There are 10 ways to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore by plane, bus, 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

Fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Gold Coast (OOL) CBR - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Lismore Transit Centre

$152 - $314

Cheapest option

Fly to Ballina  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Ballina (BNK) CBR - BNK

$89 - $412

8 alternative options

Fly to Brisbane, train, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Brisbane (BNE) CBR - BNE
  2. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Beenleigh, platform 1
  3. Take the bus from Beenleigh Coach Stop to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St

$165 - $363

Fly to Lismore  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Lismore (LSY) CBR - LSY

$160 - $420

Fly to Grafton, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Grafton (GFN) CBR - GFN
  2. Take the train from Grafton Station to Casino Station

$189 - $437

Bus, train  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 31 / ...

$100 - $171

Train  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Canberra Station to Central Station 634 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 31 / ...

$109 - $169

Bus, train via Fassifern Station  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney Central Station
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
  3. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Grafton Station 31 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Prince St At Fitzroy St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St 695

$94 - $157

Bus  •  23 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 781
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 791
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 361
  4. Take the bus from Tamworth to Tenterfield
  5. Take the bus from Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St

$116 - $175

Drive  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore 625.7 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $200 - $430.

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The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Lismore is 818 km. The road distance is 1001 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore. However, there are services departing from Canberra Airport and arriving at Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St via Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Tamworth and Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Canberra Airport (CBR), Australia and Lismore, NSW, Australia?

FlyPelican, Virgin Australia and five other airlines fly from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore via Wentworth Av opposite station, Canberra Station, Central Station, Casino Station, and Casino Station, Coach Bay in around 19 h 25 min.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Lismore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Canberra to Lismore via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Lismore via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Canberra to Lismore via Newcastle, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Canberra to Grafton via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Grafton via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Canberra to Grafton via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Beenleigh, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$13 - $17
Standard
$15 - $20
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Grafton Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Central Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Canberra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $20
1st Class
$19 - $28
Train from Fassifern Station to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Lismore Transit Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Beenleigh Coach Stop to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$24 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Prince St At Fitzroy St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au

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