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There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Moruya  •  2h 34m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Moruya (MYA) SYD - MYA

$203 - $448

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the train from Martin Place Station to Bombo Station Sco
  2. Take the bus from Kiama Bombo to Batemans Bay Pm2

$35 - $50

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Fly to Canberra, bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Canberra (CBR) SYD - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Promenade Plaza, Orient St

$145 - $338

Bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Batemans Bay Pm2

$35 - $55

Train, bus via Nowra  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Kiama Station Sco
  2. Take the bus from Bomaderry Station to Promenade Plaza, Orient St 700-1 / ...

$44 - $61

Drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) 276.2 km

$30 - $45

Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) by bus

The bus journey time between Sydney and Batemans Bay (bay) is around 6h 45m and covers a distance of around 280 km. The fastest bus normally takes 6h 45m. Operated by Premier Motor Service, the Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) bus service departs from Sydney and arrives in Batemans Bay. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
6h 45m
Fastest bus time:
6h 45m
Buses per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$35
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:00
Last bus departs at:
09:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) bus schedules

Sydney → Batemans Bay (bay)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Batemans Bay (bay) is 1800 020 080.

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The social distance requirement in Batemans Bay (bay) is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 15 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) is to fly. Taking this option will cost $200 - $450 and takes 2h 34m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sydney and arriving at Batemans Bay. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 45m.

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The distance between Sydney and Batemans Bay (bay) is 225 km. The road distance is 276.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) without a car is to bus which takes 6h 45m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2h 34m to get from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay), including transfers.

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Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Sydney station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) is to fly which takes 2h 34m and costs $200 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Moruya Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Batemans Bay station.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay).
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  • Distance: 225.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 34m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Batemans Bay (bay), NSW, Australia?

Regional Express flies from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) 6 times a week. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Sydney to Batemans Bay once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 6h 45m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Moruya
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $230
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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 Kiama Station
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$7 - $10
Opal single trip ticket
$9 - $12
Train from Martin Place Station to Bombo Station
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$7 - $10
Opal single trip ticket
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61244235233 (call 13 34 10 within Australia)
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Batemans Bay
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Bomaderry Station to Promenade Plaza, Orient St
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Kiama Bombo to Batemans Bay
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Premier Motor Service

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay) is 276 km. It takes approximately 3h 28m to drive from Sydney to Batemans Bay (bay).

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Regional Express offers flights from Sydney Airport to Moruya Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Batemans Bay (bay). Prices start at $125 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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