There are 7 ways to get from Tamworth to Grafton by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Crisps Coaches  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Tamworth to Glen Innes
  2. Take the bus from Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay 142

$12 - $18

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Bus New England Coaches  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tamworth to Coffs Harbour
  2. Take the bus from Park Av At Little St to Saraton Theater, Prince St 372

$59 - $79

Bus, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Tamworth to Urunga
  2. Take the train from Urunga Station to Grafton Station 31 / ...

$64 - $87

Train  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth Station to Maitland Station 224
  2. Take the train from Maitland Station to Grafton Station 31 / ...

$70 - $105

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Tamworth to Grafton 193.3 miles

$27 - $40

Fly to Coffs Harbour, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Tamworth (TMW) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) TMW - CFS
  2. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour to Grafton City South

$147 - $388

Fly to Grafton  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Tamworth (TMW) to Grafton (GFN) TMW - GFN

$174 - $486

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The cheapest way to get from Tamworth to Grafton is to bus which costs $17 - $24 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tamworth to Grafton is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tamworth to Grafton station. However, there are services departing from Tamworth and arriving at Grafton Station, Coach Bay via Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tamworth station to Grafton station. However, there are services departing from Tamworth Station and arriving at Grafton Station via Maitland Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

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The distance between Tamworth and Grafton is 247 km. The road distance is 309.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tamworth to Grafton without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 14 min and costs $17 - $24.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Tamworth to Grafton, including transfers.

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Tamworth to Grafton bus services, operated by Crisps Coaches, depart from Tamworth station.

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Tamworth to Grafton train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Tamworth Station.

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The best way to get from Tamworth to Grafton is to bus which takes 6 h 14 min and costs $17 - $24. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $95 - $150 and takes 11 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs $240 - $700 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Tamworth to Grafton.
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  • Distance: 154.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Tamworth, NSW, Australia and Grafton, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Tamworth to Grafton via Glen Innes and Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St in around 6 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tamworth to Grafton via Maitland Station in around 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Tamworth to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Tamworth to Grafton via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Tamworth to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Urunga Station to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $16
1st Class
$14 - $22
Train from Tamworth Station to Maitland Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$24 - $40
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Maitland Station to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Glen Innes
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St to Grafton Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Urunga
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Forest Coach Lines
Website
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Park Av At Little St to Saraton Theater, Prince St
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to Grafton City South
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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There is no direct flight from Tamworth Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Tamworth to Grafton bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Grafton Station, Coach Bay.

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Tamworth to Grafton train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Grafton Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tamworth to Grafton is 309 km. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Tamworth to Grafton.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Tamworth Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Grafton. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tamworth to Tamworth Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $35 - $45.

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