There are 4 ways to get from Burleigh Heads to Ballina by bus, night bus or car

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Line 777 bus, bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 777 bus from Burleigh Heads to Gold Coast Airport 777
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Ballina CBD Tamar St Bus Interchange Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Casino

$29 - $40

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Night bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St 166

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Burleigh Heads to Ballina Pm41

$18 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Burleigh Heads to Ballina 62.4 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Burleigh Heads to Ballina is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burleigh Heads to Ballina is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burleigh Heads to Ballina. However, there are services departing from Burleigh Heads and arriving at Ballina CBD Tamar St Bus Interchange via Gold Coast Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Burleigh Heads and Ballina is 86 km. The road distance is 99.9 km.

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The best way to get from Burleigh Heads to Ballina without a car is to line 777 bus and bus which takes 2 h 43 min and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Burleigh Heads to Ballina, including transfers.

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Burleigh Heads to Ballina bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from Burleigh Heads station.

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Burleigh Heads to Ballina bus services, operated by Byron Easybus, arrive at Ballina CBD Tamar St Bus Interchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burleigh Heads to Ballina is 100 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Burleigh Heads to Ballina.

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There are 263+ hotels available in Ballina. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Burleigh Heads to Ballina.
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  • Distance: 53.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

What companies run services between Burleigh Heads, QLD, Australia and Ballina, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Burleigh Heads to Ballina via Gold Coast Airport in around 2 h 43 min.

Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Ballina CBD Tamar St Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Burleigh Heads to Ballina
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Night bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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