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There are 4 ways to get from Coolangatta to Byron Bay by bus, taxi or car

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Bus via Gold Coast Airport  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Byron Bay Express / ...

$22 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h

  1. Take the bus from Coolangatta to Byron Bay Gx421 / ...

$8 - $26

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  46m

  1. Take a taxi from Coolangatta to Byron Bay 41.8 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  46m

  1. Drive from Coolangatta to Byron Bay 41.8 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Coolangatta to Byron Bay is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Coolangatta to Byron Bay is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Coolangatta and arriving at Byron Bay. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Coolangatta and Byron Bay is 54 km. The road distance is 66.8 km.

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The best way to get from Coolangatta to Byron Bay without a car is to bus via Gold Coast Airport which takes 1h 44m and costs $22 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Coolangatta to Byron Bay, including transfers.

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Coolangatta to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Gold Coast Airport station.

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Coolangatta to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Skybus, arrive at Byron Bay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coolangatta to Byron Bay is 67 km. It takes approximately 46m to drive from Coolangatta to Byron Bay.

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There are 654+ hotels available in Byron Bay. Prices start at $165 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Coolangatta to Byron Bay.
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  • Distance: 33.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

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

Skybus operates a bus from Coolangatta to Byron Bay every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $28 and the journey takes 55m. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Skybus
Byron Easybus
Phone
+612 6685 7447
Email
info@byronbus.com
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Byron Easybus
Byron Bay Express
Phone
+61 418 364 364
Email
bookings@byronbayexpress.com.au
Website
byronbayexpress.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
byronbayexpress.com.au
Book at
byronbayexpress.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 Coolangatta to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early bird
$20 - $26
Advantage
$16 - $22
Premium
$23 - $24
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Tweed Heads Information Centre to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Premier Motor Service
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Other operators
Taxi from Coolangatta to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
46m
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Tweed Heads Coolangatta Taxi Service
Phone
+61 7 5536 3371
Website
tweedtaxis.com.au
Kingscliff Tweed Coast Taxis
Phone
1300992487
Website
131008.com

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