There are 6 ways to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes by bus, train, 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

Bus Crisps Coaches  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Glen Innes

$76 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Grafton City South
  2. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St 141

$45 - $61

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Train, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Grafton Station 32
  3. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St 141

$48 - $71

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Glen Innes 233.9 miles

$30 - $50

Bus to Lismore, fly to Grafton, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Lismore Station, Coach Bay
  2. Fly from Lismore (LSY) to Grafton (GFN) LSY - GFN
  3. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St

$103 - $138

Train to Brisbane, fly to Tamworth, bus  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Tamworth (TMW) BNE - TMW
  3. Take the bus from Tamworth to Glen Innes

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The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Glen Innes. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Glen Innes via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Glen Innes is 254 km. The road distance is 374.2 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 39 min and costs $100 - $120.

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It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes, including transfers.

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Gold Coast to Glen Innes bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Surfers Paradise station.

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The quickest flight from Lismore Airport to Grafton Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes.
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  • Distance: 158.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 39 min

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Glen Innes, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Glen Innes via Brisbane Roma Street and Brisbane in around 7 h 39 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Lismore to Grafton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $22
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Bus operators
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 Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $10
Flexifare
$13 - $19
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Lismore Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Grafton City South
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Glen Innes
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Glen Innes
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
crisps.com.au

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