There are 4 ways to get from Armidale to Sydney by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Armidale (ARM) to Sydney (SYD) ARM - SYD

$127 - $310

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Train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Armidale Station to Central Station 224

$52 - $82

2 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Armidale to Urunga
  2. Take the bus from Urunga to Sydney

$94 - $126

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Armidale to Sydney 322.4 miles

$45 - $70

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No, there is no direct bus from Armidale to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Armidale and arriving at Sydney via Urunga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 42 min.

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The distance between Armidale and Sydney is 376 km. The road distance is 515.8 km.

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The best way to get from Armidale to Sydney without a car is to train which takes 9 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Armidale to Sydney, including transfers.

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Armidale to Sydney bus services, operated by New England Coaches, depart from Armidale station.

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The best way to get from Armidale to Sydney is to fly which takes 1 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 2 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 12 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Armidale Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Armidale to Sydney bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Sydney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Armidale to Sydney is 516 km. It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to drive from Armidale to Sydney.

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Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Armidale Airport to Sydney Airport.

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  • Distance: 235.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Armidale, NSW, Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Regional Express and Qantas fly from Armidale to Sydney every 4 hours. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Armidale to Sydney once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 7 h 59 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Armidale to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Armidale to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Armidale Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Urunga to Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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There are 1996+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Armidale to Armidale Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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