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There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park by train, bus or car

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Train via Dungog  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Dungog Station 31 / ...

$44 - $75

4 alternative options

Train  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Gloucester Station 31 / ...

$176 - $244

Bus  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1 to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd 3513
  2. Take the bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Stratford Coach Stop, The Bucketts Way 135

$171 - $212

Train via Newcastle  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Hamilton Station Ccn
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Dungog Station Hun

$52 - $84

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park 304.3 km

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 4h 41m.

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The distance between Sydney and Barrington Tops National Park is 204 km. The road distance is 304.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park without a car is to train which takes 6h 7m and costs $170 - $250.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park is to train via Dungog which takes 5h 57m and costs $40 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $220 and takes 6h 36m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park is 304 km. It takes approximately 4h 41m to drive from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park.

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There are four+ hotels available in Barrington Tops National Park. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park.
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  • Distance: 204.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Barrington Tops National Park, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Central Station to Dungog Station twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Barrington Tops National Park via Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd and Stratford Coach Stop, The Bucketts Way in around 6h 36m.

Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Dungog Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$30 - $40
First Class
$40 - $55
Train from Central Station to Gloucester Station
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$35 - $50
First Class
$50 - $65
Train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Intercity Train
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hamilton Station to Dungog Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1 to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Stratford Coach Stop, The Bucketts Way
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
Transport NSW

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