There are 6 ways to get from Ayers Rock to Byron Bay by bus or plane

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 to Palmerston, fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Marton to Palmerston North
  2. Fly from Palmerston (PMR) to Gold Coast (OOL) PMR - OOL
  3. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$182 - $662

Cheapest option

Bus, bus to Auckland, fly to Gold Coast  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Taumarunui to Hamilton - Central
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton - Central to Auckland International Airport
  3. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Gold Coast (OOL) AKL - OOL
  4. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$129 - $312

4 alternative options

Fly Wanganui to Gold Coast, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Wanganui (WAG) to Gold Coast (OOL) WAG - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$140 - $459

Bus to Wellington, fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Marton to Wellington Airport
  2. Fly from Wellington (WLG) to Gold Coast (OOL) WLG - OOL
  3. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$145 - $529

Fly Wanganui to Brisbane, bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Wanganui (WAG) to Brisbane (BNE) WAG - BNE
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$229 - $680

Bus to Wellington, fly to Brisbane, bus  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Marton to Wellington Airport
  2. Fly from Wellington (WLG) to Brisbane (BNE) WLG - BNE
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$154 - $310

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ayers Rock and Byron Bay is 2353 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 38 min to get from Ayers Rock to Byron Bay, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Palmerston Airport to Gold Coast Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Byron Bay is 2 h behind Ayers Rock. It is currently 1:17 PM in Ayers Rock and 11:17 AM in Byron Bay.

AirAsia X, Qantas, Virgin Australia and two other airlines offer flights from Palmerston Airport to Gold Coast Airport.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Byron Bay. Prices start at $96 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ayers Rock to Wanganui Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Ayers Rock to Byron Bay.
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  • Distance: 1470.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 38 min

What companies run services between Ayers Rock, New Zealand and Byron Bay, NSW, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Marton to Byron Bay. However, you can take the bus to Palmerston North, take the taxi to Palmerston airport, fly to Gold Coast, take the walk to Gold Coast Airport, then take the bus to Byron Bay. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Wanganui airport, fly to Gold Coast, take the walk to Gold Coast Airport, then take the bus to Byron Bay.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Hamilton, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Wellington, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Wellington, Auckland
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Queenstown
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Hamilton, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Wellington, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Wellington, Auckland
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,500
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Wanganui to Brisbane via Auckland, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Wanganui to Gold Coast via Auckland, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast via Christchurch
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Palmerston to Gold Coast via Auckland
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Auckland to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Marton to Palmerston North
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $21
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Marton to Wellington Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Taumarunui to Hamilton - Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Hamilton - Central to Auckland International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $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 Brisbane Airport Domestic to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $22
Flexifare
$23 - $35

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