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

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

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  2. Take the line 603 bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St

$53 - $222

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Fly to Brisbane, train  •  7 h 3 min

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

$80 - $257

Fly to Ballina, bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Ballina (BNK) SYD - BNK
  2. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St

$65 - $208

Train, night bus  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Casino Station 31 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Casino Station, Coach Bay to Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St 163

$86 - $122

Bus  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Coolangatta Gx243 / ...

$77 - $129

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Kingscliff 508.9 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Kingscliff is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 9 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Kingscliff is to fly and line 603 bus which costs $70 - $310 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Kingscliff. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Kingscliff Coach Stop, Pearl St via Tweed Mall, Wharf St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 24 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Kingscliff is 663 km. The road distance is 814.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Kingscliff without a car is to train and night bus which takes 14 h 39 min and costs $110 - $170.

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

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

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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 Kingscliff bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Coolangatta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Kingscliff is 814 km. It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to drive from Sydney to Kingscliff.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Kingscliff.
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  • Distance: 414.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Sydney to Kingscliff twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 14 h 30 min. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $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 22 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 21 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
$16 - $24
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$16 - $21
Standard
$19 - $24
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 - $110
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $110
1st Class
$100 - $150
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 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
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 Sydney to Coolangatta
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$70 - $110
Flexifare
$90 - $130
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Tweed Heads
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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

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There are 216+ hotels available in Kingscliff. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs $17.

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