There are 7 ways to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth by bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Bus New England Coaches  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St 670T
  2. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Tamworth

$59 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus via Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay 144
  2. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd 141
  3. Take the bus from Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 312

$55 - $79

5 alternative options

Night bus, train, bus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the night bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Casino Station, Coach Bay 166
  2. Take the train from Casino Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1 32
  3. Take the bus from Urunga to Tamworth

$79 - $117

Bus, train  •  16 h

  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 Maitland Station 32
  3. Take the train from Maitland Station to Tamworth Station 223

$87 - $140

Drive  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to Tamworth 291.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Ballina  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Ballina (BNK) to Tamworth (TMW) BNK - TMW

$103 - $359

Bus to Brisbane, fly  •  5 h 11 min

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

$180 - $362

Questions & Answers

The distance between Byron Bay and Tamworth is 375 km. The road distance is 466 km.

The cheapest way to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 5 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 11 min and costs $230 - $490.

No, there is no direct bus from Byron Bay to Tamworth. However, there are services departing from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St and arriving at Tamworth via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St and Tenterfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 36 min to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Byron Bay to Tamworth via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St, Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St, and Tenterfield in around 9 h 36 min. Alternatively, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas fly from Byron Bay to Tamworth 5 times a day.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Ballina to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Ballina to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Casino Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Casino Station to Maitland Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $90
1st Class
$80 - $120
Train from Maitland Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$25 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tenterfield to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Urunga to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Night bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Casino Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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 Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
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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