There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Armidale by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Armidale  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM

$127 - $311

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Armidale Station 223

$63 - $88

4 alternative options

Fly to Tamworth, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tamworth (TMW) SYD - TMW
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth to Armidale

$140 - $357

Train, bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Tamworth Station 223
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth to Armidale

$79 - $112

Train, bus via Hornsby Station  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Tamworth Station 223
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth to Armidale

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Armidale 321.2 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Armidale is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Armidale is to fly which costs $170 - $420 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Armidale is 376 km. The road distance is 513.9 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Sydney to Armidale, including transfers.

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

Regional Express and Qantas fly from Sydney to Armidale every 4 hours. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Armidale once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 8 h 5 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 Armidale Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Central Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Hornsby Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
crisps.com.au

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