There are 6 ways to get from Lismore to Armidale 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.

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Bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St 670T
  2. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Armidale

$44 - $65

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Casino Station to Urunga Station 32
  2. Take the bus from Urunga to Armidale

$65 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Lismore to Armidale 217.3 miles

$30 - $45

Fly Ballina to Armidale  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Ballina (BNK) to Armidale (ARM) BNK - ARM

$106 - $401

Bus, train to Brisbane, fly to Armidale  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Beenleigh Coach Stop
  2. Take the train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  3. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Armidale (ARM) BNE - ARM

$203 - $290

Fly Lismore to Grafton, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Lismore (LSY) to Grafton (GFN) LSY - GFN
  2. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St
  3. Take the bus from Glen Innes to Armidale

$132 - $181

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The cheapest way to get from Lismore to Armidale is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lismore to Armidale is to drive which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $40 - $60.

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The distance between Lismore and Armidale is 244 km. The road distance is 348 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Lismore to Armidale, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lismore to Armidale. However, there are services departing from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St and arriving at Armidale via Tenterfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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What companies run services between Lismore, NSW, Australia and Armidale, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Lismore to Armidale via Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St and Tenterfield in around 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, Jetstar, Qantas and three other airlines fly from Lismore to Armidale every 4 hours.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Ballina to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Ballina to Armidale via Newcastle, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lismore to Grafton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Ballina to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Brisbane to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Casino Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$13 - $17
Standard
$15 - $20
Bus operators
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
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tenterfield to Armidale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Urunga to Armidale
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Glen Innes to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Beenleigh Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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