There are 7 ways to get from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour 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 Coffs Harbour  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) ADL - CFS

$164 - $326

6 alternative options

Fly to Armidale, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Armidale (ARM) ADL - ARM
  2. Take the bus from University of New England to Coffs Harbour

$264 - $327

Fly to Port Macquarie, bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) ADL - PQQ
  2. Take the bus from Port Macquarie to Coffs Harbour

$217 - $635

Bus  •  28 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Broken Hill
  2. Take the bus from Broken Hill Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 590
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 361
  4. Take the bus from Tamworth to Coffs Harbour

$227 - $282

Train, bus  •  37 h

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Sydney Indian Pacific
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour Gx244 / ...

$336 - $749

Train  •  38 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Sydney Indian Pacific
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Urunga Station 31 / ...

$372 - $784

Drive  •  20 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour 1115.4 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour is to drive which costs $210 - $320 and takes 20 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour is to fly which costs $220 - $450 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour. However, there are services departing from Adelaide and arriving at Coffs Harbour via Broken Hill Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay and Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 21 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Coffs Harbour is 1452 km. The road distance is 1784.7 km.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 21 min and costs $310 - $390.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour, including transfers.

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Adelaide to Coffs Harbour bus services, operated by Buses R Us, depart from Adelaide station.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour is to fly which takes 6 h 24 min and costs $220 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $310 - $390 and takes 28 h 21 min, you could also train, which costs $500 - $1,100 and takes 38 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour.
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  • Distance: 907.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia?

Virgin Australia, Qantas and two other airlines fly from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Broken Hill, Broken Hill Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, and Tamworth in around 28 h 21 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Adelaide to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Adelaide to Armidale via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Adelaide to Armidale via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Adelaide to Armidale via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Adelaide to Armidale via Avalon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $320
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
$290 - $700
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$292
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$490 - $650
Low Gold Single Cabin
$500 - $700
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $800
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $110
Bus operators
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from University of New England to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.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 Port Macquarie to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$13 - $19
Flexifare
$21 - $30
Bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$45 - $65
Flexifare
$55 - $80
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Port Macquarie to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Buses R Us
Phone
(08) 8285 6900
Email
enquiries@busesrus.com.au
Website
lee925.wixsite.com
Bus from Adelaide to Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
lee925.wixsite.com
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Broken Hill Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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