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There are 6 ways to get from Coolah to Sydney by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde, Bay 1 574
  2. Take the train from Lithgow Station to Central Station Bmt / ...

$28 - $53

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Bus, train via Penrith  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde, Bay 1 574
  2. Take the train from Lithgow Station to Emu Plains Station Bmt
  3. Take the train from Emu Plains Station to Central Station Bmt / ...

$29 - $43

Bus  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde, Bay 1 574
  2. Take the bus from Lithgow to Sydney

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Coolah to Sydney 396 km

$40 - $65

Drive to Dubbo, fly  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Coolah to Dubbo
  2. Fly from Dubbo (DBO) to Sydney (SYD) DBO - SYD

$154 - $301

Bus to Mudgee, fly  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St to Mudgee Town Coach Stop, Market St
  2. Fly from Mudgee (DGE) to Sydney (SYD) DGE - SYD

$205 - $222

Coolah to Sydney by bus and train

The journey time between Coolah and Sydney is around 7h 5m and covers a distance of around 411 km. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 5m. Operated by NSW TrainLink, Transport NSW and Intercity Train, the Coolah to Sydney service departs from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St and arrives in Central Station. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 5m
Fastest journey time:
7h 5m
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$28
Carbon emissions:
40 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:15
Last service departs at:
11:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Coolah to Sydney bus and train schedules

Coolah → Sydney
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Coolah to Sydney is to bus and train via Penrith which costs $28 - $45 and takes 7h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from Coolah to Sydney is to drive and fly. Taking this option will cost $150 - $310 and takes 3h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Coolah to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St and arriving at Sydney via Main St After Bridge St and Lithgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 40m.

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The distance between Coolah and Sydney is 266 km. The road distance is 396 km.

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The best way to get from Coolah to Sydney without a car is to bus and train which takes 7h 33m and costs $27 - $55.

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It takes approximately 7h 33m to get from Coolah to Sydney, including transfers.

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Coolah to Sydney bus services, operated by NSW TrainLink, depart from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St station.

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The quickest flight from Dubbo Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Coolah to Sydney bus services, operated by Australia Wide Coaches, arrive at Sydney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coolah to Sydney is 396 km. It takes approximately 4h 41m to drive from Coolah to Sydney.

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Map of how to get from Coolah to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 266.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 33m

What companies run services between Coolah, NSW, Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Coolah to Sydney via Lithgow Station, Railway Pde, Bay 1, Main St After Bridge St, Caroline Av At Great Western Hwy, and Lithgow in around 8h 40m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Mudgee to Sydney
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Train operators
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
Train from Lithgow Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$8 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$10 - $14
Train from Lithgow Station to Emu Plains Station
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$7 - $9
Opal single trip ticket
$8 - $11
Train from Emu Plains Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$5 - $8
Opal single trip ticket
$7 - $9
Intercity Train
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Lithgow Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
transportnsw.info
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Lithgow Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde, Bay 1
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus from Coolah Coach Stop, Binnia St to Mudgee Town Coach Stop, Market St
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Australia Wide Coaches
Phone
02 9516 1300
Email
info@austwidecoaches.com.au
Website
austwidecoaches.com.au
Bus from Lithgow to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
austwidecoaches.com.au

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