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There are 6 ways to get from São Paulo to Wollongong by plane, train or bus

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Recommended option

Fly Sao Paulo to Sydney, train  •  23h 54m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Sydney (SYD) GRU - SYD
  2. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station

$537 - $1,139

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Bus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, fly to Sydney, train  •  34h 4m

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Sydney (SYD) GIG - SYD
  3. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station

$499 - $1,074

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Fly Sao Paulo Congonhas to Sydney, train  •  28h 33m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) to Sydney (SYD) CGH - SYD
  2. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station

$525 - $4,527

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly to Sydney, train  •  29h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Sydney (SYD) VCP - SYD
  3. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station

$575 - $1,857

Fly Sao Paulo to Canberra, bus  •  30h 55m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Canberra (CBR) GRU - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Wollongong Station, Station St

$755 - $1,368

Fly Sao Paulo to Orange, train  •  32h 35m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Orange (OAG) GRU - OAG
  2. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wollongong Station

$671 - $1,894

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The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Wollongong is to fly and train which costs R$ 2300 - R$ 5000 and takes 23h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Wollongong is to fly and train which costs R$ 2300 - R$ 5000 and takes 23h 54m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Wollongong is 13308 km.

It takes approximately 23h 54m to get from São Paulo to Wollongong, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 21h 5m and has one stopover.

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Wollongong is 13h ahead of São Paulo. It is currently 3:41 PM in São Paulo and 4:41 AM in Wollongong.

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Qatar Airways, Emirates and two other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Wollongong. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Wollongong.
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  • Distance: 13308.2 km
  • Duration: 23h 54m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Wollongong, NSW, Australia?

There is no direct connection from São Paulo to Wollongong. However, you can take the shuttle to Guarulhos Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Sydney, take the walk to International Airport Station, take the train to Wolli Creek Station, then take the train to Wollongong. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Av. Washington Luiz, 6675, take the walk to Sao Paulo Congonhas airport, fly to Sydney, take the walk to International Airport Station, take the train to Wolli Creek Station, then take the train to Wollongong.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Santiago
Ave. Duration
20h 22m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Asuncion, Santiago
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Brasilia, Santiago
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Mendoza, Santiago
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Sydney via Brasilia, Santiago
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Sydney via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago, Auckland
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Sydney via Brasilia, Santiago
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Sydney via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Santiago, Auckland
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Sao Paulo, Santiago
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Santiago
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Brasilia, Santiago
Ave. Duration
34h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
33h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Santiago
Ave. Duration
20h 22m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Sydney via Brasilia, Santiago
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Sydney via Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Sydney via Brasilia, Santiago
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Sydney via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Porto Alegre, Santiago
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Santiago, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Porto Alegre, Santiago, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$750 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Santiago, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
31h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Porto Alegre, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$750 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
34h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Brasilia, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$750 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Mendoza, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$750 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Mendoza, Santiago, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $850
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Santiago, Auckland
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Santiago, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Sao Paulo, Santiago
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Santiago
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Orange via Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
34h 47m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Orange via Johannesburg, Sydney
Ave. Duration
32h 5m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,100
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sao Paulo to Canberra via Asuncion, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Orange via Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
22h 32m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Orange via Asuncion, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Orange via Brasilia, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Orange via Mendoza, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Sao Paulo to Orange via Porto Alegre, Santiago, Sydney
Ave. Duration
31h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Doha
Ave. Duration
31h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,700
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $3,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sydney via Atlanta, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
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 Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Opal card
$6 - $8
Opal single trip ticket
$7 - $10
Train from Central Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Opal card
$6 - $9
Opal single trip ticket
$7 - $11
Intercity Train
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
transportnsw.info
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus operators
Azul
Phone
+55 4003 1118 / 0800 887 1118
Email
facebook@voeazul.com.br
Website
voeazul.com.br
Bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $230
Schedules at
voeazul.com.br
Private
$160 - $230
Brasileiro
Website
expressobrasileiro.com
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24
Book at
Expresso Brasileiro
1001
Phone
+55 4004-5001
Email
sac@autoviacao1001.com.br
Website
autoviacao1001.com.br
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Book at
1001
Convencional
$27 - $40
Conv. C/Ar
$30 - $45
Kaissara
Phone
0800 723 2121 / 0800 726 0246
Email
faleconosco@kaissara.com.br
Website
kaissara.com.br
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Book at
Kaissara

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