There are 4 ways to get from Gold Coast to Tenterfield by bus, train 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.

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Bus  •  5 h 43 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 670T

$14 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, bus New England Coaches  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Tenterfield

$59 - $83

Train, bus via Casino Shopping Plaza, Canterbury St  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Casino Station 32
  3. Take the bus from Casino Shopping Plaza, Canterbury St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St

$29 - $44

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Tenterfield 176.4 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Tenterfield is to bus which costs $18 - $40 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Tenterfield is to drive which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $30 - $50.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Tenterfield is 181 km. The road distance is 282 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Gold Coast to Tenterfield, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Tenterfield. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Tenterfield via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St in around 5 h 43 min.

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
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$17 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $35
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 - $21
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
Bus from Casino Shopping Plaza, Canterbury St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au

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