There are 5 ways to get from Adelaide to Byron Bay by plane, 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

Fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. ADL - OOL

$115 - $362

4 alternative options

Fly to Ballina  •  7 h 34 min

  1. ADL - BNK

$190 - $400

Fly to Brisbane, bus  •  8 h

  1. ADL - BNE

$117 - $363

Train, bus  •  42 h 34 min

  1. 31 / ...
  2. 173 / ...

$383 - $821

Drive  •  22 h 36 min

  1. 1219.3 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Byron Bay, NSW, Australia?

FlyPelican, Virgin Australia and three other airlines fly from Adelaide to Byron Bay hourly.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane via Canberra
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane via Canberra
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Maroochydore, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $390
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $350
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Ballina via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Sydney
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$301
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$500 - $700
Low Gold Single Cabin
$500 - $700
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $850
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
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
$35 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Adelaide and Byron Bay is 1580 km. The road distance is 1951 km.

The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Byron Bay is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $490 and takes 5 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Byron Bay is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 21 min and costs $150 - $490.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Adelaide to Byron Bay, including transfers.