There are 7 ways to get from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra by train, bus, 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

Train  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Urunga Station, Platfrom 1 to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Landsborough, platform 1 Ipna / ...

$80 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  15 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Park Av - No.20 to Prince St Near Pound St 372
  2. Take the bus from Prince St At Fitzroy St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St 695
  3. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Springwood Bus Station
  4. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Landsborough, platform 1

$60 - $83

5 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Park Av - No.20 to Prince St Near Pound St 372
  2. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St 143
  3. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Domestic Airport
  4. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Mooloolaba

$82 - $130

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra 299.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Coffs Harbour to Maroochydore  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Maroochydore (MCY) CFS - MCY

$110 - $365

Fly Coffs Harbour to Brisbane, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Brisbane (BNE) CFS - BNE
  2. Take the train from Eagle Junction, platform 4 to Landsborough, platform 1

$174 - $425

Bus to Armidale, fly to Brisbane, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour to University of New England
  2. Fly from Armidale (ARM) to Brisbane (BNE) ARM - BNE
  3. Take the train from Eagle Junction, platform 4 to Landsborough, platform 1

$238 - $336

What companies run services between Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia and Caloundra, QLD, Australia?

You can take a train from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra via Urunga, Urunga Station, Platfrom 1, Brisbane, Roma Street, platform 7, Central, platform 3, Central, platform 6, Landsborough, platform 1, and Landsborough station in around 10 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra via Prince St Near Pound St, Prince St And Pound St, Bent St - Opp.No, Grafton Station, Coach Bay, Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St, Byron Bay Visitor Centre, Brisbane Domestic Airport, Mooloolaba, and Brisbane Rd at Mooloolaba Bowls Club in around 12 h 55 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Maroochydore via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Maroochydore via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $350
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$26 - $110
Flights from Armidale to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$25 - $100
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Maroochydore via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Maroochydore via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Urunga Station, Platfrom 1 to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $80
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 6 to Landsborough, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Eagle Junction, platform 4 to Landsborough, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Bus operators
Ryans Bus Service
Website
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Park Av - No.20 to Prince St Near Pound St
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Mooloolaba
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $23
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $13
Flexifare
$16 - $23
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
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Springwood Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra?

The distance between Coffs Harbour and Caloundra is 388 km. The road distance is 480 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra?

The cheapest way to get from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra?

The quickest way to get from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra is to drive which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $55 - $85.

Is there a direct bus between Coffs Harbour and Caloundra?

No, there is no direct bus from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra. However, there are services departing from Park Av - No.20 and arriving at Caloundra station via Prince St And Pound St, Grafton Station, Coach Bay, Byron Bay Visitor Centre, Brisbane Domestic Airport and Brisbane Rd at Mooloolaba Bowls Club. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra?

It takes approximately 10 h 38 min to get from Coffs Harbour to Caloundra, including transfers.