There are 7 ways to get from Adelaide to Bathurst by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Sydney, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Sydney (SYD) ADL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Bathurst Station

$86 - $339

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Fly to Bathurst  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Bathurst (BHS) ADL - BHS

$105 - $337

Fly to Orange, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Orange (OAG) ADL - OAG
  2. Take the bus from Lucknow Coach Stop, Mitchell Hwy to Howick St At William St

$229 - $586

Train  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Broken Hill Indian Pacific
  2. Take the train from Broken Hill Station to Bathurst Station 446

$204 - $391

Bus  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Broken Hill
  2. Take the bus from Broken Hill Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 590
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Bathurst Station, Coach Bay 570 / ...

$167 - $199

Bus, train  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Albury
  2. Take the train from Albury to Cootamundra 622 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Bathurst Station, Coach Bay 793

$105 - $226

Drive  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Bathurst 741 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Bathurst is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 13 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Bathurst is to fly which costs $140 - $470 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Bathurst station. However, there are services departing from Adelaide and arriving at Bathurst Station, Coach Bay via Broken Hill Coach Stop and Dubbo Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Adelaide to Bathurst station. However, there are services departing from Adelaide Parklands and arriving at Bathurst Station via Broken Hill Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 7 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Bathurst is 1024 km. The road distance is 1185.5 km.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Bathurst without a car is to train which takes 21 h 7 min and costs $270 - $550.

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Adelaide to Bathurst, including transfers.

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Adelaide to Bathurst bus services, operated by Buses R Us, depart from Adelaide station.

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Adelaide to Bathurst train services, operated by Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific, depart from Adelaide Parklands station.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Bathurst is to fly which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $140 - $470. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $270 - $550 and takes 21 h 7 min, you could also bus, which costs $220 - $280 and takes 21 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Adelaide to Bathurst.
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  • Distance: 639.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

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

Virgin Australia, Regional Express and three other airlines fly from Adelaide to Bathurst hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Adelaide to Bathurst via Broken Hill and Broken Hill Station in around 21 h 7 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Bathurst via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Adelaide to Bathurst via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Bathurst via Avalon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Adelaide to Bathurst via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Bathurst via Gold Coast, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Avalon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Gold Coast, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Adelaide to Orange via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Bathurst Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Broken Hill Station to Bathurst Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$80 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $170
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
$124
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$200 - $270
Low Gold Single Cabin
$210 - $280
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$250 - $340
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Albury to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $29
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Bus operators
Orange Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Lucknow Coach Stop, Mitchell Hwy to Howick St At William St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Buses R Us
Phone
(08) 8285 6900
Email
enquiries@busesrus.com.au
Website
lee925.wixsite.com
Bus from Adelaide to Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
lee925.wixsite.com
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Broken Hill Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Bathurst Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Bathurst Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from 85 Franklin St to Albury
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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The quickest flight from Adelaide Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Adelaide to Bathurst bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Bathurst Station, Coach Bay.

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Bathurst is 30 min ahead of Adelaide. It is currently 10:15 PM in Adelaide and 10:45 PM in Bathurst.

Adelaide to Bathurst train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Bathurst Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Adelaide to Bathurst is 1186 km. It takes approximately 13 h 10 min to drive from Adelaide to Bathurst.

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Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Adelaide Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Bathurst. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Adelaide Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs $4.

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