There are 3 ways to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly, train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. CBR - SYD

$109 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. 855

$30 - $40

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. 153.4 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Wollongong is 184 km. The road distance is 245 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 2 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong is to drive which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $28 - $45.

No, there is no direct bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong. However, there are services departing from Canberra Airport and arriving at Wollongong station via Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong, including transfers.

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

Murrays Coaches operates a bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 20 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
1 h
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 Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Wollongong station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
murrays.com.au

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including The London Underground: Essential tips to navigate the Tube, Getting to Rome from the airport and How to get from Florence to Rome - to help you get the most out of your next trip.