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

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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 / ...

$23 - $68

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Bus via Gympie Rd at Aspley South, stop 41  •  6 h

  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 Aspley Gympie Road to Noosa Heads Junction

$31 - $69

Bus, train  •  6 h 54 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 / ...

$26 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads 184.8 miles

$26 - $40

Fly  •  7 h

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

$181 - $503

Shuttle  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads

$56 - $61

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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 costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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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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The distance between Byron Bay and Noosa Heads is 256 km. The road distance is 295.7 km.

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The best way to get from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $30 - $95.

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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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Byron Bay to Noosa Heads bus services, operated by Byron Easybus, depart from Byron Bay Visitor Centre station.

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The best way to get from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads is to bus which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $30 - $95. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $250 - $700 and takes 7 h.

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Map of how to get from Byron Bay to Noosa Heads.
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  • Distance: 159.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

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 every 3 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Ballina to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Ballina to Maroochydore via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ballina to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $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
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
$8 - $12
Schedules at
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
$17 - $25
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
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$13 - $20
Flexifare
$22 - $30
Bus from Brisbane to Noosa Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $16
Flexifare
$18 - $26
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 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Noosa Heads Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Noosa Heads Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
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
$5 - $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 Byron Bay to Noosa Heads
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$56 - $61
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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