Arriving by Bus – Byron Bay Transit Centre

The Byron Visitor Centre is also the Byron Bay Transit Centre and can book all your transport needs, such as Greyhound (Australia wide), Premier – Cairns to Byron Bay to Sydney (and vice versa), Surfers Paradise and  Brisbane, Easybus to Ballina Airport, Gold Coast Airport,  Brisbane2Byron Express to Gold Coast Airport, Brisbane Roma Street and Brisbane Airports, Xcede Airport Transfers to Gold Coast and Ballina Airports, Byron Bay Surfers Paradise Express to Gold Coast Airport and Surfers Paradise, and Coolangatta Airporter to Gold Coast Airport.

Click here to book online or call our friendly staff on (02) 6680 9271 for a quote or write an email to

Arriving by Car

Byron Bay is situated just 6km off the Pacific Highway, 180km south of Brisbane and 35km north of Ballina. If you are driving south, approximately 40 minutes south of the Queensland/New South Wales border you will see the turnoff on the left to Byron Bay. This is Ewingsdale Road, which will take you into the heart of Byron Bay. If you’re coming from the south, take the same turnoff, or you can follow the coast road up from Ballina, coming past Lennox Head, Broken Head and Suffolk Park on your way into Byron Bay.

Arriving by Air

You have a choice of three airports within two hours drive of Byron Bay:

  • Ballina/Byron Bay Gateway Airport in Ballina is served by Virgin Blue, Regional Express and Jetstar. Various shuttle buses will get you to Byron Bay in around 35 minutes.
  • Coolangatta or Gold Coast International Airport at Coolangatta, just over the border in Queensland is served by all domestic carriers and some international ones. Various shuttle buses connect to Byron Bay in about 40 minutes.
  • Brisbane International and Domestic Airport at Eagle Farm on the eastern side of Brisbane, is served by all domestic and most international carriers. A light rail and buses run directly to Brisbane Roma Street transit terminal, which has a choice of buses to Byron Bay. There are also direct shuttles to Byron Bay, which take around two hours.

Arriving by Train

There are no longer any trains running to Byron Bay. However, Countrylink operates daily rail/coach services to Byron Bay via Casino.

Public Transport in Byron Bay

You find some helpful information including timetables here.

Transport Services

Save 10% off the base rental rate when you rent for 3 days or more. Europcar provides superior service and serious savings on all passenger vehicles including small, medium and large cars. Call 1300 131390 or visit

Providing quality rental car service for over 90 years.

We have the largest fleet of airport shuttle buses, taxis, maxi taxis, limousines and charter buses available in this region
24 hour service - 365 days a year
Wheelchair access vehicles
EFTPOS facilities in all vehicles
Parcel pickup & delivery service - including groceries, takeaway meals etc

Byron Easy Bus offers fast, reliable transfers between Byron Bay, Ballina, Gold Coast/Coolangatta and Brisbane Airports. Our friendly, professional staff will get you to your accommodation in comfortable air-conditioned mini buses. BOOK ONLINE AND SAVE!!

Great range. Great Service. Great Price. And... Camper vans too! Drop by and see us today. We are right in the heart of Byron Bay.

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Door to door airport shuttle.Servicing most flights to and from Gold Coast Airport.
Special rates for scheduled services
Group discounts - please enquire
Baby and booster seats available

The bays "original" car hire company - Quality cars , great value & personal service 365 days a year

Looking for an adventure? Well get amongst it with Greyhound Australia. We travel to hundreds of destinations in Australia daily, ensuring you get off the beaten track and truly experience the beauty our country has to offer. We provide comfortable, hassle-free, and affordable coach services to people of all ages and to all corners of Australia. Greyhound has passes and packages to suit every adventure and budget, along with our new Volvo coaches providing free Wi-Fi and USB connections on the back of every seat.

The Nimbin Shuttle is an easy way to get out to Nimbin and see the weird and wonderful township.

Providing local scheduled bus services to Ballina, Lennox Head, Bangalow, Mullumbimby and also within Byron Bay township.

Boomerang Bus gets you back happy and safe. Flexible and friendly tour / charter service for individuals and groups to functions , festivals and attractions. Group transport to Ballina, Gold Coast and Brisbane airports. Nimbin / World Heritage rainforest tours, Crystal Castle Tours, Macadamia Castle Tours. Queensland theme parks : Dreamworld, Wet-n-Wild, Movie World. Bangalow and Channon markets and more.

2 hours express to Byron Bay from Brisbane City. Pick Up/Drop off also available from Brisbane Airports.

Two Express Bus Services daily between Surfers Paradise & Byron Bay (servicing Coolangatta Airport). Book online or at the Surfers Paradise Transit Centre or Byron Bay Visitor Centre. PLEASE NOTE: ALL TIMES LISTED REFLECT LOCAL TIMES AT POINT OF DEPARTURE/ARRIVAL.

Let us do the driving and take the worry out of Byron Bay transport to your destination, with our courteous experienced drivers. Personalised, comfortable coach transport to and from Gold Coast, Ballina and Brisbane Airports to holiday accommodation in Byron Bay and surrounding areas 7 days per week. Door to door service, operating for over 20 years locally. Services operate to accommodate your flight.

Ballina Airport

Located 30 minutes from Byron Bay, it is the easiest airport to fly into the Byron region. Only 5 minutes from Ballina and also 30 minutes from Lismore if it is for work or play you will be close to everything.

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Gold Coast Airport

Gold Coast Airport located at Coolangatta in Queensland, is one of the fastest growing airport offer both domestic and international flight options.

Around 45 minutes from Byron and surrounding towns, there are many transport options to bring you down to Byron.

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