There are 4 ways to get from Sydney to Coolangatta by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL

$50 - $217

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Bus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Tweed Heads

$90 - $120

Train, night bus  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 31 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Wharf St At Bay St 161

$88 - $127

Drive  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Coolangatta 513 miles

$70 - $110

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sydney and arriving at Tweed Heads. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Coolangatta is 671 km. The road distance is 820.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Coolangatta without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Sydney to Coolangatta, including transfers.

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Sydney to Coolangatta bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Sydney station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Coolangatta is to fly which takes 3 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Sydney to Coolangatta bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Tweed Heads station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Coolangatta is 821 km. It takes approximately 9 h 13 min to drive from Sydney to Coolangatta.

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

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Coolangatta.
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  • Distance: 419.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Coolangatta, QLD, Australia?

Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Sydney to Coolangatta hourly. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Sydney to Coolangatta once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $120 and the journey takes 15 h 30 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Casino Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$70 - $110
1st Class
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Tweed Heads
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Wharf St At Bay St
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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