Catch SkyBus express to Bluesfest

Direct to Bluesfest from Gold Coast Airport – Let SkyBus take you door to door in comfort from just $28 one way with air conditioning, FREE WiFi and more.

Bryon Bay Bluesfest

SkyBus is proud to be partnering with Byron Bay Bluesfest to deliver express airport transfers directly to the front door of Australia's Premier Contemporary Blues & Roots Music Festival.

We're running a special Bluesfest stop thoughout the festival so you can catch the most comfortable, affordable and convenient service right to the door. Same great SkyBus service, express to Bluesfest!

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Byron Bay Express – amazing value for all

Byron Bay Express offers incredible value and operates regular services throughout the day providing fast, reliable and affordable airport transfers between Gold Coast Airport and Byron Bay. Throughout Bluesfest we're pleased to be able to extend this service direct to the festival door.

All the great Byron Bay Express features

  •   Free WiFi on board
  •   Fixed price fares
  •   Smartphone ticketing
  •   No excess baggage fees
  •   Express to Bluesfest
  •   Regular daily departures
  •   Comfortable modern buses
  •   Mobility enhanced fleet
  •   Award winning service
  •   Friendly & helpful staff

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SkyBus Bluesfest stop – South Gate entrance

Our Byron Bay Express Bluesfest stop is located at the Bluesfest South Gate entrance. The stop will be available from Wednesday 17 to Tuesday 23 April. For more information on Bluesfest Site and Festival Maps click here.

Where to buy SkyBus tickets

There are a number of ways to purchase your Byron Bay Express tickets to Bluesfest. You can purchase online, over the phone or in person at our ticket booths.

Buy online

Buying online is the fastest and most convenient way to buy your SkyBus tickets. You will receive an electronic ticket which you can show from your smart device to our driver when boarding so you can hop straight on the bus when you arive.

Gold Coast Airport

Buy from one of our friendly staff at our ticket booths located conveniently inside both the Domestic and International terminals at the Gold Coast Airport using card payments only, cash sales unavailable.

Onboard @ Bluesfest

At Bluesfest and don't have a ticket? No problem. When you're ready to travel simply turn up to our Bluesfest stop, buy from your bus driver and go!

Credit card only for onboard purchases.

You can also buy your SkyBus airport transfer from one of our friendly staff over the phone, simply call 1300 655 655.

SkyBus Bluesfest Timetable

SkyBus will be running express services between Byron Bay Bluesfest and Gold Coast Airport from Wednesday 17 to Tuesday 23 April 2019. See our Byron Bay Express service if you're travelling outside these dates .

Airport to Bluesfest
Pickup Est. arrival
07:15 07:50
09:15 09:50
11:15 11:50
13:15 13:50
15:15 15:50
17:15 17:50
19:15 19:50
Bluesfest to Airport
Pickup Est. arrival
06:35 07:10
08:35 09:10
10:35 11:10
12:35 13:10
14:35 15:10
16:35 17:10
18:35 19:10
20:35 21:10

Byron Bay Express Fares

Our great value fares are available to passengers heading to Bluesfest. Save when you buy online, purchase a Return fare and save even more. Kids travel FREE on Family fares*.

Online fares One way Round trip
Adult Single adult fare $30 $28 one way $56 $54 round trip
Family 1 1 adult and up to 2 children kids travel free* $30 $28 one way $56 $54 round trip
Family 2 2 adults and up to 2 children kids travel free* $60 $56 one way $112 $108 round trip
Senior Presentation of a valid, Australian state issued Seniors card is required $26 $24 one way $48 $46 round trip
Child Children aged 4 - 16 years $15 $14 one way $28 $27 round trip

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Walk up, onboard and e-Kiosks One way Round trip
Adult Single adult fare $30 one way $60 $56 round trip
Family 1 1 adult and up to 2 children kids travel free* $30 one way $60 $56 round trip
Family 2 2 adults and up to 2 children kids travel free* $60 one way $120 $112 round trip
Senior Presentation of a valid, Australian state issued Seniors card is required $26 one way $52 $48 round trip
Child* Children aged 4 - 16 years $15 one way $30 $28 round trip