There are 2 ways to get from Canberra to Tumbarumba by bus or car

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Bus  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St Canberra - Melbourne Via Albury / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Tumbarumba Coach Stop, Union Lane 723 / ...

$32 - $45

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Drive  •  3h 21m

  1. Drive from Canberra to Tumbarumba 286.1 km

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Canberra to Tumbarumba is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 4h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra to Tumbarumba is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canberra to Tumbarumba. However, there are services departing from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave and arriving at Tumbarumba Coach Stop, Union Lane via Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Canberra and Tumbarumba is 115 km. The road distance is 286.1 km.

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The best way to get from Canberra to Tumbarumba without a car is to bus which takes 4h 47m and costs $30 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Canberra to Tumbarumba, including transfers.

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Canberra to Tumbarumba bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave station.

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Canberra to Tumbarumba bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Tumbarumba Coach Stop, Union Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canberra to Tumbarumba is 286 km. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Canberra to Tumbarumba.

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There are five+ hotels available in Tumbarumba. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canberra to Tumbarumba.
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  • Distance: 115.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 47m

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

You can take a bus from Canberra to Tumbarumba via Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St in around 4h 47m.

Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$17 - $24
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
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Transport NSW
Bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Tumbarumba Coach Stop, Union Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
Transport NSW

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