There are 8 ways to get from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga 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  •  7 h 48 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 Prince St At Fitzroy St 695
  3. Take the bus from Prince St And Pound St to Beach St And Fawcett St 372

$27 - $46

7 alternative options

Bus via Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
  2. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St 144
  3. Take the bus from Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St to Prince St At Fitzroy St 695
  4. Take the bus from Prince St And Pound St to Beach St And Fawcett St 372

$51 - $73

Train, bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 7
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Grafton Station 32
  3. Take the bus from Pacific Hwy And Hunter St to Solitary Islands Way After Safety Beach Dr 372

$48 - $76

Bus via Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St
  2. Take the bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay 144
  3. Take the bus from Prince St And Pound St to Beach St And Fawcett St 372

$48 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga 181.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) OOL - CFS

$201 - $449

Train to Brisbane, fly to Coffs Harbour  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) BNE - CFS

$223 - $487

Bus to Lismore, fly to Grafton, bus  •  6 h 36 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 Pacific Hwy And Hunter St to Beach St And Fawcett St

$101 - $136

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

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St, Prince St At Fitzroy St, and Prince St And Pound St in around 7 h 48 min. Alternatively, Virgin Australia, Qantas and two other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Lismore to Grafton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $300
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Brisbane to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 7
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $20
Standard
$18 - $23
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
$28 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
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 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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
$11 - $16
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
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Prince St At Fitzroy St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Evans Head Coach Stop, Woodburn St to Prince St At Fitzroy St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Ryans Bus Service
Website
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Prince St And Pound St to Beach St And Fawcett St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Pacific Hwy And Hunter St to Solitary Islands Way After Safety Beach Dr
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Pacific Hwy And Hunter St to Beach St And Fawcett St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gold Coast and Woolgoolga is 236 km. The road distance is 290 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga is to drive which takes 3 h 24 min and costs $30 - $50.

No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Beach St And Fawcett St via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St and Prince St And Pound St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Gold Coast to Woolgoolga, including transfers.