There are 6 ways to get from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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

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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop Northbound - Byron to Brisbane Int. / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Noosa Junction Gx443 / ...

$24 - $69

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Bus Byron Easybus, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop 175
  2. Take the train from Roma Street, platform 9 to Nambour, platform 3
  3. Take the bus from Nambour station to Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza 630 / ...

$28 - $76

Bus, train via Beenleigh Coach Stop  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Beenleigh Coach Stop 175
  2. Take the train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  3. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Cooroy

$30 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads 184.8 miles

$26 - $40

Fly  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Ballina (BNK) to Maroochydore (MCY) BNK - MCY

$181 - $503

Bus, shuttle  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Gold Coast Airport Northbound - Byron to Brisbane Int. / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Gold Coast Airport to Noosa Heads

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The cheapest way to get from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads is to drive which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $35 - $55.

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The distance between Byron Bay and Noosa Heads is 256 km. The road distance is 296 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads. However, there are services departing from Byron Bay Visitor Centre and arriving at Noosa Junction via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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

You can take a bus from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop and Brisbane in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads 5 times a day.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Ballina to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Ballina to Maroochydore via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Ballina to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ballina to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Roma Street, platform 9 to Nambour, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Roma Street, platform 9 to Cooroy, platform 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Nambour
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Cooroy
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Beenleigh Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Noosa Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$11 - $16
Flexifare
$18 - $26
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Nambour station to Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Shuttle from Gold Coast Airport to Noosa Heads
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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