There are 7 ways to get from Byron Bay to Blue Mountains by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Ballina, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Ballina (BNK) to Sydney (SYD) BNK - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$168 - $333

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Bus Premier Motor Service, train  •  17 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay to Sydney
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Blackheath Station Blue Mountains Line

$155 - $205

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Bus to Gold Coast, fly, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Sydney (SYD) OOL - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$178 - $374

Fly from Lismore, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Lismore (LSY) to Sydney (SYD) LSY - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$256 - $443

Bus to Brisbane, fly, train  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Sydney (SYD) BNE - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$189 - $412

Bus, train via Casino Station  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Casino Station, Coach Bay 172 / ...
  2. Take the train from Casino Station to Strathfield Station 32
  3. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$185 - $251

Drive  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to Blue Mountains 527.4 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The distance between Byron Bay and Blue Mountains is 630 km. The road distance is 843.9 km.

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The best way to get from Byron Bay to Blue Mountains without a car is to bus and train which takes 16 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Byron Bay to Blue Mountains, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ballina Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Byron Bay to Blue Mountains is 844 km. It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to drive from Byron Bay to Blue Mountains.

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Regional Express, Virgin Australia and Jetstar offer flights from Ballina Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 267+ hotels available in Blue Mountains. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Byron Bay to Ballina Airport is to line 640 bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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Map of how to get from Byron Bay to Blue Mountains.
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  • Distance: 394 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 44 min

What companies run services between Byron Bay, NSW, Australia and Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Byron Bay to Blue Mountains. However, you can take the line 640 bus to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport, Southern Cross Dr, take the walk to Ballina airport, fly to Sydney, take the walk to International Airport Station, take the train to Central Station, take the train to Wentworth Falls Station, then take the taxi to Blue Mountains. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Gold Coast Airport, take the walk to Gold Coast airport, fly to Sydney, take the walk to International Airport Station, take the train to Central Station, take the train to Wentworth Falls Station, then take the taxi to Blue Mountains.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Ballina to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Ballina to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ballina to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Ballina to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Lismore to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Casino Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$70 - $110
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Strathfield Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Central Station to Blackheath Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $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 Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$13 - $20
Flexifare
$21 - $30
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Casino Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay to Sydney
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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