How to travel from Ballina to Fremantle, Australia

The distance between Ballina and Fremantle is around 3,750km (2,330 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 7h 30m.

6 routes found

We've found 6 different ways to get from Ballina to Fremantle by plane, bus, train and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly

Fly from Ballina (BNK) to Perth (PER).

  • Duration7h 30m
  • Flight time6h 15m
  • Typical cost
    A$545($365)
Operated byJetstar+ 2 others

3 similiar routes

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Bus and Train

Take the bus to Sydney then take the train to Perth.

  • Duration3 days 16h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    A$1,145($770)
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Drive

Drive to Fremantle.

  • Duration1 day 21h
  • Distance4,315km (2,682 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Ballina and Fremantle

There are several options for getting from Ballina to Fremantle by plane, bus, train and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then take the train and then fly which costs around A$380 ($255) and will take around 10h 30m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 7h 30m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$545 ($365).

The distance between Ballina and Fremantle is around 3,750km (2,330 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 3,624km (2,252 miles)

It takes around 7h 30m to get from Ballina and Fremantle by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1 day 21h to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Ballina to Fremantle is to fly which takes around 7h 30m and will set you back approx A$545 ($365).

The cheapest way to travel between Ballina and Fremantle, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus, then take the train and then fly which will typically cost around A$380 ($255) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Ballina and Fremantle. We recommend that you fly from Ballina (BNK) to Perth (PER). instead which will take 7h 30m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Ballina and Fremantle. We recommend that you fly from Ballina (BNK) to Perth (PER). instead which will take 7h 30m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Ballina and Fremantle. Flights depart from Ballina (BNK) and arrive at Perth (PER) - via Sydney (SYD). The flight takes around 6h 15m.

There is no direct flight from Ballina to Fremantle. There is however a flight that goes via Sydney (SYD). This services will take at least 7h 30m (not including layover time).

The flight from Ballina to Fremantle typically takes around 6h 15m. Flights depart from Ballina (BNK) and and arrive into Perth (PER).

The closest major airport to Fremantle is Perth Airport (PER) (PER) which is approximately 24km (15 miles) from Fremantle. Busselton Airport (BQB) (BQB) and Albany Airport (ALH) (ALH) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Ballina and Fremantle. The distance is around 4,315km (2,682 miles) by road and it will take around 1 day 21h in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Ballina to Fremantle is to fly which takes, on average, 7h 30m and will usually cost around A$545 ($365).

How do I get from Ballina to Fremantle

Compare travel optionsbetween Ballina and Fremantle

Transport options from Ballina to Fremantle
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 3 similar
7h 30m
A$545($365)
every 2 hours3,920km (2,436 miles)
Bus and Plane8h 15m
A$455($305)
twice daily3,750km (2,330 miles)
Plane, Bus and Train10h 10m
A$540($365)
once daily4,213km (2,618 miles)
Bus, Train and Plane10h 30m
A$380($255)
twice daily3,874km (2,407 miles)
Bus and Train
3 days 16h
A$1,145($770)
once a week5,171km (3,213 miles)
Drive
1 day 21h
A$570($385)
on demand4,315km (2,682 miles)

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Airports near Fremantle

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

PER
Perth Airport (PER)
International Airport
Distance
24km (15 miles) from Fremantle
BQB
Busselton Airport (BQB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
184km (114 miles) from Fremantle
ALH
Albany Airport (ALH)
Domestic Airport
Distance
374km (232 miles) from Fremantle