There are 7 ways to get from Manly to Kingscliff by ferry, plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Ferry, fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  3. Take the bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St

$82 - $350

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Ferry, fly to Brisbane, train  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE) SYD - BNE
  3. Take the train from International Airport station, platform 1 to Robina station, platform 1

$130 - $333

Ferry, fly to Ballina, bus  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Ballina (BNK) SYD - BNK
  3. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St

$112 - $290

Ferry, train, night bus  •  16h 2m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 Mff / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 33 / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St 163

$97 - $173

Ferry, bus  •  16h 36m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 Mff / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Coolangatta Gx243 / ...

$131 - $237

Bus  •  18h

  1. Take the bus from Chatswood to Tweed Heads Pm12

$84 - $123

Drive  •  8h 59m

  1. Drive from Manly to Kingscliff 813.6 km

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Manly to Kingscliff is to bus which costs $80 - $130 and takes 18h.

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The quickest way to get from Manly to Kingscliff is to ferry and fly and bus which costs $80 - $350 and takes 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manly to Kingscliff. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C and arriving at Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St via Chatswood and Tweed Mall, Wharf St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h.

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The distance between Manly and Kingscliff is 654 km. The road distance is 813.6 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Kingscliff without a car is to ferry and train and night bus which takes 16h 2m and costs $95 - $180.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Manly to Kingscliff, including transfers.

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Manly to Kingscliff 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 1h 20m.

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Manly to Kingscliff bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Tweed Heads station.

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What companies run services between Manly, NSW, Australia and Kingscliff, NSW, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Chatswood to Tweed Heads once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 15h 10m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport station, platform 1 to Robina station, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Online
$22 - $28
Standard
$25 - $35
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
11h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $140
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Transport NSW
Economy
$75 - $100
First Class
$100 - $140
Bus operators
Surfside Buslines
Phone
13 12 30
Website
surfside.com.au
Bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Surfside Buslines
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Wharf St Opp Tweed Heads Visitor Info to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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Transport NSW
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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Transport NSW
Night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
Transport NSW
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, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Coolangatta
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
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Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$110 - $150
Premium
$140 - $200
Advantage
$150 - $180
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Chatswood to Tweed Heads
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
Premier Motor Service
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Phone
02 9583 1199
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Manly Fast Ferry
Sydney Ferries
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 1 to Circular Quay, Wharf 3, Side A
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
Sydney Ferries

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Kingscliff is 814 km. It takes approximately 8h 59m to drive from Manly to Kingscliff.

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

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There are 327+ hotels available in Kingscliff. Prices start at $175 AUD per night.

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