There are 4 ways to get from Ballina to Coffs Harbour by bus, night 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

Bus via Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St 660 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St to Prince St At Fitzroy St 695
  3. Take the bus from Prince St And Pound St to Park Av - No.20 372

$20 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus Transport NSW  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay 144
  2. Take the bus from Prince St And Pound St to Park Av - No.20 372

$32 - $46

Night bus, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the night bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Casino Station, Coach Bay 166
  2. Take the train from Casino Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1 32

$56 - $84

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Ballina to Coffs Harbour 131.5 miles

$18 - $28

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

You can take a bus from Ballina to Coffs Harbour via Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St, Prince St At Fitzroy St, and Prince St And Pound St in around 6 h.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Casino Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Ballina Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Night bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Casino Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St to Prince St At Fitzroy St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Ryans Bus Service
Website
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Prince St And Pound St to Park Av - No.20
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ballina to Coffs Harbour?

The distance between Ballina and Coffs Harbour is 165 km. The road distance is 210 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ballina to Coffs Harbour?

The cheapest way to get from Ballina to Coffs Harbour is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 2 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ballina to Coffs Harbour?

The quickest way to get from Ballina to Coffs Harbour is to drive which takes 2 h 32 min and costs $24 - $35.

Is there a direct bus between Ballina and Coffs Harbour?

No, there is no direct bus from Ballina to Coffs Harbour. However, there are services departing from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St and arriving at Park Av - No.20 via Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St and Prince St And Pound St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

How long does it take to get from Ballina to Coffs Harbour?

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Ballina to Coffs Harbour, including transfers.