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There are 7 ways to get from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Sydney  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Roma (RMA) to Sydney (SYD) RMA - SYD

$340 - $939

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Bus  •  26h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Brisbane Bq202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Sydney Pm11

$144 - $223

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Fly to Newcastle, train  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from Roma (RMA) to Newcastle (NTL) RMA - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$298 - $827

Fly to Wollongong, train  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Roma (RMA) to Wollongong (WOL) RMA - WOL
  2. Take the train from Albion Park Station to Central Station

$759 - $1,123

Bus via Brisbane  •  26h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Brisbane Bq202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Sydney Gx422

$202 - $377

Train  •  27h 12m

  1. Take the train from Roma to Brisbane Roma Street The Westlander
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32

$146 - $245

Drive  •  12h 17m

  1. Drive from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney 1057.7 km

$110 - $180

Roma Airport (RMA) → Sydney
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The cost-effective way to get from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney is to drive, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 12h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney is to fly which costs $340 - $950 and takes 3h 56m.

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The distance between Roma Airport (RMA) and Sydney is 847 km. The road distance is 1057.7 km.

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The best way to get from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney without a car is to bus via Brisbane which takes 26h 3m and costs $200 - $380.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney is to fly which takes 3h 56m and costs $340 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus via Brisbane, which costs $200 - $380 and takes 26h 3m, you could also train, which costs $140 - $250 and takes 27h 12m.

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There is no direct flight from Roma Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney is 1058 km. It takes approximately 12h 17m to drive from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney.

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Qantas offers flights from Roma Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 846.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 56m

What companies run services between Roma Airport (RMA), Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Qantas flies from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Roma Airport (RMA) to Sydney via Roma, Brisbane, Roma Street busway, platform 2, and Brisbane in around 26h 3m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Roma to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Roma to Sydney via Brisbane, Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Roma to Sydney via Brisbane, Canberra
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Roma to Sydney via Charleville, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Roma to Sydney via Brisbane, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Roma to Newcastle via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Roma to Newcastle via Charleville, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Link Airways
Website
linkairways.com
Flights from Roma to Wollongong via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,200
Train operators
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 Hamilton Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$9 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$11 - $15
Train from Albion Park Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$7 - $10
Opal single trip ticket
$8 - $12
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus operators
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Email
charter@busqld.com.au
Website
busqld.com.au
Bus from Roma to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
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 Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$140 - $210
Advantage
$170 - $250
Premium
$180 - $270
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61244235233 (call 13 34 10 within Australia)
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
Premier Motor Service

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