There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Byron Bay by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Byron Easybus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Byron Bay Visitor Centre Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Garden City Bus Station, Macgregor St, Stand L to Jonson St Opp Tourist Information Centre Pm41

$24 - $32

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2 Bdvl / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Byron Bay 104.1 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Byron Bay is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Byron Bay is to drive which takes 1 h 49 min and costs $20 - $30.

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The distance between Brisbane and Byron Bay is 143 km. The road distance is 167 km.

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The bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Byron Bay Visitor Centre takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop and arriving at Byron Bay Visitor Centre. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Byron Bay, NSW, Australia?

Byron Easybus operates a bus from Brisbane to Byron Bay every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Garden City Bus Station, Macgregor St, Stand L to Jonson St Opp Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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