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

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Fly to Canberra, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Canberra (CBR) ADL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Goulburn Station, Coach Stop

$156 - $339

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Fly to Sydney, train  •  7 h 2 min

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

$86 - $414

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Train PTV Overland  •  19 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide to Southern Cross Overland
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Goulburn 622 / ...

$101 - $256

Bus  •  20 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Albury Adelaide - Sydney Via Albury
  2. Take the bus from Albury station to Goulburn Fe31

$96 - $129

Bus via Jolimont Centre  •  20 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Albury
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Canberra
  3. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Goulburn Station, Coach Stop 855

$102 - $156

Train Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific  •  28 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Sydney Indian Pacific
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Goulburn Station 633 / ...

$303 - $681

Drive  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Goulburn 725.5 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Goulburn. However, there are services departing from 85 Franklin St and arriving at Goulburn via Albury station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Adelaide to Goulburn. However, there are services departing from Adelaide and arriving at Goulburn via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 58 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Goulburn is 1015 km. The road distance is 1160.8 km.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Goulburn without a car is to train which takes 19 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Adelaide to Goulburn, including transfers.

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Adelaide to Goulburn bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from 85 Franklin St station.

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Adelaide to Goulburn train services, operated by PTV Overland, depart from Adelaide station.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Goulburn is to train which takes 19 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Adelaide Airport to Canberra Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Adelaide to Goulburn bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Goulburn station.

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Map of how to get from Adelaide to Goulburn.
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  • Distance: 634.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Adelaide to Goulburn via Southern Cross in around 19 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Adelaide to Goulburn via Albury and Albury station in around 20 h 25 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Adelaide to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
$90 - $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
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $29
First
$30 - $40
Sleeper
$90 - $105
Train from Southern Cross to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $65
First
$65 - $90
Sleeper
$130 - $150
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Adelaide to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$85 - $90
Red Service
$95 - $110
Red Premium
$135 - $145
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Sydney
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$280 - $650
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Great Southern Rail
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$284
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$480 - $650
Low Gold Single Cabin
$500 - $650
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $800
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Goulburn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$19 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre to Goulburn Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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Murrays Coaches
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 - $85
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Albury station to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Albury to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$27 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $55

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Goulburn is 30 min ahead of Adelaide. It is currently 7:18 AM in Adelaide and 7:48 AM in Goulburn.

Adelaide to Goulburn train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Goulburn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Adelaide to Goulburn is 1161 km. It takes approximately 12 h 47 min to drive from Adelaide to Goulburn.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Adelaide Airport to Canberra Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Goulburn. Prices start at $56 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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