How to get to Tambo How to get to Tambo

Tambo is on the Landsborough Highway and is the halfway point between Mount Isa and Brisbane it is easily accessible by road. From the north you can travel from Alpha to Tambo. Tambo offers the visitor a glimpse into the past, with its lovingly restored buildings, but offers the traveller the all the modern conveniences.

For those who wish to leave the car at home Tambo can be accessed via:

Bus Queensland  operates daily from Brisbane to Mount Isa.

ph: (07) 3288 1333

QantasLink fly between Brisbane and Blackall three times a week; Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Qantas fly between  Brisbane to Charleville 7 days a week.

Spirit of the Outback train -  Service is available from Brisbane to Rockhampton to Barcaldine.

The Westlander Departs Brisbane - Tuesday and Thursday at 7.15pm and Departs Charleville Wednesday and Friday 6.15pm


For enquiries please call Queensland Rail Travel on:
1800 803 009 (option 1) - Train Arrival & Departure information, 24 hours, 7 days a week
1800 TRAINS (1800 872 467) - General Reservations, 7am to 7pm, AEST 7 days a week




Booking Online:

Bus Queensland

Qantas Link

Queensland Rail

Spirit of the Outback timetable

The Westlander timetable



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