Travel to and from Bluesfest
Coming to Bluesfest?
Travelling to Bluesfest is easy and hassle free whether you are local or coming from interstate. Located approximately 10 minutes from Byron Bay, 30 minutes from Ballina Airport and 40 minutes from Gold Coast Airport.
Our Bluesfest Home is located on Bundjalung land at Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm. Situated between Byron Bay and Brunswick Heads, it is approximately 10 minutes north of Byron and 5 minutes south of Brunswick Heads.
Thanks to Thrifty our official event vehicle hire company we can offer you the best deals with upgrades and discounts when booking through the Thrifty booking tile located on this page
With a wide range of vehicle hire options Thrifty can get you to the festival in style.
Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
Ballina Byron Gateway Airport is the Northern Rivers NSW local airport and our official airport partner. It is the closest airport to Byron Bay with just under a 30 minute drive to the festival (www.ballinabyronairport.com.au)
Ballina Byron Airport offers up to 58 direct flights per week including direct flights from Melbourne & Sydney on Jetstar, Sydney flights on Virgin Australia and Rex Airlines with regular direct flights from Newcastle on FlyPelican. Book your flight direct via airport partner websites.
Local festival shuttle busses – the most convenient way to get to Bluesfest
Shuttle buses are on the routes below for our 2019 event. You can view the timetable by clicking the route you wish to travel on.
SkyBus makes travel to and from the festival convenient, reliable and stress free. With multiple daily services between Coolangatta Airport, Byron Bay and a designated festival stop, SkyBus has your festival transfers covered! Jump online now to save and we’ll save you a seat!
Servicing Byron Bay and Ballina:
Book With GoByron - Ride Better - Bookings essential. Phone: (02)66209200 or visit www.gobyron.com.au
Parking is available on site with travel times to Bluesfest (Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm), depending on traffic:
- Mullumbimby: 5 mins
- Byron Bay: 10 mins
- Ballina: 30 mins
- Coffs Harbour: 3 hrs 20 mins
- Surfers: 1 hr
- Brisbane GPO: 1 hr 45 mins
- Brisbane Airport: 1 hr 50 mins
- Noosa: 3 hrs 25 mins
By Bus or Train:
Travel from Sydney, Brisbane via the Gold Coast, to Byron Bay :
By Airport Bus Transfers:
Servicing Ballina, Byron Bay, Brisbane Airport, Brisbane City and Gold Coast, via the Bluesfest Site during the festival:
Servicing Brisbane and Gold Coast: