There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Yamba by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Grafton, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Grafton (GFN) SYD - GFN
  2. Take the bus from Bent St At Through St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St

$182 - $243

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Train, bus  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Grafton Station 31 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bent St At Through St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St 380 / ...

$69 - $103

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Fly to Ballina, bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Ballina (BNK) SYD - BNK
  2. Take the bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St

$70 - $215

Fly to Coffs Harbour, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) SYD - CFS
  2. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour to MacLean

$78 - $229

Fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
  3. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St

$82 - $259

Bus  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to MacLean

$71 - $95

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Yamba 418.2 miles

$55 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Yamba. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St via McLachlan Park, River St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 54 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Yamba is 532 km. The road distance is 669.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Yamba without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Sydney to Yamba, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Grafton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Sydney to Yamba bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at MacLean station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Yamba is 669 km. It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to drive from Sydney to Yamba.

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Regional Express offers flights from Sydney Airport to Grafton Airport.

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There are 114+ hotels available in Yamba. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Yamba.
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  • Distance: 332.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

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

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Sydney to Yamba once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
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 Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
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 Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
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 Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
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 Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $95
1st Class
$85 - $130
Bus operators
Busways Grafton
Website
busways.com.au
Bus from Bent St At Through St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
busways.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to MacLean
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to MacLean
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au

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