There are 5 ways to get from Bathurst to Goulburn by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station 428 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Goulburn 623 / ...

$47 - $154

Cheapest option

Train via Glenfield Station  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Blacktown Station 428
  2. Take the train from Glenfield Station to Goulburn Station Southern Highlands Line

$41 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Howick St At William St to Main St Opp Cook St 636
  2. Take the train from Lithgow Station to Emu Plains Station
  3. Take the bus from Parramatta to Goulburn

$51 - $70

Bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 794
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St 723
  3. Take the bus from Gundagai to Goulburn

$63 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Bathurst to Goulburn 119.2 miles

$17 - $25

What companies run services between Bathurst, NSW, Australia and Goulburn, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Bathurst to Goulburn via Central Station in around 7 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bathurst to Goulburn via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, and Gundagai in around 9 h 6 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Bathurst Station to Blacktown Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$20 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Glenfield Station to Goulburn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Lithgow Station to Emu Plains Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$23 - $35
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$100 - $120
Bus operators
Lithgow Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Howick St At William St to Main St Opp Cook St
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Parramatta to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Gundagai to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bathurst to Goulburn?

The distance between Bathurst and Goulburn is 149 km. The road distance is 191 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bathurst to Goulburn?

The cheapest way to get from Bathurst to Goulburn is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 2 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bathurst to Goulburn?

The quickest way to get from Bathurst to Goulburn is to drive which takes 2 h 27 min and costs $22 - $35.

Is there a direct train between Bathurst and Goulburn?

No, there is no direct train from Bathurst to Goulburn. However, there are services departing from Bathurst Station and arriving at Goulburn via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bathurst and Goulburn?

No, there is no direct bus from Bathurst to Goulburn. However, there are services departing from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay and arriving at Goulburn via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay and Gundagai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Bathurst to Goulburn?

It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Bathurst to Goulburn, including transfers.