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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.

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Fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  4 h 45 min

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

$151 - $314

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra Airport to Central Station Gx203
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Woodburn Gx243 / ...

$86 - $159

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Fly to Ballina  •  5 h 51 min

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

$88 - $392

Fly to Brisbane, train, bus  •  6 h 37 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 Station, Coach Bay

$163 - $361

Fly to Lismore  •  5 h 8 min

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

$160 - $420

Fly to Grafton, train  •  8 h 17 min

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

$133 - $238

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  18 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Lismore

$108 - $153

Bus, train  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 33 / ...

$106 - $158

Train  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Canberra Station to Central Station 634 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 33 / ...

$102 - $157

Drive  •  11 h 5 min

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

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore is to drive which costs $120 - $190 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 costs $210 - $450 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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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 Sydney and Woodburn Coach Stop, River St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 15 min.

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

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 15 min and costs $120 - $230.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore, including transfers.

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Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Canberra Airport station.

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore is to fly which takes 5 h 51 min and costs $120 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $230 and takes 18 h 15 min, you could also train, which costs $140 - $230 and takes 19 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Canberra Airport to Gold Coast Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Woodburn station.

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Map of how to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore.
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  • Distance: 511.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

Virgin Australia, FlyPelican and three other airlines fly from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore via Sydney, Woodburn, and Woodburn Coach Stop, River St in around 18 h 15 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 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
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Lismore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Canberra to Lismore via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Canberra to Lismore via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Grafton via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Grafton via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $190
Flights from Canberra to Grafton via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Flights from Canberra to Grafton via Gold Coast, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Canberra to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $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
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
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
$12 - $19
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$12 - $16
Standard
$14 - $19
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Grafton Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $15
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Central Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$70 - $110
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Canberra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Phone
+612 6685 7447
Email
info@byronbus.com
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Lismore Transit Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Beenleigh Coach Stop to Lismore Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
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 Canberra Airport to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$23 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45
Bus from Sydney to Woodburn
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$60 - $85
Flexifare
$75 - $110
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
Murrays Coaches
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Lismore
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore is 1001 km. It takes approximately 11 h 5 min to drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Lismore.

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Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Canberra Airport to Gold Coast Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Lismore. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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