Directions from Sydney to AFL Grand Final

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Recommended option

Fly Sydney to Melbourne, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. SYD - MEL

$80 - $260

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Fe21

$51 - $59

5 alternative options

Fly Sydney to Avalon, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. SYD - AVV

$68 - $243

Train to Wollongong, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt  •  5 h 20 min

  1. WOL - MEB

$53 - $292

Train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. 623 / ...

$68 - $180

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  12 h 50 min

$82 - $150

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. 537.8 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and AFL Grand Final, VIC, Australia?

XPT operates a train from Sydney to AFL Grand Final twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $180 and the journey takes 10 h 48 min. Alternatively, Firefly Express operates a bus from Sydney to AFL Grand Final once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 12 h.

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
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Wollongong to Melbourne Essendon Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Jolimont-MCG
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Albion Park Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $20
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 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $85
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$160 - $180
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$70 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and AFL Grand Final is 713 km. The road distance is 861 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to AFL Grand Final is to bus which costs $65 - $80 and takes 12 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to AFL Grand Final is to fly and train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs $100 - $350.

No, there is no direct train from Sydney to AFL Grand Final. However, there are services departing from Central Station and arriving at Jolimont-MCG via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Sydney to AFL Grand Final, including transfers.