There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Bhutan by plane, car, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Sydney to Paro  •  18h 56m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Paro (PBH) SYD - PBH

$282 - $562

4 alternative options

Fly Sydney to Gelephu  •  28h 5m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gelephu (GLU) SYD - GLU

$422 - $1,012

Fly Sydney to Bathpalathang, drive  •  29h 20m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Bathpalathang (BUT) SYD - BUT
  2. Drive from Bathpalathang to Gelephu

Train to Newcastle, fly to Paro  •  28h 53m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Paro (PBH) NTL - PBH

$358 - $882

Fly Sydney to Bagdogra, bus  •  29h 27m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Bagdogra (IXB) SYD - IXB
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Bhutan

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Bhutan. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Bhutan.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Bhutan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 4/23/2020

Domestic travel is restricted within Bhutan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 3/14/2020

International flights leaving Australia are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Source Type: Media | Last updated: 3/25/2020

Data sourced from: CDC, ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bhutan is to fly which costs $420 - $850 and takes 18h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bhutan is to fly which costs $420 - $850 and takes 18h 56m.

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The distance between Sydney and Bhutan is 9353 km.

It takes approximately 18h 56m to get from Sydney to Bhutan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to Paro Airport. The quickest flight takes 22h 30m and has one stopover.

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Bhutan is 4h behind Sydney. It is currently 7:40 AM in Sydney and 3:40 AM in Bhutan.

Air India Limited, Regent Airways, Scoot Tigerair and 14 other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Paro Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Bhutan. Prices start at $100 USD 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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Map of how to get from Sydney to Bhutan.
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  • Distance: 9352.7 km
  • Duration: 18h 56m

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

Malaysia Airlines, Druk Air and 17 other airlines fly from Sydney to Paro hourly.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Singapore Changi, Dhaka
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Manila, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Tan Son Nhat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Kuala Lumpur, Dhaka
Ave. Duration
20h 52m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Melbourne, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Suvarnabhumi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Flights from Sydney to Gelephu via Suvarnabhumi, Paro
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Sydney to Gelephu via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi, Paro
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Sydney to Gelephu via Tan Son Nhat, Suvarnabhumi, Paro
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Sydney to Bathpalathang via Singapore Changi, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
29h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Sydney to Bathpalathang via Suvarnabhumi, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
29h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Sydney to Bathpalathang via Singapore Changi, Dhaka, Paro
Ave. Duration
44h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Sydney to Bathpalathang via Kuala Lumpur, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Sydney to Bathpalathang via Kuala Lumpur, Dhaka, Paro
Ave. Duration
37h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Newcastle to Paro via Melbourne, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Newcastle to Paro via Brisbane, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Newcastle to Paro via Brisbane, Singapore Changi, Dhaka
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Newcastle to Paro via Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Newcastle to Paro via Sydney, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Singapore Changi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
21h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Kuala Lumpur, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Paro via Hong Kong, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Newcastle to Paro via Brisbane, Singapore Changi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Sydney to Bagdogra via Kuala Lumpur, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Madras
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Sydney to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Sydney to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Sydney to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Sydney to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
32h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,200
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Sydney to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
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 Hamilton Station
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$16 - $21
First Class
$22 - $29
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt

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