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There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham by plane, train, 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.

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Fly to Melbourne, train  •  2 h 54 min

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

$56 - $231

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Fly to Avalon, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the train from Werribee to Footscray
  3. Take the train from Footscray to Watergardens

$54 - $221

4 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...

$74 - $184

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Melbourne Gx233

$78 - $128

Bus Firefly Express  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne Fe21

$54 - $69

Drive  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham 538.1 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham is to bus which costs $75 - $100 and takes 14 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham is to fly and train which costs $75 - $330 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham station. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport, International Terminal and arriving at Watergardens Station/Watergardens Circuit Rd via Lonsdale St/Spencer St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) station to Sydenham. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Watergardens via Central Station and Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 51 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Sydenham is 713 km. The road distance is 861 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham without a car is to train which takes 12 h 51 min and costs $100 - $260.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham, including transfers.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Sydney Airport, International Terminal station.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham is to train which takes 12 h 51 min and costs $100 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $180 and takes 13 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham.
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  • Distance: 445.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and Sydenham, VIC, Australia?

XPT operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $170 and the journey takes 10 h 48 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 12 h 5 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Avalon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Avalon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Watergardens
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Werribee to Footscray
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Footscray to Watergardens
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$140 - $170
Bus operators
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 and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$70 - $110
Flexifare
$90 - $130
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Melbourne station.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Southern Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham is 861 km. It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydenham.

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

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There are 1411+ hotels available in Sydenham. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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