There are 4 ways to get from Gold Coast to Tamworth by train, plane, bus or car

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 to Brisbane, fly  •  4 h 37 min

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

$174 - $329

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St 164 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
  3. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Tamworth

$64 - $102

2 alternative options

Fly from Gold Coast  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Tamworth (TMW) OOL - TMW

$162 - $221

Drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Tamworth 338.9 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Tamworth is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Tamworth is to train and fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs $230 - $450.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Tamworth is 420 km. The road distance is 542 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Gold Coast to Tamworth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Tamworth. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Tamworth via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St and Tenterfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 59 min.

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

Virgin Australia, Qantas and two other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Tamworth hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gold Coast to Tamworth via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St, Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St, and Tenterfield in around 10 h 59 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Flights from Gold Coast to Tamworth via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Flights from Gold Coast to Tamworth via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Flights from Gold Coast to Tamworth via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
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 International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $23
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 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 Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au

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