There are 6 ways to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  10 h 49 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 Urunga Station 32
  3. Take the bus from Urunga to Tamworth

$78 - $110

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Bus New England Coaches  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay to Coffs Harbour
  2. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour to Tamworth

$80 - $110

Bus Crisps Coaches  •  11 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 Tamworth

$97 - $126

Drive  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to Tamworth 291.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Ballina  •  5 h 45 min

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

$102 - $358

Bus to Brisbane, fly  •  5 h 26 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

$178 - $358

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The cheapest way to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth is to bus and fly which costs $240 - $500 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Byron Bay to Tamworth. However, there are services departing from Byron Bay and arriving at Tamworth via Coffs Harbour. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Byron Bay and Tamworth is 375 km. The road distance is 466.3 km.

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The best way to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 49 min and costs $100 - $160.

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It takes approximately 10 h 49 min to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth, including transfers.

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Byron Bay to Tamworth bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Byron Bay station.

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The best way to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth is to bus which takes 11 h and costs $110 - $160. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $140 - $500 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ballina Airport to Tamworth Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Byron Bay to Tamworth bus services, operated by New England Coaches, arrive at Tamworth station.

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Map of how to get from Byron Bay to Tamworth.
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  • Distance: 234.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from Byron Bay to Tamworth via Coffs Harbour in around 11 h. Alternatively, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas fly from Byron Bay to Tamworth every 4 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Ballina to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
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
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $30
1st Class
$29 - $45
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
$6 - $10
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
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Urunga to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
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
$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
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$13 - $20
Flexifare
$22 - $30
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$84
Schedules at
crisps.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Byron Bay to Tamworth is 466 km. It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to drive from Byron Bay to Tamworth.

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Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Ballina Airport to Tamworth Airport.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Tamworth. 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 $10.

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