There are 5 ways to get from Nambucca Heads to Gold Coast by train, night bus, bus, car, plane or tram

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, night bus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Urunga Station to Casino Station 31 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd 163

$36 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bowra St - No.25 to Park Av At Little St 360
  2. Take the bus from Park Av At Little St to Saraton Theater, Prince St 372
  3. Take the bus from Prince St At Fitzroy St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St 695
  4. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd 173

$35 - $57

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Nambucca Heads to Gold Coast 225.7 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, fly to Gold Coast  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Bowra St - No.25 to Toormina Shopping Centre
  2. Fly from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Gold Coast (OOL) CFS - OOL

$157 - $396

Bus, fly to Brisbane, train, tram  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Bowra St - No.25 to Toormina Shopping Centre
  2. Fly from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Brisbane (BNE) CFS - BNE
  3. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
  4. Take the tram from Helensvale, platform 5 to Cypress Avenue

$178 - $433

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nambucca Heads to Gold Coast is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nambucca Heads to Gold Coast is to drive which takes 4 h 13 min and costs $40 - $65.

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The distance between Nambucca Heads and Gold Coast is 297 km. The road distance is 361 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Nambucca Heads to Gold Coast, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nambucca Heads to Gold Coast. However, there are services departing from Bowra St - No.25 and arriving at Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd via Park Av At Little St, Prince St At Fitzroy St and Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Nambucca Heads, NSW, Australia and Gold Coast, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Nambucca Heads to Gold Coast via Park Av At Little St, Saraton Theater, Prince St, Prince St At Fitzroy St, and Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St in around 10 h 47 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Gold Coast via Sydney, Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $260
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$26 - $110
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Urunga Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice 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 International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $22
Tram from Helensvale, platform 5 to Cypress Avenue
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Bowra St - No.25 to Park Av At Little St
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Bowra St - No.25 to Toormina Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ryans Bus Service
Website
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Park Av At Little St to Saraton Theater, Prince St
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Prince St At Fitzroy St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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