There are 4 ways to get from Adelaide to Blue Mountains by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, train  •  6 h 38 min

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

$173 - $438

3 alternative options

Train  •  22 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Mount Victoria Indian Pacific

$315 - $672

Bus  •  23 h 11 min

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

$233 - $282

Drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Blue Mountains 798.7 miles

$110 - $170

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The distance between Adelaide and Blue Mountains is 1091 km. The road distance is 1278 km.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Blue Mountains without a car is to train which takes 22 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Adelaide to Blue Mountains, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Blue Mountains is to train which takes 22 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 11 min.

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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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Blue Mountains is 30 min ahead of Adelaide. It is currently 2:33 PM in Adelaide and 3:03 PM in Blue Mountains.

Yes, the driving distance between Adelaide to Blue Mountains is 1278 km. It takes approximately 14 h 26 min to drive from Adelaide to Blue Mountains.

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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 267+ hotels available in Blue Mountains. Prices start at $71 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 .

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Map of how to get from Adelaide to Blue Mountains.
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  • Distance: 682.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

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

Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific operates a train from Adelaide to Blue Mountains 3 times a week. Tickets cost $260 - $650 and the journey takes 21 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Adelaide to Blue Mountains via Broken Hill, Broken Hill Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Bay 1, and Lithgow Station, Railway Pde in around 23 h 11 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $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
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Mount Victoria
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$260 - $650
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Great Southern Rail
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$265
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$440 - $600
Low Gold Single Cabin
$470 - $650
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$550 - $750
Bus operators
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
$100
Schedules at
lee925.wixsite.com
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Broken Hill Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Bay 1
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Bay 1 to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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