Travel and Accomodation

How to get to Byron

Flights arrive daily to Gold Coast Airport (50 mins away), Ballina (30 mins away)  or Lismore (45 mins away)
And/or you can catch a bus from Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Sydney, Gold Coast Airport or Ballina Airport to Byron Bay. Gold Coast (Coolangatta) has many more flights than other airports, with good airport transfers to Byron. We usually recommend flying to Gold Coast, unless Ballina flights happen to fit well.

By Air

Ballina is serviced by Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Rex Airlines. Lismore by Rex Airlines. Gold Coast and Brisbane by most major airlines including Virgin Australia, Qantas and Jetstar.

Jetstar – Ph: 131 538 or visit website:
Virgin Australia – Ph: 136 789 or visit website:
Qantas or Qantaslink – Ph: 131 313 or visite website:
Regional Express (REX) – Ph: 131 713 or visit website:

Airport Transfers

There are two main companies who transfer between Gold Coast (and some other airports) and Byron

  1. Xcede –
  2. Byron Easy Bus –

By Coach

Travel from Sydney, Brisbane Sunshine Coast or Gold Coast. Greyhound/McCaffertys. Phone: 132 030 or visit website:

or from Sydney, Brisbane and Gold Coast: Premier Motor Services. Phone: 133 410 or visit website:

Accommodation around Byron

There is masses of accommodation as you’ll see on the Net. But best book early to get best places and prices.