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Recommended option

Train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1 31 / ...

$83 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 100
  2. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay 150 / ...
  3. Take the train from Taree Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1 35 / ...

$41 - $61

7 alternative options

Train via Fassifern Station  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Fassifern Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1 31 / ...

$55 - $92

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Bellingen 324.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Coffs Harbour, line 361 bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) SYD - CFS
  2. Take the line 361 bus from Toormina Shopping Centre to Church St At Hyde St

$59 - $203

Fly to Armidale, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM
  2. Take the bus from University of New England to Bellingen

$164 - $362

Fly to Tamworth, bus  •  7 h 32 min

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

$155 - $377

Fly to Grafton, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Grafton (GFN) SYD - GFN
  2. Take the train from Grafton Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1

$191 - $253

Fly to Taree, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Taree (TRO) SYD - TRO
  2. Take the train from Taree Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1

$87 - $379

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Bellingen 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 27 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Taree
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $85
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $20
1st Class
$19 - $28
Train from Fassifern Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Taree Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$19 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $40
Train from Grafton Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Toormina Shopping Centre to Church St At Hyde St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from University of New England to Bellingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Bellingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Bellingen is 412 km. The road distance is 519 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bellingen is to bus and train which costs $50 - $85 and takes 12 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bellingen is to fly and line 361 bus which takes 5 h 13 min and costs $75 - $270.

It takes approximately 9 h 44 min to get from Sydney to Bellingen, including transfers.