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There are 9 ways to get from Cootamundra to Sydney by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the train from Cootamundra to Central Station 624 / ...

$40 - $180

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Night train  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the night train from Cootamundra Station to Central Station 622

$40 - $180

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Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5 to West Row After London Cct 782 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney Gx322

$59 - $93

Drive  •  4h 4m

  1. Drive from Cootamundra to Sydney 376.2 km

$40 - $65

Bus to Canberra, fly  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5 to West Row After London Cct
  2. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Sydney (SYD) CBR - SYD

$184 - $281

Bus to Orange, fly  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 2 to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
  2. Fly from Orange (OAG) to Sydney (SYD) OAG - SYD

$191 - $686

Train to Narrandera, fly  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the train from Cootamundra Station to Narrandera Station
  2. Fly from Narrandera (NRA) to Sydney (SYD) NRA - SYD

$199 - $501

Train to Wagga Wagga, fly  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Cootamundra to Wagga Wagga
  2. Fly from Wagga Wagga (WGA) to Sydney (SYD) WGA - SYD

$172 - $449

Bus to Parkes, fly  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 2 to Parkes Station, Coach Stop
  2. Fly from Parkes (PKE) to Sydney (SYD) PKE - SYD

$144 - $242

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The cheapest way to get from Cootamundra to Sydney is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Cootamundra to Sydney is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cootamundra station to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5 and arriving at Sydney via Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cootamundra and arriving at Central Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 9m.

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It is 305 km from Cootamundra to Sydney. It is approximately 376.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Cootamundra to Sydney without a car is to train which takes 5h 9m and costs $40 - $180.

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The train from Cootamundra to Central Station takes 5h 9m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Cootamundra to Sydney bus services, operated by NSW TrainLink, depart from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5.

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Cootamundra to Sydney train services, operated by XPT, depart from Cootamundra station.

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The best way to get from Cootamundra to Sydney is to train which takes 5h 9m and costs $40 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $95 and takes 6h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Cootamundra to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 304.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 9m

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

XPT operates a train from Cootamundra to Central Station twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $180 and the journey takes 5h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cootamundra to Sydney via West Row After London Cct and Canberra in around 6h 55m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Orange to Sydney
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Wagga Wagga to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Flights from Orange to Sydney
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Narrandera to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Wagga Wagga to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Parkes to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $180
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Train operators
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Cootamundra to Central Station
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Website
XPT
Economy
$40 - $55
First
$60 - $80
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Night train from Cootamundra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Website
XPT
Economy
$40 - $55
First
$60 - $80
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Train from Cootamundra to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $140
Website
XPT
Economy
$20 - $27
First
$28 - $40
Sleeper
$120 - $140
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Cootamundra Station to Narrandera Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5 to West Row After London Cct
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 2 to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 2 to Parkes Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
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, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
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Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$45 - $65
Premium
$55 - $75
Advantage
$55 - $70

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The quickest flight from Canberra Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Cootamundra to Sydney bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, arrive at Sydney station.

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Cootamundra to Sydney train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cootamundra to Sydney is 376 km. It takes approximately 4h 4m to drive from Cootamundra to Sydney.

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Virgin Australia, Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Canberra Airport to Sydney Airport.

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