There are 5 ways to get from Dubbo to Canberra by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly to Canberra  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Dubbo (DBO) to Canberra (CBR) DBO - CBR

$64 - $402

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row 782

$37 - $53

3 alternative options

Fly to Sydney, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Dubbo (DBO) to Sydney (SYD) DBO - SYD
  2. Take the bus from Sydney International Airport to Canberra

$152 - $307

Train  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Dubbo Station to Central Station 428
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 633 / ...

$75 - $109

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Dubbo to Canberra 249.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Dubbo to Canberra is to fly which takes 2 h 14 min and costs $85 - $550.

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The distance between Dubbo and Canberra is 342 km. The road distance is 399 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Dubbo to Canberra, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubbo to Canberra. However, there are services departing from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay and arriving at Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dubbo to Canberra. However, there are services departing from Dubbo Station and arriving at Canberra Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

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

FlyPelican flies from Dubbo to Canberra 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dubbo to Canberra via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 7 h 42 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Dubbo to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Dubbo Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney International Airport to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$23 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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