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There are 5 ways to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Grafton Gx423 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St 141

$32 - $57

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Train, bus  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Tenterfield
  3. Take the bus from Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St 328

$61 - $89

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  9h 30m

  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

$44 - $59

Drive  •  4h 32m

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Glen Innes 233.9 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, fly  •  7h 43m

  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

$101 - $135

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

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

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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 Tourist Centre, Church St via Grafton Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 29m.

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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 7h 29m and costs $45 - $80.

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It takes approximately 7h 29m 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 30m.

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Gold Coast to Glen Innes bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St station.

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Glen Innes is 1h ahead of Gold Coast. It is currently 5:47 AM in Gold Coast and 6:47 AM in Glen Innes.

Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Glen Innes.
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  • Distance: 158.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 29m

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 Grafton and Grafton Station, Coach Bay in around 7h 29m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Lismore to Grafton
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
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 Grafton
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$20 - $29
Flexifare
$29 - $40
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Lismore Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Tenterfield
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Grafton City South
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Premier Motor Service

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Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Glen Innes is 374 km. It takes approximately 4h 32m to drive from Gold Coast to Glen Innes.

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Regional Express offers flights from Lismore Airport to Grafton Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Glen Innes. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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