There are 4 ways to get from Blacktown to Canberra by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra Gx233 / ...

$25 - $50

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Train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 633 / ...

$32 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Blacktown to Canberra 172.3 miles

$24 - $40

Train, fly  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Blacktown Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Canberra (CBR) SYD - CBR

$105 - $237

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No, there is no direct train from Blacktown station to Canberra station. However, there are services departing from Blacktown Station and arriving at Canberra Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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The distance between Blacktown and Canberra is 235 km. The road distance is 275.6 km.

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The best way to get from Blacktown to Canberra without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Blacktown to Canberra, including transfers.

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Blacktown to Canberra train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station.

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The best way to get from Blacktown to Canberra is to bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Canberra Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Blacktown to Canberra train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Canberra Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blacktown to Canberra is 276 km. It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to drive from Blacktown to Canberra.

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Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Canberra Airport.

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Map of how to get from Blacktown to Canberra.
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  • Distance: 147 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Blacktown, NSW, Australia and Canberra, ACT, Australia?

Murrays Coaches operates a bus from Blacktown to Canberra hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Greyhound Australia also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Blacktown to Canberra 3 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 7 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Blacktown Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$3 - $5
1st Class
$4 - $7
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Murrays Coaches
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 Sydney Central Station to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$22 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45

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