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There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Albury by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  2h 42m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Albury (ABX) SYD - ABX

$164 - $588

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Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Albury station Fe21

$55 - $65

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Train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Albury Station 623

$55 - $210

Bus via Canberra  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra Gx233
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Albury Canberra - Melbourne Via Albury

$81 - $124

Night train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the night train from Central Station to Albury Station 621

$55 - $210

Drive  •  5h 39m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Albury 549.8 km

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Albury is to bus which costs $55 - $65 and takes 7h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Albury is to fly which costs $160 - $600 and takes 2h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sydney and arriving at Albury station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Albury Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 31m.

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The distance between Sydney and Albury is 462 km. The road distance is 549.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Albury without a car is to train which takes 7h 31m and costs $55 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Sydney to Albury, including transfers.

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Sydney to Albury bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Sydney station.

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Sydney to Albury train services, operated by XPT, depart from Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Albury is to fly which takes 2h 42m and costs $160 - $600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $210 and takes 7h 31m, you could also bus, which costs $55 - $65 and takes 7h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Albury.
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  • Distance: 462 km
  • Duration: 2h 42m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Albury, NSW, Australia?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Regional Express fly from Sydney to Albury every 3 hours. Alternatively, XPT operates a train from Central Station to Albury Station twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $210 and the journey takes 7h 31m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Train operators
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Albury Station
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $210
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XPT bookings
Economy
$55 - $75
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$180 - $210
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Albury station
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Website
fireflyexpress.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 Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$45 - $60
Premium
$55 - $75
Advantage
$55 - $70
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Albury
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$35 - $50

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

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Sydney to Albury bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Albury station.

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Sydney to Albury train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Albury Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Albury is 550 km. It takes approximately 5h 39m to drive from Sydney to Albury.

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Virgin Australia, Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Albury Airport.

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There are 106+ hotels available in Albury. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18.

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