There are 5 ways to get from Byron Bay to Port Macquarie by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  9 h 16 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 Wauchope Station 32

$40 - $66

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Bus, train via Grafton Station, Coach Bay  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay 144
  2. Take the train from Grafton Station to Wauchope Station 36 / ...

$45 - $67

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to Port Macquarie 248.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Ballina  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Ballina (BNK) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) BNK - PQQ

$89 - $380

Bus to Brisbane, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) BNE - PQQ

$125 - $291

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The cheapest way to get from Byron Bay to Port Macquarie is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Byron Bay to Port Macquarie is to drive which takes 4 h 44 min and costs $45 - $70.

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The distance between Byron Bay and Port Macquarie is 317 km. The road distance is 398 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Byron Bay to Port Macquarie, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Byron Bay, NSW, Australia and Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia?

Jetstar, Qantas and three other airlines fly from Byron Bay to Port Macquarie 4 times a day.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Ballina to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ballina to Port Macquarie via Newcastle, Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Casino Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Grafton Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
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
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Byron Easybus
Website
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
$35 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au

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