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

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Fly to Tamworth  •  2h 50m

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Tamworth (TMW) CBR - TMW

$160 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Canberra Airport to Central Station Gx203
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Tamworth Station 223

$89 - $136

4 alternative options

Fly to Armidale, train  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Armidale (ARM) CBR - ARM
  2. Take the train from Armidale Station to Tamworth Station

$220 - $680

Bus, train via Canberra  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Tamworth Station 223

$98 - $148

Train  •  12h 42m

  1. Take the train from Canberra Station to Central Station 634 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Tamworth Station 223

$97 - $140

Drive  •  7h 40m

  1. Drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) 421.7 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 7h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) is to fly which costs $220 - $250 and takes 2h 50m.

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The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Tamworth Airport (TMW) is 494 km. The road distance is 674.7 km.

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) without a car is to bus and train which takes 11h 38m and costs $120 - $200.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to fly from Canberra (CBR) to Tamworth (TMW), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) is to fly which takes 2h 50m and costs $220 - $250. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $200 and takes 12h 42m.

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There is no direct flight from Canberra Airport to Tamworth Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 50m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) is 675 km. It takes approximately 7h 40m to drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW).

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

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There are 53+ hotels available in Tamworth Airport (TMW). Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW).
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  • Distance: 308.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 50m

What companies run services between Canberra Airport (CBR), Australia and Tamworth Airport (TMW), Australia?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Tamworth Airport (TMW) via Canberra Railway Station Kingston, Canberra Station, Central Station, and Tamworth Station in around 12h 42m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $350
Flights from Canberra to Tamworth via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $350
Flights from Canberra to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Canberra to Armidale via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Canberra to Armidale via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Canberra to Armidale via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Canberra to Tamworth via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Canberra to Tamworth via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Armidale Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$15 - $23
Train from Central Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Canberra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
Transport NSW
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
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$23 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
Murrays Coaches

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