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

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Bus to Griffith, fly  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy to Griffith Station, Coach Bay
  2. Fly from Griffith (GFF) to Sydney (SYD) GFF - SYD

$172 - $402

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Bus, train  •  12h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy to Griffith Station, Coach Bay 726
  2. Take the train from Griffith Station to Goulburn Station 642
  3. Take the train from Goulburn Station to Central Station 634 / ...

$90 - $163

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Bus, train to Narrandera, fly  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy to Griffith Station, Coach Bay
  2. Take the train from Griffith Station to Narrandera Station
  3. Fly from Narrandera (NRA) to Sydney (SYD) NRA - SYD

$186 - $345

Bus  •  12h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 3 726
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5 to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row 782 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney

$103 - $155

Bus, train via Cootamundra  •  12h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 3 726
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra Station to Goulburn Station 642
  3. Take the bus from Goulburn to Sydney

$124 - $167

Drive  •  7h 41m

  1. Drive from Hay to Sydney 720.3 km

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Hay to Sydney is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 7h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Hay to Sydney is to bus and fly which costs $170 - $410 and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hay to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy and arriving at Sydney via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5 and Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 51m.

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The distance between Hay and Sydney is 590 km. The road distance is 720.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hay to Sydney without a car is to bus which takes 12h 51m and costs $100 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Hay to Sydney, including transfers.

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Hay to Sydney bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy station.

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The quickest flight from Griffith Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hay to Sydney is 720 km. It takes approximately 7h 41m to drive from Hay to Sydney.

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Map of how to get from Hay to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 589.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

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

You can take a bus from Hay to Sydney via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5, Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row, and Canberra in around 12h 51m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Griffith to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Narrandera to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
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 Griffith Station to Narrandera Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$17 - $23
First Class
$24 - $35
Train from Cootamundra Station to Goulburn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Train from Griffith Station to Goulburn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$45 - $60
First Class
$60 - $85
Train from Goulburn Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$28 - $40
First Class
$40 - $55
Bus 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
Bus from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy to Griffith Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 3
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 5 to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
Transport NSW
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 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
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Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$45 - $65
Premium
$55 - $75
Advantage
$55 - $70
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Goulburn to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58 - $64
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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