How to travel from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina, Australia

The distance between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina is around 3km (2 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take the bus which takes around 5min.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina by bus, taxi and walk. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out BallinaBallina Byron Airport (BNK) if you're planning a return trip.

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Bus

Take the bus to Ballina Central Kerr St.

  • Duration5min
  • Departsevery 30 mins
  • Typical cost
    A$10($7)
Operated by

Blanch's Bus Company

1 similiar route

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walk
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Walk

Walk to Ballina.

  • Duration48min
  • Departson demand
Operated by

Multiple walk operators

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Taxi

Take a taxi to Ballina.

  • Duration5min
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    A$18($12)
Operated by

Ballina District Taxis

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina

There are several options for getting from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina by bus, taxi and walk. The cheapest option is to walk which costs around and will take around 48min. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take the bus and arrive in approximately 5min, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$10 ($7).

The distance between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina is around 3km (2 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 3km (2 miles)

It takes around 5min to get from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina by bus.

The quickest way to get from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina is to take the bus which takes around 5min and will set you back approx A$10 ($7).

The cheapest way to travel between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina is to walk which will typically cost around for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina. We recommend that you take the bus to Ballina Central Kerr St. instead which will take 5min.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina. It typically takes around 5min and departs hourly.

Yes there is a direct bus service that runs between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina with no changeovers required. The bus runs hourly and takes 5min.

Blanch's Bus Company, Ballina Buslines and Transport NSW run regular bus services between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina. Buses run hourly and take around 5min on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

The easiest way to get to Ballina from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) is to take the bus which will take 5min and cost around A$10 ($7).

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina. We recommend that you take the bus to Ballina Central Kerr St. instead which will take 5min.

The closest major airport to Ballina is Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) (BNK) which is approximately 3km (2 miles) from Ballina. Gold Coast Airport (OOL) (OOL) and Coffs Harbour Airport (CFS) (CFS) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina. We recommend that you take the bus to Ballina Central Kerr St. instead which will take 5min.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina is to take the bus which takes, on average, 5min and will usually cost around A$10 ($7).

How do I get from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina

Compare travel optionsbetween Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina

Transport options from Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) to Ballina
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus + 1 similar
5min
A$10($7)
every 30 mins3km (2 miles)
Bus via Ballina Central, Kerr St7min
A$13($9)
hourly4km (3 miles)
Walk
48min
on demand4km (2 miles)
Taxi
5min
A$18($12)
on demand4km (3 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and Ballina

Bus companies

Airports near Ballina

The following major airports near Ballina offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

BNK
Ballina Byron Airport (BNK)
Domestic Airport
Distance
3km (2 miles) from Ballina
OOL
Gold Coast Airport (OOL)
International Airport
Distance
78km (48 miles) from Ballina
CFS
Coffs Harbour Airport (CFS)
Domestic Airport
Distance
168km (104 miles) from Ballina