampton - 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
Dakabin to Rockhampton 467.25 km 7 hours 47 mins
Deception bay to Rockhampton 467.62 km 7 hours 47 mins
North lakes to Rockhampton 469.24 km 7 hours 49 mins
Albany creek to Rockhampton 475.46 km 7 hours 55 mins
Ipswich to Rockhampton 484.36 km 8 hours 4 mins
Ashgrove to Rockhampton 484.91 km 8 hours 4 mins
Kelvin grove to Rockhampton 486.01 km 8 hours 6 mins
Hendra to Rockhampton 487.77 km 8 hours 7 mins
Fortitude valley to Rockhampton 488.58 km 8 hours 8 mins
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