There are 5 ways to get from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie

$50 - $70

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Bus, train  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Casino Station, Coach Bay 174 / ...
  2. Take the train from Casino Station to Wauchope Station 32

$44 - $72

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie 280.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Gold Coast  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) OOL - PQQ

$80 - $337

Train to Brisbane, fly  •  6 h 8 min

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

$122 - $263

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The cheapest way to get from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tweed Heads and arriving at Port Macquarie. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Tweed Heads and Port Macquarie is 366 km. The road distance is 449.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie without a car is to bus which takes 9 h and costs $70 - $100.

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The bus from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie takes 9 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Tweed Heads station.

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The best way to get from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie is to bus which takes 9 h and costs $70 - $100. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $110 - $470 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gold Coast Airport to Port Macquarie Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Port Macquarie station.

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Map of how to get from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie.
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  • Distance: 229.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h

What companies run services between Tweed Heads, NSW, Australia and Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h. Alternatively, Qantas, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Gold Coast to Port Macquarie via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Casino Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $65
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$16 - $21
Standard
$18 - $24
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tweed Mall, Wharf St to Casino Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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