There are 8 ways to get from Newcastle to Byron Bay by plane, bus, train or car

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

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

FlyPelican flies from Newcastle to Byron Bay 6 times a week. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Newcastle to Byron Bay twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $140 and the journey takes 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Newcastle to Gold Coast
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Newcastle to Brisbane
Avg. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brisbane
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Newcastle to Gold Coast
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Newcastle to Brisbane
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Ballina
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$16 - $24
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Casino Station
Avg. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$65 - $95
1st Class
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane International Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Avg. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Newcastle to Byron Bay
Avg. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $85
Flexifare
$70 - $110
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

Want to know more about travelling around Australia

Rome2rio's unique Travel Guides provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newcastle to Byron Bay?

The distance between Newcastle and Byron Bay is 507 km. The road distance is 630 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Byron Bay?

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Byron Bay is to drive which costs $85 and takes 7 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newcastle to Byron Bay?

The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Byron Bay is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 41 min and costs $190.

Is there a direct bus between Newcastle and Byron Bay?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newcastle and arriving at Byron Bay. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Newcastle to Byron Bay?

It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Newcastle to Byron Bay, including transfers.