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There are 5 ways to get from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay by bus, taxi or car

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Line 777 bus, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 777 bus from Burleigh Heads to Gold Coast Airport 777
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$26 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 700 bus, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 700 bus from Burleigh Heads to Griffith St at Coolangatta East 700
  2. Take the bus from Coolangatta to Byron Bay Gx426 / ...

$11 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay Pm41 / ...

$11 - $21

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay 49.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay 49.4 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay. However, there are services departing from Burleigh Heads and arriving at Byron Bay Visitor Centre via Gold Coast Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Burleigh Heads and Byron Bay is 63 km. The road distance is 79 km.

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The best way to get from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay without a car is to line 777 bus and bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay, including transfers.

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

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Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Byron Easybus, arrive at Byron Bay Visitor Centre station.

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Byron Bay is 1 h ahead of Burleigh Heads. It is currently 1:11 PM in Burleigh Heads and 2:11 PM in Byron Bay.

Yes, the driving distance between Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay is 79 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay.

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Map of how to get from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay.
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay via Gold Coast Airport in around 2 h 18 min.

Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Burleigh Heads to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Bus from Burleigh Heads to Griffith St at Coolangatta East
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Byron Easybus
Phone
+612 6685 7447
Email
info@byronbus.com
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
Byron Easybus
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 Coolangatta to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$5 - $8
Flexifare
$12 - $17
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Premier Motor Service
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Burleigh Heads Coach Stop, Gold Coast Hwy to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Other operators
Taxi from Burleigh Heads to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
GC Cabs
Phone
+61 7 5588 1234
Website
gccabs.com.au

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