Supernova 2014 - Flight and Transport Information

How to Get There:

1) Air Travel to Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour Regional Airport (IATA: CFS, ICAO: YCFS) is serviced by four carriers with direct flights from Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne:

Qantas

  • Weekdays: 5 flights from Sydney / 5 flights to Sydney
  • Saturdays: 3 flights from Sydney / 4 flights to Sydney
  • Sundays: 5 flights from Sydney / 4 flights to Sydney
  • Daily: 1 flight from Brisbane / 1 flight to Brisbane (code-share flight operated by Brindabella - see below)

Virgin Australia

  • Daily: 2 flights from Sydney / 2 flights to Sydney
  • Weekends: 1 flight from Melbourne / 1 flight to Melbourne

Brindabella Airlines

  • Weekdays: 2 flights from Brisbane / 2 flights to Brisbane
  • Weekends: 1 flight from Brisbane / 1 flight to Brisbane
  • Note: As of Dec 2013, Brindabella Airlnes has gone into receivership and all flights have been suspended indefinitely. Please check with your travel agent before booking flights on Brindabella!

Tigerair

  • Weekdays: 2 flights from Sydney / 2 flights to Sydney
  • Weekends: 1 flight from Sydney / 1 flight to Sydney

 

The best way to get from Coffs Harbour airport to the conference venue is by the charter bus that will be arranged by CAASTRO.  More details will follow on departure times and locations closer to the event.

2) Car Travel to Coffs Harbour

With breaks, Coffs Harbour is about a 6.5 hour drive from Sydney or about a 5 hour drive from Brisbane.

 3) Train Travel to Coffs Harbour

There is a train station located in Coffs Harbour with daily services to and from Sydney and Brisbane (with stopovers in between). For fare and timetable information visit NSW Trainlink

4) Bus Travel to Coffs Harbour

Busses arrive in Coffs Harbour regularly at the bus depot located on the Pacific Highway and can offer a convenient, cheap way of getting to Coffs Harbour.  The following bus companies service Coffs Harbour:

Greyhound Australia

Premier Transport Group