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

$40 - $56

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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, Bay 1 to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 361

$45 - $64

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

$61 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Bathurst to Tamworth 252.8 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Sydney, fly to Tamworth  •  6 h 18 min

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

$124 - $334

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

$120 - $386

Train to Sydney, fly to Armidale, train  •  9 h 15 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

$156 - $355

Questions & Answers

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, Bay 1. 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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The distance between Bathurst and Tamworth is 288 km. The road distance is 404.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bathurst to Tamworth without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 6 min and costs .

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

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Bathurst to Tamworth bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Bathurst Station, Coach Bay.

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Bathurst to Tamworth train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Bathurst Station.

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The best way to get from Bathurst to Tamworth is to bus which takes 8 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 17 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Tamworth Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Bathurst to Tamworth bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Tamworth Station, Coach Stop.

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Map of how to get from Bathurst to Tamworth.
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  • Distance: 180 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from Bathurst to Tamworth via Dubbo Station, Bay 1 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
Every day
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
Every day
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
$20 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$20 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Bathurst Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $30
1st Class
$29 - $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
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Bay 1 to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Bathurst to Tamworth train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Tamworth Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bathurst to Tamworth is 405 km. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Bathurst to Tamworth.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Tamworth Airport.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Tamworth. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bathurst to Bathurst Airport is to line 524 bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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