There are 3 ways to get from Southport to Coffs Harbour by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport to Coffs Harbour

$40 - $55

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Southport to Coffs Harbour 201.3 miles

$28 - $45

Fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) OOL - CFS

$149 - $383

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The cheapest way to get from Southport to Coffs Harbour is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southport to Coffs Harbour is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southport and arriving at Coffs Harbour. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Southport and Coffs Harbour is 260 km. The road distance is 322.1 km.

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The best way to get from Southport to Coffs Harbour without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $55 - $75.

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The bus from Southport to Coffs Harbour takes 7 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Southport to Coffs Harbour bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Southport station.

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The best way to get from Southport to Coffs Harbour is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $55 - $75. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $200 - $550 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gold Coast Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Southport to Coffs Harbour bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Coffs Harbour station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southport to Coffs Harbour is 322 km. It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to drive from Southport to Coffs Harbour.

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Gold Coast Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southport to Coffs Harbour.
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  • Distance: 162.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Southport, QLD, Australia and Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Southport to Coffs Harbour once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, Virgin Australia, Tigerair Australia and two other airlines fly from Southport to Coffs Harbour hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $300
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Southport to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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