There are 5 ways to get from Mooloolaba to Byron Bay by bus, train or car

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Bus via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Mooloolaba to Brisbane Gx411 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Byron Bay Visitor Centre Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$20 - $66

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Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Mooloolaba to Brisbane Domestic Airport Gx446 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$21 - $68

Train, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Roma Street, platform 8 Naip / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Byron Bay Visitor Centre Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$23 - $72

Train, bus via Varsity Lakes station  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Central, platform 5
  2. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
  3. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$43 - $61

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Mooloolaba to Byron Bay 164.1 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mooloolaba to Byron Bay. However, there are services departing from Mooloolaba and arriving at Byron Bay Visitor Centre via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Mooloolaba and Byron Bay is 225 km. The road distance is 262.6 km.

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The best way to get from Mooloolaba to Byron Bay without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Mooloolaba to Byron Bay, including transfers.

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Mooloolaba to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Mooloolaba station.

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Mooloolaba to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Byron Easybus, arrive at Byron Bay Visitor Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mooloolaba to Byron Bay is 263 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Mooloolaba to Byron Bay.

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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 Mooloolaba to Byron Bay.
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  • Distance: 140.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

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

You can take a bus from Mooloolaba to Byron Bay via Brisbane and Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop in around 5 h 8 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Roma Street, platform 8
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Central, platform 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Landsborough to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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Queensland Rail Travel
Bus operators
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 Mooloolaba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$7 - $12
Flexifare
$15 - $21
Bus from Brisbane Roma Street to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$13 - $20
Flexifare
$21 - $30
Bus from Mooloolaba to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$9 - $14
Flexifare
$16 - $23
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
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Mooloolaba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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
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

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