• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

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 50 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Sydney (SYD) CBR - SYD
  2. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station

$108 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Wollongong Station, Station St 855

$32 - $47

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong 153.4 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 2 h 35 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 2 h 35 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong station. However, there are services departing from Canberra Airport and arriving at Wollongong Station, Station St via Jolimont Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

More details

The distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) and Wollongong is 184 km. The road distance is 245.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 2 min and costs $40 - $70.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong, including transfers.

More details

Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, depart from Jolimont Centre station.

More details

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

Search flights

Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, arrive at Wollongong Station, Station St.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong is 245 km. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Canberra Airport (CBR) to Wollongong.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 114.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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 - $36 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
58 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 Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre to Wollongong Station, Station St
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Book at
Murrays Coaches

Want to know more about travelling around Australia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

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

Search flights

There are 62+ hotels available in Wollongong. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

More details