There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Coffs Harbour 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.

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Fly to Coffs Harbour  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) SYD - CFS

$54 - $196

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour Gx244 / ...

$45 - $85

5 alternative options

Fly to Grafton, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Grafton (GFN) SYD - GFN
  2. Take the bus from Grafton City South to Coffs Harbour

$188 - $247

Fly to Armidale, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM
  2. Take the bus from University of New England to Coffs Harbour

$164 - $367

Train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Urunga Station 31 / ...

$81 - $114

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatswood to Coffs Harbour

$56 - $83

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Coffs Harbour 330.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Coffs Harbour is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Coffs Harbour is to fly which costs $70 - $270 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sydney and arriving at Coffs Harbour. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Coffs Harbour is 436 km. The road distance is 529.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Coffs Harbour without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 15 min and costs $60 - $110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Sydney to Coffs Harbour, including transfers.

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Sydney to Coffs Harbour bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Sydney station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Coffs Harbour is to fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs $70 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $110 and takes 8 h 15 min, you could also train, which costs $110 - $160 and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Sydney to Coffs Harbour bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Coffs Harbour station.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Coffs Harbour.
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  • Distance: 272.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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

Virgin Australia, Tigerair Australia and Qantas fly from Sydney to Coffs Harbour every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 15 min. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Grafton City South to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Chatswood to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$45 - $65
Flexifare
$55 - $85

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