There are 5 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly to Armidale, taxi  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM
  2. Take a taxi from Armidale to Walcha

$222 - $437

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Bus  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Port Macquarie
  2. Take the bus from Port Macquarie Coach Stop, Gordon St to Walcha Coach Stop, South St 371 / ...

$66 - $87

3 alternative options

Fly to Tamworth, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tamworth (TMW) SYD - TMW
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Walcha Coach Stop, South St

$102 - $296

Train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Walcha Road Station 223

$97 - $137

Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha 263.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Walcha is 330 km. The road distance is 421.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha without a car is to train which takes 8 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha is to train which takes 8 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Armidale Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha is 422 km. It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha.

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Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Armidale Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Walcha. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha.
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  • Distance: 206.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and Walcha, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 7 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Walcha via Central Station, Sydney, Port Macquarie, and Port Macquarie Coach Stop, Gordon St in around 11 h 49 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Walcha Road Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Walcha Coach Stop, South St
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Port Macquarie Coach Stop, Gordon St to Walcha Coach Stop, South St
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Armidale to Walcha
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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