There are 4 ways to get from Manly to Coolangatta by ferry, plane, train, night bus, bus or car

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Ferry, fly  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL

$54 - $224

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Ferry, train, night bus  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 31 / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Wharf St At Bay St 161

$90 - $141

Bus  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatswood to Tweed Heads

$93 - $124

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Manly to Coolangatta 516.7 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Manly to Coolangatta. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C and arriving at Tweed Heads via Chatswood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 21 min.

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The distance between Manly and Coolangatta is 662 km. The road distance is 826.8 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Coolangatta without a car is to ferry and train and night bus which takes 17 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Manly to Coolangatta, including transfers.

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Manly to Coolangatta bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Chatswood 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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Manly to Coolangatta bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Tweed Heads station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Coolangatta is 827 km. It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to drive from Manly to Coolangatta.

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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 1034+ hotels available in Coolangatta. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manly to Coolangatta.
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  • Distance: 413.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Manly, NSW, Australia and Coolangatta, QLD, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Manly to Coolangatta once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $120 and the journey takes 15 h 10 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
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
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $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
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$70 - $110
1st Class
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Wharf St At Bay St
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Chatswood to Tweed Heads
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
manlyfastferry.com.au

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