There are 7 ways to get from Cooma to Sydney by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

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

Bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Cooma to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney

$41 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Canberra Station, Coach Bay 772 / ...
  2. Take the train from Canberra Station to Central Station 634 / ...

$39 - $58

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cooma to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney Central Station Gx287

$44 - $96

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Cooma to Sydney 246.4 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Canberra, fly  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cooma to Canberra
  2. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Sydney (SYD) CBR - SYD

$122 - $276

Bus to Merimbula, fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St
  2. Fly from Merimbula (MIM) to Sydney (SYD) MIM - SYD

$155 - $300

Bus, night bus to Moruya, fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Church St At Carp St
  2. Take the night bus from Bega Court House, Gipps St to Vulcan St Before Mirrabooka Av
  3. Fly from Moruya (MYA) to Sydney (SYD) MYA - SYD

$174 - $317

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

You can take a bus from Cooma to Sydney via Canberra in around 5 h 46 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
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Merimbula to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Moruya to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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 Canberra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Cooma to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$24 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Canberra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Church St At Carp St
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Night bus from Bega Court House, Gipps St to Vulcan St Before Mirrabooka Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cooma to Sydney?

The distance between Cooma and Sydney is 325 km. The road distance is 394 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cooma to Sydney?

The cheapest way to get from Cooma to Sydney is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cooma to Sydney?

The quickest way to get from Cooma to Sydney is to drive which takes 4 h 18 min and costs $45 - $70.

Is there a direct bus between Cooma and Sydney?

No, there is no direct bus from Cooma to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Cooma and arriving at Sydney via Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Cooma to Sydney?

It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Cooma to Sydney, including transfers.