Getting Here and Around

Welcome to the Tweed.

The Tweed offers the perfect destination for daytrips in and around our ancient volcanic caldera, exploring the art and craft villages of the valley and seaside resorts along the coast. If you don’t have your own transport, the following links and contact details will help you get out and about. For more information or to book transport and tours contact us.


GETTING AROUND

TAXI & LIMOUSINE OPERATORS

  • Tweed Heads Coolangatta Taxis 1300 656 818
  • Tweed Taxi Service 02 6672 6666
  • Kingscliff Taxi Service 02 6674 1530
  • Kingscliff Coast Limousines 02 6674 3974

BUS SERVICES
An extensive public transport network offers more than 480 daily services in and around the Tweed region to shopping centres, pools, colleges and other local destinations.

ESCORTED DAY TOURS
There are a number of day tours to experience the beautiful Tweed and surrounds. Visit Tours + Daytrips for more info and to make a booking.

CAR HIRE
Most major car hire companies operate from the Gold Coast, Brisbane and Ballina/Byron Airports or you can rent a vehicle in the region from:

  • Ready Car Rentals 1300 308 736
  • Carters Reliable Car Rentals 1800 646 156
  • Economy Car Rentals 1800 674 414
  • Hertz Rent A Car 1800 674 414

GETTING HERE

BY CAR (DIRECT)
The Pacific Motorway – Australia’s main east coast highway – runs through the Tweed region, making this a convenient stopover and a highlight of the Legendary Pacific Coast Touring Route.

BY CAR (SCENIC ROUTE)
Whilst the Pacific Motorway offers the most direct access to Tweed Heads and Murwillumbah but there are a number of other scenic routes from the Gold Coast, Brisbane,  Byron Bay and Lismore that you may like to try.

BY AIR
The region is also serviced by the Gold Coast Airport (less than 4kms from Tweed Heads) and Brisbane Airport, both of which offer easy access from all major Australian and international destinations. Ballina/Byron Gateway Airport  provides additional access from domestic and regional centres. Car hire companies and transfer services operate from all airports.

BY BUS/COACH
Regular   bus services operated stop at Tweed Heads and Murwillumbah, providing transport to/from Sydney, Byron Bay, the Gold Coast and Brisbane. For more information see Greyhound Australia and Premier.

AIRTRAIN CONNECT
Airtrain is the Airport Rail Link at the Brisbane Airport which offers seamless travel between Brisbane Airport, Brisbane City and the Gold Coast. Regular services depart daily until 10pm.