transport

getting here

BY CAR
Located on the Bruxner Highway and easily accessed by car, Lismore is within a 2.5 hour drive of Brisbane and around 9 hours from Sydney.

BY PLANE
Lismore is serviced by Regional Express Airlines (REX) offering passengers 52 flights per week between Sydney and Lismore. Lismore Regional Airport is only a 5 minute drive away from the City Centre with taxi, limousine and hire car services available. There’s friendly service, plenty of free parking during daylight hours, secure paid parking overnight, free wireless internet access, a meeting room and a spacious, air-conditioned terminal with refreshments, light meals and gourmet coffee available.

Lismore Regional Airport
13 17 13

Regional Express Airlines
13 17 13

BY COACH
Several coach and bus operators provide services to Lismore from major centres throughout Australia and the region. For the latest timetables, contact the Lismore Transit Centre on 02 6621 8620 or the following companies:

Northern Rivers Buslines
02 6626 1499 or 1300 367 077

Wallers Bus Co.
(Lismore-Nimbin-Murwillumbah)
02 6622 6266 or 0428 255 284

Nimbin - Byron Bay Shuttle Bus
0413 217 153

Premier Motor Service
13 34 10

Byron Easy Bus
02 6685 7447

BY TRAIN
NSW Trainlink services are available from Sydney to Casino with a change over and bus from Casino to Lismore.

NSW Trainlink
13 22 32

getting around

CAR RENTALS
Avis

02 6621 9022                                                                       

Budget Car Hire
02 6622 1900

Hertz
02 6621 8855                                   

Realistic Car Rentals
02 6622 1566

Thrifty
02 6622 2266

COACH BUS CHARTER
Simes Bros

02 6621 5416

CAR SERVICES
Carl Heydon Elegant Cars
02 6689 1490

Lismore Luxury Limousines
02 6622 5466 or 0418 216 414

TAXI
Lismore Taxis
131 008

LATE NIGHTER
The Lismore Late Nighter bus service operates every Saturday night between 11.30am and 3.45am travelling from the city centre to most suburban areas of Lismore. Fares are $3.00 each way and a security officer accompanies the bus from midnight. For Late Nighter map and timetable information, visit Council’s website lismore.nsw.gov.au

  • Coach & Bus Charter

  • Northern Rivers Buslines

    Northern Rivers Buslines

    lismore

    Northern Rivers Buslines is part of the Buslines Group, providing a network of route bus services, together with regional and inter-regional school transport (more)

  • The Happy Coach

    The Happy Coach

    nimbin

    Experience Nimbin on The Happy Coach. Best value day tour- only $40, includes lunch! The Happy Coach takes you from Byron Bay to Nimbin, via Killen Falls, a (more)

  • Nimbin Shuttle

    Nimbin Shuttle

    nimbin

    Daily shuttle service from Byron Bay to Nimbin and return.Depart Byron Bay 11amDepart Nimbin 3pm$20 One Way$40 Same day return$40 Open return (more)

  • Simes Bros Coaches

    Simes Bros Coaches

    lismore

    Simes Bros Bus Services is a family business operating out of Lismore in the Northern Rivers District of New South Wales. Simes Bros is a comprehensive (more)

  • The Magic Bus

    The Magic Bus

    lismore

    Transport guests for your special event on our psychedelic Magic Bus and set a colourful and inviting atmosphere before you even arrive, leaving lasting (more)

  • Byron Easy Bus

    Byron Easy Bus

    lismore

    Take the stress out of travelling catch the easybus, we can connect you to Gold Coast, Ballina and Brisbane airport with Byron Easy Buses fast, reliable airport (more)

  • TrainLink Lismore

    TrainLink Lismore

    lismore

    Although no trains come through Lismore directly, Countrylink operates coach connections from Casino to Lismore connecting with the Sydney - Brisbane XPT that (more)

  • Boomerang Bus

    Boomerang Bus

    nimbin

    Boomerang Bus offers tours and private charters to a variety of destinations on the Northern Rivers.Including:Nimbin & hinterland Local Markets Gold Coast (more)

  • Waller's Buses

    Waller's Buses

    lismore

    Waller's Bus Company is a family owned and operated business servicing the local community. We have services running from Nimbin, Lismore, Kyogle and Georgica. (more)

  • Grasshoppers Nimbin Tour

    Grasshoppers Nimbin Tour

    nimbin

    The Grasshoppers Nimbin Tour is a full, fun-packed day out, taking you through the stunning scenery of the Byron Bay hinterland to the famous town of Nimbin.At (more)

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