From Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop bus to Ballina CBD Tamar St Bus Interchange. 2 h 55 min $57. From Brisbane train to Casino Coach Stop, Canterbury St then night bus to Ballina Coach Stop,Tamar St. 4 h 38 min $44. From King George Square, 2F line 111 bus to Garden City Bus Station, Macgregor St, Stand L then bus to Ballina Coach Stop,Tamar St. 5 h 25 min $43. From Brisbane drive to Ballina. 2 h 1 min $25.