There are 5 ways to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, train  •  2 h 1 min

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

$105 - $232

Cheapest option

Bus Murrays Coaches  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney

$25 - $49

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra Airport to Central Station Gx203

$27 - $51

Train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Canberra Station to Central Station 634 / ...

$33 - $48

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby 180.4 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby is to fly and train which costs $140 - $320 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Hornsby is 250 km. The road distance is 288.7 km.

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 14 min and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby is to bus which takes 5 h 14 min and costs $35 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Canberra Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby is 289 km. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby.

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

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There are 1620+ hotels available in Hornsby. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby.
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  • Distance: 156.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Hornsby 3 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$3 - $5
1st Class
$4 - $7
Train from Canberra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
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 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 Canberra Airport to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$23 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au

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