There are 8 ways to get from Gosford to Byron Bay 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.

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Train to Sydney, fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Gosford Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  3. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$76 - $251

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Train to Sydney, fly to Ballina  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Gosford Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Ballina (BNK) SYD - BNK

$66 - $210

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Train to Newcastle, fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gosford Station to Newcastle Interchange
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Gold Coast (OOL) NTL - OOL
  3. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$82 - $293

Train to Newcastle, fly to Ballina  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Gosford Station to Newcastle Interchange
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Ballina (BNK) NTL - BNK

$87 - $572

Train to Sydney, fly to Brisbane, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Gosford Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE) SYD - BNE
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$85 - $292

Train, bus  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Gosford Station to Casino Station 31 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St 173 / ...

$73 - $105

Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuggerah Westfield Plaza to Byron Bay

$78 - $104

Drive  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Gosford to Byron Bay 438 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gosford station to Byron Bay. However, there are services departing from Gosford Station, Stand E and arriving at Byron Bay via Tuggerah Westfield Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between Gosford and Byron Bay is 574 km. The road distance is 700.7 km.

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The best way to get from Gosford to Byron Bay without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Gosford to Byron Bay, including transfers.

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Gosford to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Tuggerah Westfield Plaza station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Gosford to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Byron Bay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gosford to Byron Bay is 701 km. It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to drive from Gosford to Byron Bay.

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Qantas, Tigerair Australia, Jetstar and Virgin Australia offer flights from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Byron Bay. Prices start at $96 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gosford to Byron Bay.
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  • Distance: 358.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Gosford, NSW, Australia and Byron Bay, NSW, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Gosford to Byron Bay once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $100 and the journey takes 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Newcastle to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Newcastle to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Gosford Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Gosford Station to Newcastle Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Gosford Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$65 - $95
1st Class
$90 - $140
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
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 Brisbane Airport Domestic to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $22
Flexifare
$23 - $35
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Tuggerah Westfield Plaza to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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