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

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Fly to Canberra, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Canberra (CBR) ADL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Airport to Thredbo

$159 - $357

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Fly to Albury, bus, travel  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Albury (ABX) ADL - ABX
  2. Take the bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
  3. Travel from Towong/Murray River Rd to Snowy Mountains

Bus, travel  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Albury
  2. Take the bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
  3. Travel from Towong/Murray River Rd to Snowy Mountains

Train, bus, travel  •  18 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide to Southern Cross
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury 622 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
  4. Travel from Towong/Murray River Rd to Snowy Mountains

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The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Snowy Mountains is to fly and bus which costs $220 - $550 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Snowy Mountains is to fly and bus which costs $220 - $550 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Snowy Mountains is 889 km.

The best way to get from Adelaide to Snowy Mountains without a car is to bus and travel which takes 18 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Adelaide to Snowy Mountains, including transfers.

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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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Snowy Mountains is 30 min ahead of Adelaide. It is currently 9:01 AM in Adelaide and 9:31 AM in Snowy Mountains.

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

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There are 122+ hotels available in Snowy Mountains. Prices start at $127 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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Map of how to get from Adelaide to Snowy Mountains.
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  • Distance: 555.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 22 min

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

There is no direct connection from Adelaide to Snowy Mountains. However, you can take the bus to Stop 9A Hamra Dr - South side, take the walk to Adelaide airport, fly to Canberra, take the walk to Canberra Airport, take the bus to Thredbo, then take the travel to Snowy Mountains. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Stop 9A Hamra Dr - South side, take the walk to Adelaide airport, fly to Albury, take the taxi to Snow White Depot/David St, take the bus to Towong/Murray River Rd, then take the travel to Snowy Mountains.

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 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Albury via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Adelaide to Albury via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Adelaide to Albury via Avalon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
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 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Adelaide to Albury via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Adelaide to Albury via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Albury via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Train operators
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
$84 - $90
Red Service
$95 - $110
Red Premium
$130 - $145
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$26 - $35
First
$35 - $50
Sleeper
$100 - $120
Bus operators
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 Canberra Airport to Thredbo
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$17 - $25
Flexifare
$25 - $35
PTV Regional Transit
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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

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