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

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Fly, train  •  1h 59m

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

$180 - $664

Cheapest option

Train  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Canberra Station to Central Station 632

$42 - $106

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney Gx322

$50 - $106

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown 276 km

$35 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown is to fly and train which costs $180 - $700 and takes 1h 59m.

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The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Blacktown is 233 km. The road distance is 276 km.

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown without a car is to bus which takes 5h 41m and costs $45 - $110.

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It takes approximately 1h 59m to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown is to bus which takes 5h 41m and costs $45 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $110 and takes 6h 44m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown is 276 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown.

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

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There are 220+ hotels available in Blacktown. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Blacktown.
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  • Distance: 233.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 59m

What companies run services between Canberra Airport (CBR), Australia and Blacktown, NSW, Australia?

Murrays Coaches operates a bus from Canberra to Sydney every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Greyhound Australia also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Canberra Station to Central Station once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 4h 9m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $460
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Blacktown Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$14 - $19
First Class
$20 - $26
Train from Canberra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$35 - $50
First Class
$50 - $70
Bus operators
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, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$45 - $60
Premium
$55 - $75
Advantage
$55 - $70

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