There are 6 ways to get from Gold Coast to Armidale by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane 175 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Armidale

$72 - $105

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Urunga Station 32
  3. Take the bus from Urunga to Armidale

$84 - $128

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Armidale 270.7 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly to Armidale  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Armidale (ARM) BNE - ARM

$193 - $275

Train, fly to Tamworth, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Tamworth (TMW) BNE - TMW
  3. Take the bus from Tamworth to Armidale

$211 - $381

Train, fly to Inverell, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Inverell (IVR) BNE - IVR
  3. Take the bus from Gilgai Coach Stop, Marsh St to Armidale Station, Coach Bay

$75 - $202

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Armidale is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Armidale is to train and fly which takes 4 h 38 min and costs $260 - $380.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Armidale is 327 km. The road distance is 433 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 12 min to get from Gold Coast to Armidale, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Armidale. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Armidale via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Armidale, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Armidale via Brisbane in around 10 h 12 min.

Airlines
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Brisbane to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Brisbane to Inverell
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $22
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $60
1st Class
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Gilgai Coach Stop, Marsh St to Armidale Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Armidale
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Urunga to Armidale
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au

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