Mount Isa by Bus

Travelling to Mount Isa by bus has long been a favourite of international and local tourists. From the Great Barrier Reef and pristine beaches of Townsville, to the red sand of the north-west , Overlanders’ Way is a sight to behold by bus. Taking you through architecturally rich historic towns, dinosaur graveyards and home of some of the world’s quirkiest events; without even leaving the bitumen.

Follow in the footsteps of Australia’s droving heroes, who drove thousands of cattle from the Northern Territory across Queensland’s west. Discover the unspoilt beauty of the outback by travelling to Mount Isa by bus.

Buses travel from Townsville multiple times a week and trips are roughly 12 hours long. Bus Queensland also offer a hop on, hop off option so you cant soak as much of the North West and you like!

To book, check out the Bus Queensland website.

Fancy getting to Mount Isa another way? Check out our getting here page.