There are 6 ways to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Parkes Airport (PKE) by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Canberra to Parkes  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Parkes (PKE) CBR - PKE

$70 - $470

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 781
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay 791

$43 - $58

4 alternative options

Fly Canberra to Dubbo, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Dubbo (DBO) CBR - DBO
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay

$99 - $494

Bus to Sydney, fly to Parkes  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney International Airport
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Parkes (PKE) SYD - PKE

$163 - $354

Fly Canberra to Orange, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Orange (OAG) CBR - OAG
  2. Take the train from Orange Station to Parkes Station

$293 - $529

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Parkes Airport (PKE) 189.6 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Parkes Airport (PKE) is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Parkes Airport (PKE) is to fly which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $95 - $650.

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The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Parkes Airport (PKE) is 257 km. The road distance is 303 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to fly from Canberra (CBR) to Parkes (PKE), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Canberra Airport (CBR), Australia and Parkes Airport (PKE), Australia?

Qantas, Regional Express and two other airlines fly from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Parkes Airport (PKE) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Parkes Airport (PKE) via City Bus Stn Arrivals, Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, and Parkes Station, Coach Bay in around 8 h 7 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Parkes via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Canberra to Parkes via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Canberra to Parkes via Newcastle, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Canberra to Parkes via Gold Coast, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Parkes
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Canberra to Orange via Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Canberra to Orange via Newcastle, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Canberra to Orange via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Canberra to Orange via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Dubbo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Canberra to Orange via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $460
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Orange Station to Parkes Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
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 Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney International Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$22 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45

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