Transport North Coast

Regional travel information for the North Coast region of NSW Australia.

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    Air

    There are a range of airports servicing the north coast of NSW. Coolangatta (Gold Coast), although technically is in south east Queensland, is the only international airport servicing the north coast. Most other regional airports have regular services from major cities.

    Airports
    • Coolangatta
    • Ballina
    • Lismore
    • Casino
    • Grafton
    • Coffs Harbour
    • Port Macquarie
    • Taree
    • Newcastle
    Airline Services
    Air Charter Services
    • Ballina – Casino Flying School, Ballina, (02) 6686 8588
    • Grafton Flight Centre, Vere St, Grafton, (02) 6643 2112
    • Lip – Air, Eden Ck, Kyogle, 015 697 906
    • Cloud 9 Classic Joy Flights & Air Charter, Dunoon Rd, Lismore, (02) 6628 2268
    • Northern Rivers Aero Club Ltd, Lismore Airport, Lismore, (02) 6621 4844
    • T.K. Aviation, Old Byron Bay Rd, Newrybar, 018 223 095
    • Summerland Aero Service Pty Ltd, Aerodrome, South Casino, (02) 6662 1959
    • United Heilcopters, South Grafton, 1800 80 8161
    • Byron Air Charter, Tyagarah Airfield, Tyagarah, (02) 66842753

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    Bus

    There are many small local bus companies that run services between smaller towns and villages in the area. Visitor Infomation Centres can provide timetables.

    Bus companies servicing the Sydney – Brisbane route are:

    • Greyhound Pioneer
      Reservations – 13 2030
    • Lindsay’s Coach Service
      Reservations – 1800 027 944
    • McCafferty’s Express Coaches
      Reservations – 13 1499
    • Kirklands Express Coach Service
      Reservations – Ballina (02) 6686 7124 –
      Lismore (02) 6622 1499 – Murwillumbah (02) 6672 1031

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    Train


    Countrylink
    • Country & Interstate Rail & Coach 13 2232
    • Train Arrival & Departure Times 13 2232
    Countrylink Travel Centres
    • Byron Bay – (02) 6685 5002
    • Casino – (02) 6662 0222
    • Grafton – (02) 6642 9438
    • Lismore (02) 6622 1959
    • Murwillumbah (02) 72 1752
    Trains stop at:
    • Murwillumbah
    • Mullumbimby
    • Casino
    • Lismore
    • Grafton

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    Taxi

    • Byron Bay Taxis - (02) 6685 5008
    • Ballina & District Taxi Service – (02) 6686 9999
    • Casino Cabs – (02) 6662 1100
    • Alstonville Taxi Service – (02) 6628 0593
    • Evans Head Taxi Service – 018 660 511
    • Grafton Radio Taxis Co-Operative Ltd – (02) 6642 3622
    • Kyogle Taxi Service – (02) 6632 1555
    • Lismore Taxis Co-Op Ltd – (02) 6621 2618
    • Maclean Taxi Service – (02) 6645 2122
    • Brunswick – Mullumbimby Taxi Network – (02) 6684 3322
    • Yamba Taxi Service – (02) 6646 2471
    • HIRE CAR – Chauffeur Driven
    • Byron Bay Taxis and Limousines - (02) 6685 5088
    • Ballina Lennox Head Hire Car Service, 018 666 360
    • John Felsch Stretch Limos, (02) 6686 2047
    • Grafton Radio Taxis Co – Operative Ltd, (02) 6642 3622
    • Brunswick District Hire Cars, (02) 6684 3232

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    Car Rental

    www.bookacar.com.au

    For comprehensive maps of the region look out for Mini-T maps available from most petrol stations, supermarkets and tourist information centres throughout the region.