There are 6 ways to get from Adelaide to Dubbo by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Dubbo (DBO) ADL - DBO

$280 - $875

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  23 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Melbourne
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Cootamundra 622 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 791

$101 - $226

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Broken Hill
  2. Take the train from Broken Hill Station to Parkes Station 446
  3. Take the bus from Parkes Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 791

$200 - $383

Bus  •  24 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Wodonga
  2. Take the bus from Wodonga to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
  3. Take the bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 724
  4. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 791

$103 - $147

Train  •  35 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Sydney Indian Pacific
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Dubbo Station 427

$335 - $742

Drive  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Dubbo 728.9 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Dubbo is to bus which costs $130 - $200 and takes 24 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Dubbo is to fly which takes 5 h 5 min and costs $380 - $1,200.

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The distance between Adelaide and Dubbo is 973 km. The road distance is 1166 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Adelaide to Dubbo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Dubbo. However, there are services departing from 85 Franklin St and arriving at Dubbo Station, Coach Bay via Wodonga, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Adelaide to Dubbo. However, there are services departing from Adelaide Parklands and arriving at Dubbo Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Dubbo, NSW, Australia?

Qantas, FlyPelican and five other airlines fly from Adelaide to Dubbo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Adelaide to Dubbo via Wodonga, Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 24 h 12 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Dubbo via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Adelaide to Dubbo via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Adelaide to Dubbo via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Adelaide to Dubbo via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$126
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$200 - $270
Low Gold Single Cabin
$210 - $280
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$260 - $340
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Sydney
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$295
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$500 - $650
Low Gold Single Cabin
$500 - $700
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $850
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Broken Hill Station to Parkes Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$65 - $95
1st Class
$85 - $130
Train from Central Station to Dubbo Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $55
First
$55 - $75
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Parkes Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from 85 Franklin St to Wodonga
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Wodonga to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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