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There are 8 ways to get from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains by bus, train, car or plane

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, train

  1. Take the bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Canberra
  2. Take the train from Canberra Station to Central Station
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

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Bus, train via Bega

  1. Take the bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Carp St/Church St
  2. Take the bus from Bega to Sydney
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Blackheath Station

6 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  3. Take the bus from Blacktown Station, Stand M to Blackheath Station, Great Western Hwy

Drive

  1. Drive from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains

Bus to Canberra, fly, train

  1. Take the bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
  2. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Sydney (SYD)
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

Bus to Moruya, fly, train

  1. Take the bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Apex Park/Princes Hwy
  2. Fly from Moruya (MYA) to Sydney (SYD)
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

Bus to Merimbula, fly, train

  1. Take the bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Bennet Lane
  2. Fly from Merimbula (MIM) to Sydney (SYD)
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

Train to Melbourne, fly, train

  1. Take the train from Bairnsdale to Southern Cross
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD)
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

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The cheapest way to get from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 8h 53m.

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The distance between Lakes Entrance and Blue Mountains is 523 km. The road distance is 756.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains without a car is to bus and train which takes 13h 59m and costs $190 - $270.

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It takes approximately 13h 59m to get from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains, including transfers.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains is 757 km. It takes approximately 8h 53m to drive from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains.

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

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There are 112+ hotels available in Blue Mountains. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains.
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  • Distance: 522.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 59m

What companies run services between Lakes Entrance, VIC, Australia and Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Lakes Entrance to Blue Mountains via Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, Canberra, Sydney, Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M, Blacktown Station, Stand D, Blacktown Station, Stand M, and Blackheath Station, Great Western Hwy in around 14h 33m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from Merimbula to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Moruya to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Merimbula to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Train operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Canberra Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Economy
$35 - $55
First Class
$50 - $80
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 Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$7 - $10
Opal single trip ticket
$8 - $12
Train from Central Station to Blackheath Station
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$7 - $10
Opal single trip ticket
$9 - $13
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Bairnsdale to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$30 - $45
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Canberra
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$45 - $65
Bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$45 - $65
Bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Carp St/Church St
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$30 - $45
Bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Apex Park/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$45 - $65
Bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Bennet Lane
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$29 - $40
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
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Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$40 - $65
Advantage
$50 - $75
Premium
$50 - $80
Blue Mountains Transit
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Blacktown Station, Stand M to Blackheath Station, Great Western Hwy
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Blue Mountains Transit
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