There are 8 ways to get from Bathurst to Tamworth by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 569 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 361

$41 - $57

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Train, bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Dubbo Station 427
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 361

$46 - $65

Train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Strathfield Station 428 / ...
  2. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Tamworth Station 223

$62 - $91

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Bathurst to Tamworth 252.8 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Sydney, fly to Tamworth  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tamworth (TMW) SYD - TMW

$127 - $337

Fly Bathurst to Armidale, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Bathurst (BHS) to Armidale (ARM) BHS - ARM
  2. Take the train from Armidale Station to Tamworth Station

$167 - $437

Fly Bathurst to Tamworth  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Bathurst (BHS) to Tamworth (TMW) BHS - TMW

$121 - $387

Train to Sydney, fly to Armidale, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM
  3. Take the train from Armidale Station to Tamworth Station

$158 - $357

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The cheapest way to get from Bathurst to Tamworth is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bathurst to Tamworth is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bathurst and Tamworth is 288 km. The road distance is 404.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Bathurst to Tamworth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bathurst station to Tamworth station. However, there are services departing from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay and arriving at Tamworth Station, Coach Stop via Dubbo Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bathurst station to Tamworth station. However, there are services departing from Bathurst Station and arriving at Tamworth Station via Strathfield Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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

You can take a bus from Bathurst to Tamworth via Dubbo Station, Coach Bay in around 8 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bathurst to Tamworth via Strathfield Station in around 10 h 17 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Bathurst to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Bathurst to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Bathurst Station to Dubbo Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $30
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Bathurst Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Strathfield Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Armidale Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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