There are 4 ways to get from Canberra to Hay by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h 8 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 Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy 725

$40 - $58

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Yass Junction, Coach Bay 781
  2. Take the train from Yass Junction to Griffith Station 641
  3. Take the bus from Griffith Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy 725

$47 - $75

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Canberra to Hay 306.5 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, fly  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney International Airport
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Griffith (GFF) SYD - GFF
  3. Take the bus from Griffith Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy

$174 - $364

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The cheapest way to get from Canberra to Hay is to bus which costs $55 - $85 and takes 8 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra to Hay is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canberra to Hay. However, there are services departing from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row and arriving at Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 8 min.

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The distance between Canberra and Hay is 400 km. The road distance is 490.4 km.

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The best way to get from Canberra to Hay without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 8 min and costs $55 - $85.

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It takes approximately 8 h 8 min to get from Canberra to Hay, including transfers.

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Canberra to Hay bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Griffith Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Canberra to Hay.
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  • Distance: 250.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 8 min

What companies run services between Canberra, ACT, Australia and Hay, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Canberra to Hay via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 8 h 8 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Griffith
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Yass Junction to Griffith Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $50
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
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 Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Yass Junction, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Griffith Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
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 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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