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There are 4 ways to get from Parramatta to Wollongong by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the train from Parramatta Station to Redfern Station T2 Inner West and Leppington Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Redfern Station to Wollongong Station South Coast Line

$10 - $15

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Bus, train  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E M92
  2. Take the train from Sutherland Station to Wollongong Station South Coast Line

$8 - $13

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Bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E M92
  2. Take the bus from Engadine to Wollongong

$11 - $19

Drive  •  1h 7m

  1. Drive from Parramatta to Wollongong 52.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Parramatta to Wollongong is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Parramatta to Wollongong is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Parramatta station to Wollongong station. However, there are services departing from Parramatta Station and arriving at Wollongong Station via Redfern Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Parramatta and Wollongong is 68 km. The road distance is 84.5 km.

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The best way to get from Parramatta to Wollongong without a car is to train which takes 2h 40m and costs $14 - $21.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Parramatta to Wollongong, including transfers.

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Parramatta to Wollongong train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Parramatta Station.

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The best way to get from Parramatta to Wollongong is to train which takes 2h 40m and costs $14 - $21. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $27 and takes 3h 40m.

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Parramatta to Wollongong train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Wollongong Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Parramatta to Wollongong is 85 km. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Parramatta to Wollongong.

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Map of how to get from Parramatta to Wollongong.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Parramatta, NSW, Australia and Wollongong, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Parramatta to Wollongong via Redfern Station in around 2h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Parramatta to Wollongong via Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E, Sutherland Station, Engadine Station, and Engadine in around 3h 40m.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Redfern Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Sutherland Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Transdev NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Transdev NSW
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Engadine to Wollongong
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Premier Motor Service

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