There are 8 ways to get from Byron Bay to Rockhampton by bus, plane, train or car

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

Recommended option

Bus to Gold Coast, fly to Rockhampton  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Rockhampton (ROK) OOL - ROK

$215 - $1,931

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop Northbound - Byron to Brisbane Int. / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Rockhampton Gx443 / ...

$73 - $153

6 alternative options

Bus to Brisbane, fly to Rockhampton  •  6 h 29 min

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

$99 - $350

Bus to Brisbane, fly to Gladstone, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Gladstone (GLT) BNE - GLT
  3. Take the train from Gladstone to Rockhampton

$149 - $396

Bus, train  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop Northbound - Byron to Brisbane Int. / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Rockhampton Tilt Train / ...

$88 - $153

Bus, train via Beenleigh Coach Stop  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Beenleigh Coach Stop 175
  2. Take the train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  3. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Rockhampton

$91 - $134

Bus Bus Queensland  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Springwood Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
  3. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Rockhampton

$99 - $143

Drive  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to Rockhampton 488.2 miles

$65 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Byron Bay to Rockhampton is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 9 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Byron Bay to Rockhampton is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 22 min and costs $280 - $2,600.

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The distance between Byron Bay and Rockhampton is 663 km. The road distance is 781 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Byron Bay to Rockhampton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Byron Bay to Rockhampton. However, there are services departing from Byron Bay Visitor Centre and arriving at Rockhampton via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 50 min.

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

You can take a bus from Byron Bay to Rockhampton via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop and Brisbane in around 14 h 50 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Gladstone to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
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
$23 - $29
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
$35 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
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
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Beenleigh Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$60 - $85
Flexifare
$75 - $110
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Springwood Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au

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