There are 5 ways to get from Parramatta to Wollongong by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Parramatta Station to Redfern Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Redfern Station to Wollongong Station South Coast Line

$9 - $15

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Bus, train  •  3 h 2 min

  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

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Hurstville Station, Forest Rd, Stand C  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand B1 to Hurstville Station, Forest Rd, Stand C M91
  2. Take the train from Hurstville Station to Wollongong Station South Coast Line

$9 - $15

Bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E M92
  2. Take the bus from Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E to Wollongong Station, Station St 21Sc / ...

$9 - $13

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Parramatta to Wollongong 52.8 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Parramatta to Wollongong is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Parramatta to Wollongong is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Parramatta station to Wollongong station. However, there are services departing from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 and arriving at Wollongong Station, Station St via Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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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 2 h 30 min.

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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 2 h 30 min and costs $12 - $21.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Parramatta to Wollongong, including transfers.

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Parramatta to Wollongong bus services, operated by Transdev NSW, arrive at Parramatta Station, Stand A2.

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Map of how to get from Parramatta to Wollongong.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Parramatta to Wollongong via Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Parramatta Station to Redfern Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $3
1st Class
$2 - $5
Train from Redfern Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Sutherland Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Hurstville Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$6 - $10
1st Class
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Transdev NSW
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand B1 to Hurstville Station, Forest Rd, Stand C
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Sutherland Station, East Pde, Stand E to Wollongong Station, Station St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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