Travel from Adelaide to Sydney

Train, bus or fly from Adelaide to Sydney?

Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Adelaide to Sydney hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Adelaide to Sydney via Albury station in around 23 hours 35 minutes.

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How to get from Adelaide to Sydney

ModeDurationPrice
From Stop X1 Glover Ave - South side bus to Adelaide airport, fly to Sydney airport, then train to Sydney.3 h 25 min$125
From 85 Franklin St bus to Albury station then bus to Sydney.23 h 35 min$124
From Adelaide Parklands train to Sydney.27 h 45 min$649
From Adelaide drive to Sydney.14 h 48 min$147

How long does it take to get from Adelaide to Sydney?

It takes approximately 3 hours 25 minutes to get from Adelaide to Sydney, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Adelaide and Sydney?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Adelaide Parklands and arriving at Sydney. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 27 hours 45 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Adelaide and Sydney?

No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Sydney. However, there are services departing from 85 Franklin St and arriving at Sydney via Albury station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 hours 35 minutes.

Operators from Adelaide to Sydney

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Adelaide Metro (Torrens Transit)1300 311 108Adelaide Metro (Torrens Transit)
Tigerair AustraliaTigerair Australia
Virgin AustraliaVirgin Australia
QantasQantas
JetstarJetstar
Sydney TrainsSydney Trains
V-Line1800 800 007V-Line
Firefly Express1300 730 740Firefly Express
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific1800 703 357Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific