Transport

All Bridge to Brisbane Day 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 Day. 

PLEASE NOTE: You must show your 2017 race bib to receive free travel. Free travel is only available on Brisbane Transport buses and Queensland Rail’s City Network on Sunday August 27 until 3pm. Ferries are NOT included in the free public transport promotion.

Getting to the 10km Start Line

College Road, Spring Hill

Trains: There will be early train services on event day for participants. Roma Street Station is approximately a 10min walk from the start line.

Line Start Time Closest Station
Ipswich Roma Street Station
Cleveland Roma Street Station
Varsity Lakes & Beenleigh Roma Street Station
Shorncliffe Roma Street Station
Ferny Grove Roma Street Station
Northgate #2 Roma Street Station

Bus/Shuttles: King George Busway is approximately 10mins from the start line.

Depart Arrive Time Route Notes
Eight Mile Plains King George Square Bus Station Departing 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, Queen Street Busway Station to King George Square.
Carindale King George Square Bus Station Departing 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, Mater Hill, South Bank and Cultural Centre Bus Stations then via Victoria Bridge, Queen Street Busway Station to King George Square.
Chermside King George Square Bus Station Departing from Chermside ‘G’ servicing Kedron North Stop 31, then via Northern Busway to Kedron Brook Busway Station, Lutwyche Busway Station, Truro St Busway Station, Windsor Rail Stop13, Federation Street Busway Stop, RBWH Busway Station, then all Busway Stations to King George Square.
Cultural Centre, Southbank

(Loop Service)

King George Square Bus Station Departing from ‘Inbound Platform’ Cultural Centre Busway Station to King George Square Bus Station via Victoria Bridge, Queen Street Busway Station to King George Square.

Parking: As there is no dedicated event carparks we strongly recommend that participants utilise the free public transport as there is limited street parking available

Getting to the 5km Start Line

Captain Burke Park, Kangaroo Point

Trains: There will be earlier train services available for Bridge to Brisbane Day participants. Fortitude Valley Station is the closest stop and is approximately a 2.6km 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 Center Bus Station to the Ann St Bus drop off location.

Line Start Time Closest Station
Ipswich – Roma Street
Cleveland – Roma Street Change to Shuttle at Cultural Centre Bus Station
Varsity Lakes – Roma Street Change to Shuttle at Cultural Centre Bus Station
Shorncliffe – Roma Street Stopping at Fortitude Valley
Ferny Grove – Roma Street Stopping at Fortitude Valley
Northgate #2 – Roma Street Stopping at Fortitude Valley

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. Refer to the below table for bus departure points.

Depart Arrive Time Route Notes
Eight Mile Plains Drop off location TBC 7:00am – 8:30am Departing 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 TBC
Carindale Drop off location TBC 7:30am – 8:30am Departing 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 TBC
Chermside Drop off location TBC 7:30am – 8:30am Departing 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 TBC
Cultural Centre, Southbank

(Loop Service)

Drop Off location TBC 7:50am – 8:50am Departing from ‘Inbound Platform’ Cultural Centre Busway Station to stop TBC

Parking: As there is no dedicated event carparks we strongly recommend that participants utilise the free public transport as there is limited street parking available

FREE TOLLING – GO BETWEEN BRIDGE & CLEM7 TUNNEL

Please note that on event day (Sunday 27 August) between 2am-1pm, various tolls will be waved for the general public and participants. The toll networks will include

  • Go Between Bridge 
  • Clem 7 Tunnel 

Toll free periods will take effect from 2am-1pm on Sunday August 27 2017 only.

Please plan your journey.

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.

Parking

South Bank car park are providing a special discount offer for Bridge to Brisbane Day participants at a rate of $15.00 on race day morning on Sunday 27th August, 2017. 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 B2B17 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.