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Getting to Byron

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By Air – Domestic

At 30 minutes drive from Byron Bay’s town centre, the close proximity of Ballina Byron Gateway Airport makes travel to the Byron region fast and convenient from Australia’s major cities.

Four airline partners service Ballina Byron Gateway Airport: Virgin Australia, Jetstar, Rex Airlines and FlyPelican, offering up to 58 direct flights per week, with direct flights from Melbourne, Sydney and Newcastle. Here you’ll find easy connection to other major cities and international locations.

Special Flight Services + Rates

If you have the numbers Ballina Byron Gateway Airport can work with the airlines for you in arranging dedicated chartered flights options with highly competitive rates exclusive to a Byron Business Events Bureau conference.

From Melbourne:

From Newcastle:

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By Air - International

There are two airports with international flights in close proximity to the Byron region. Gold Coast Airport is approximately 50 minutes drive north and services New Zealand and Asia (as well as domestic flights) and Brisbane International Airport, approximately 2 hours drive north, services all major international cities.

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Whilst a chartered helicopter might not quite fit all your delegates, there could be a special someone who needs an unforgettable airport pickup and resort drop-off, with a scenic airborne lighthouse tour thrown in for good measure.

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Landing in the heart of the beautiful Northern Rivers region, your Byron experience starts the minute you step off the plane. No traffic or red lights means you’re not wasting time on long coach transfers. 

Ballina Byron Gateway Airport offers many shuttle bus services to meet all inbound and departing flights, plus many taxi, hire car and limousine options.

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By Road

The Byron region is a close one hour drive from the Gold Coast and a two hour drive from Brisbane, easily accessible by a smooth, mostly dual carriage freeway.

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