There are 5 ways to get from Hervey Bay to Sydney by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Sydney (SYD) HVB - SYD

$139 - $323

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Bus via Tiaro  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Tiaro
  2. Take the bus from Tiaro to Brisbane
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Sydney

$124 - $196

3 alternative options

Train  •  21 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Maryborough West to Brisbane Roma Street Tilt Train / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32

$131 - $205

Bus  •  25 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Brisbane Gx411
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Sydney

$134 - $201

Drive  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Hervey Bay to Sydney 755.4 miles

$100 - $160

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No, there is no direct bus from Hervey Bay to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Hervey Bay - Torquay and arriving at Sydney via Tiaro and Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 30 min.

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The distance between Hervey Bay and Sydney is 966 km. The road distance is 1208.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hervey Bay to Sydney without a car is to train which takes 21 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Hervey Bay to Sydney, including transfers.

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Hervey Bay to Sydney bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Hervey Bay - Torquay station.

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The best way to get from Hervey Bay to Sydney is to fly which takes 2 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 21 h 4 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 24 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Hervey Bay Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Hervey Bay to Sydney bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Sydney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hervey Bay to Sydney is 1209 km. It takes approximately 13 h 55 min to drive from Hervey Bay to Sydney.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Hervey Bay Airport to Sydney Airport.

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Map of how to get from Hervey Bay to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 603.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between Hervey Bay, QLD, Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Hervey Bay to Sydney 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hervey Bay to Sydney via Maryborough West, Brisbane Roma Street, and Brisbane in around 21 h 4 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Hervey Bay to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Hervey Bay to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Maryborough West to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
Queensland Rail Travel
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $140
1st Class
$120 - $190
Bus operators
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 and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Tiaro
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$5 - $8
Flexifare
$12 - $17
Bus from Tiaro to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$19 - $27
Flexifare
$28 - $40
Bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$30 - $50
Flexifare
$40 - $65
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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The best way to get from Hervey Bay to Hervey Bay Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs .

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