There are 6 ways to get from Morwell to Sydney by train, plane, bus 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

Train to Melbourne, fly  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Morwell to Southern Cross
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD) MEL - SYD

$115 - $361

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  14h 47m

  1. Take the train from Morwell to Southern Cross Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne to Sydney Fe31

$79 - $95

4 alternative options

Train, bus to Avalon, fly  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Morwell to Southern Cross
  2. Take the bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
  3. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Sydney (SYD) AVV - SYD

$100 - $347

Bus  •  13h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Morwell to Bairnsdale
  2. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
  3. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney

$110 - $165

Train  •  14h 29m

  1. Take the train from Morwell to Southern Cross Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 624

$94 - $275

Drive  •  10h 6m

  1. Drive from Morwell to Sydney 862.7 km

$110 - $160

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Australia

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Australia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Australia.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Australia.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Australia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Source Type: Media | Last updated: 4/9/2020

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Australia from 5/18/2020.

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 5/11/2020

International flights leaving Australia are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Source Type: Media | Last updated: 3/25/2020

Data sourced from: CDC, ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Morwell to Sydney is to train and bus which costs $75 - $95 and takes 14h 47m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Morwell to Sydney is to train and fly which costs $110 - $370 and takes 5h 16m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Morwell to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Morwell and arriving at Sydney via Bairnsdale and Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 29m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Morwell to Sydney station. However, there are services departing from Morwell and arriving at Central Station via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 29m.

More details

The distance between Morwell and Sydney is 650 km. The road distance is 862.7 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Morwell to Sydney without a car is to bus which takes 13h 29m and costs $110 - $170.

More details

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

More details

Morwell to Sydney bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Morwell station.

More details

Morwell to Sydney train services, operated by V-Line, depart from Morwell station.

More details

The best way to get from Morwell to Sydney is to bus which takes 13h 29m and costs $110 - $170. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $280 and takes 14h 29m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Morwell to Sydney.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 650.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Morwell, VIC, Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Morwell to Sydney via Bairnsdale, Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, and Canberra in around 13h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Morwell to Sydney via Southern Cross in around 14h 29m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Avalon to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Avalon to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Train 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
Train from Morwell to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$19 - $25
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Book at
XPT bookings
Economy
$75 - $100
First
$100 - $140
Sleeper
$210 - $250
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
Skybus
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 Morwell to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$15 - $20
Bus from Bairnsdale to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$50 - $70
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
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 Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

Want to know more about travelling around Australia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

Search flights

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

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Morwell to Sydney is 863 km. It takes approximately 10h 6m to drive from Morwell to Sydney.

Get driving directions

Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Sydney Airport.

Search flights

There are 2321+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

More details