There are 5 ways to get from Coolangatta to Sydney by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Gold Coast  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Sydney (SYD) OOL - SYD

$50 - $216

4 alternative options

Train to Brisbane, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Sydney (SYD) BNE - SYD

$77 - $252

Bus, train  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Casino Station, Coach Bay 174 / ...
  2. Take the train from Casino Station to Central Station 32

$86 - $126

Bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tweed Heads to Sydney

$90 - $130

Drive  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Coolangatta to Sydney 513.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Coolangatta to Sydney is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Coolangatta to Sydney is to fly which costs $65 - $300 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tweed Heads and arriving at Sydney. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 15 h 35 min.

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The distance between Coolangatta and Sydney is 671 km. The road distance is 821.7 km.

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The best way to get from Coolangatta to Sydney without a car is to bus and train which takes 15 h 3 min and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Coolangatta to Sydney, including transfers.

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Coolangatta to Sydney bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Tweed Heads station.

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The best way to get from Coolangatta to Sydney is to fly which takes 2 h 54 min and costs $65 - $300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $170 and takes 15 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Gold Coast Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Coolangatta to Sydney bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Sydney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coolangatta to Sydney is 822 km. It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to drive from Coolangatta to Sydney.

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

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Map of how to get from Coolangatta to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 419.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

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

Jetstar, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Coolangatta to Sydney hourly. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Coolangatta to Sydney once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 15 h 35 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$16 - $21
Standard
$18 - $24
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Casino Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $110
1st Class
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Casino Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Tweed Heads to Sydney
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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