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There are 6 ways to get from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus via Brisbane Roma Street  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Noosa Junction to Brisbane Gx411 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma Street to Byron Bay Gx428 / ...

$23 - $71

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Bus Greyhound Australia, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Noosa Junction station stop A to Nambour station 631 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nambour, platform 1 to Roma Street, platform 8
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma Street to Byron Bay

$26 - $77

Bus Byron Easybus  •  7 h 5 min

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

$25 - $73

Bus Byron Easybus, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza to Nambour station 630 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nambour, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre

$35 - $78

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay 184.7 miles

$26 - $40

Shuttle  •  3 h 35 min

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

$55 - $60

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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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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 via Brisbane Roma Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 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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The best way to get from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs $30 - $100.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay, including transfers.

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Noosa Heads to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Noosa Junction station.

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Noosa Heads to Byron Bay bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Byron Bay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Noosa Heads to Byron Bay is 296 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay.

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There are 410+ hotels available in Byron Bay. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Noosa Heads to Byron Bay.
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  • Distance: 159.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

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 Street in around 5 h 40 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Nambour, platform 1 to Roma Street, platform 8
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Nambour, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Nambour to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
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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 Noosa Junction to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$11 - $16
Flexifare
$18 - $26
Bus from Brisbane Roma Street to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $22
Flexifare
$24 - $35
Bus from Noosa Junction to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$12 - $18
Flexifare
$20 - $28
Bus from Brisbane Airport Domestic to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $21
Flexifare
$23 - $35
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Noosa Heads Junction to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Byron Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $28
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Noosa Junction station stop A to Nambour station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza to Nambour station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
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
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $60
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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