There are 4 ways to get from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads by bus, car, plane or train

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Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Macquarie to Coolangatta Gx243 / ...

$35 - $75

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Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads 280.8 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Gold Coast  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Port Macquarie (PQQ) to Gold Coast (OOL) PQQ - OOL

$195 - $608

Fly to Brisbane, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Port Macquarie (PQQ) to Brisbane (BNE) PQQ - BNE
  2. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2

$122 - $263

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The cheapest way to get from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Macquarie and arriving at Coolangatta. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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The distance between Port Macquarie and Tweed Heads is 366 km. The road distance is 449.3 km.

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The best way to get from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 5 min and costs $50 - $100.

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The bus from Port Macquarie to Coolangatta takes 8 h 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Port Macquarie station.

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The best way to get from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads is to bus which takes 8 h 5 min and costs $50 - $100. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $260 - $850 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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There is no direct flight from Port Macquarie Airport to Gold Coast Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Coolangatta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads is 449 km. It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to drive from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads.

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Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Port Macquarie Airport to Gold Coast Airport.

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Map of how to get from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads.
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  • Distance: 229.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

What companies run services between Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia and Tweed Heads, NSW, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $75 and the journey takes 8 h 5 min. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Virgin Australia, Qantas and Jetstar fly from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads every 2 hours.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Port Macquarie to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Port Macquarie to Gold Coast via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Port Macquarie to Gold Coast via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Port Macquarie to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Port Macquarie to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$16 - $21
Standard
$19 - $24
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 Port Macquarie to Coolangatta
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$35 - $60
Flexifare
$50 - $75
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Port Macquarie to Tweed Heads
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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