There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Kingscliff by plane, bus, train, night bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Gold Coast, line 603 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. SYD - OOL

$53 - $222

5 alternative options

Fly to Brisbane, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. SYD - BNE

$81 - $258

Fly to Ballina, bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. SYD - BNK

$65 - $208

Train, night bus  •  14 h 39 min

  1. 31 / ...
  2. 163

$89 - $128

Train, bus  •  17 h 14 min

  1. 223
  2. 173

$108 - $158

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. 508.9 miles

$70 - $110

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Kingscliff, NSW, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Kingscliff. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Gold Coast, take the walk to Gold Coast Airport, take the line 760 bus to Wharf St at Tweed Mall, take the walk to Tweed Mall, Wharf St, then take the line 603 bus to Kingscliff. Alternatively, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Brisbane, take the walk to International Airport, platform 1, take the train to Varsity Lakes, platform 2, take the walk to Varsity Lakes station, take the line 760 bus to Wharf St at Tweed Mall, take the walk to Tweed Mall, Wharf St, then take the line 603 bus to Kingscliff.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
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
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
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
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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
$17 - $25
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$17 - $22
Standard
$19 - $25
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
$75 - $120
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Central Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Surfside Buslines
Website
surfside.com.au
Bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
surfside.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St to Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Kingscliff is 663 km. The road distance is 814 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Kingscliff is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 9 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Kingscliff is to fly and line 603 bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs $70 - $300.

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Sydney to Kingscliff, including transfers.