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

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

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Bus via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop  •  6 h

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

$41 - $71

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Bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Noosa Junction to Brisbane Domestic Airport Gx447
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron

$48 - $75

Train, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Cooroy, 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

$49 - $66

Bus, train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Noosa Junction station stop A to Nambour station 631 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nambour, platform 3 to Bowen Hills, platform 3
  3. Take the train from Bowen Hills, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
  4. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$49 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay 184.7 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Maroochydore (MCY) to Gold Coast (OOL) MCY - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$147 - $375

Fly to Ballina  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Maroochydore (MCY) to Ballina (BNK) MCY - BNK

$122 - $354

Shuttle  •  5 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St

$57 - $62

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The cheapest way to get from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Noosa Heads and Byron Bay is 256 km. The road distance is 295.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay. However, there are services departing from Noosa Junction and arriving at Byron Bay Visitor Centre via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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

You can take a bus from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay via Brisbane and Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop in around 6 h. Alternatively, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay 5 times a day.

Airlines
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $340
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $340
Flights from Maroochydore to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Maroochydore to Ballina via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $340
Flights from Maroochydore to Ballina via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Maroochydore to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Melbourne, Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Maroochydore to Gold Coast via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Maroochydore to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Cooroy, platform 1 to Central, platform 5
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
jp.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
$8 - $11
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Nambour, platform 3 to Bowen Hills, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Bowen Hills, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Noosa Junction to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$11 - $17
Flexifare
$19 - $27
Bus from Noosa Junction to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$13 - $19
Flexifare
$21 - $30
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
$23 - $29
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Shuttle from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$57 - $62
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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