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There are 6 ways to get from Adelaide to Thredbo by plane, bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Canberra, bus  •  7 h 14 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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Train, bus, drive  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide to Southern Cross
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury 624 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
  4. Drive from Towong/Murray River Rd to Thredbo

$86 - $242

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Fly to Albury, bus, drive  •  9 h 21 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. Drive from Towong/Murray River Rd to Thredbo

$203 - $382

Bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Wodonga
  2. Take the bus from Wodonga to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
  3. Take the bus from Canberra to Thredbo

$104 - $172

Bus via Calwell  •  23 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from 85 Franklin St to Albury
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Canberra
  3. Take the bus from Calwell to Thredbo

$111 - $193

Drive  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Thredbo 680.3 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Thredbo is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 13 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Thredbo is to fly and bus which costs $220 - $550 and takes 7 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Thredbo. However, there are services departing from 85 Franklin St and arriving at Thredbo via Wodonga and Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 30 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Thredbo is 893 km. The road distance is 1088.6 km.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Thredbo without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 30 min and costs $140 - $250.

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Adelaide to Thredbo, including transfers.

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

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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 Thredbo bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, arrive at Thredbo station.

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Thredbo is 30 min ahead of Adelaide. It is currently 2:28 AM in Adelaide and 2:58 AM in Thredbo.

Map of how to get from Adelaide to Thredbo.
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  • Distance: 558.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Adelaide to Thredbo via Wodonga, Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, and Canberra in around 23 h 30 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 25 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 47 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
Every day
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, Friday and Saturday
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 and Friday
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
Website
Public Transport Victoria
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$84 - $90
Red Service
$95 - $110
Red Premium
$130 - $145
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
Train from Southern Cross to Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
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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
Bus from Canberra to Thredbo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$22 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45
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
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
Website
Public Transport Victoria
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 Wodonga
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Wodonga to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from 85 Franklin St to Albury
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Albury to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Thredbo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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Murrays Coaches
Bus from Calwell to Thredbo
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
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Murrays Coaches

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Yes, the driving distance between Adelaide to Thredbo is 1089 km. It takes approximately 13 h 4 min to drive from Adelaide to Thredbo.

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

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There are 125+ hotels available in Thredbo. Prices start at $131 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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