There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Yamba 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.

Recommended option

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

$184 - $245

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 100
  2. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay 150 / ...
  3. Take the train from Taree Station to Grafton Station 31 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Bent St At Through St to Yamba Coach Stop, Claude St 380 / ...

$56 - $84

4 alternative options

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 - $216

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

$84 - $261

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 / ...

$73 - $107

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Yamba 418.2 miles

$55 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Yamba is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 7 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Yamba is to fly and bus which costs $240 - $330 and takes 5 h 10 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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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Sydney to Yamba, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Yamba. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Grafton, take the taxi to Bent St At Through St, then take the bus to Yamba. Alternatively, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Ballina, take the walk to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport, Southern Cross Dr, take the line 640 bus to Ballina Coach Stop, Tamar St, then take the bus to Yamba.

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 Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $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 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 20 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
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
$65 - $100
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$65 - $100
1st Class
$90 - $140
Train from Taree Station to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
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
$6 - $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 - $17
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
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au

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