There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Bombala by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly to Merimbula, taxi  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Merimbula (MIM) SYD - MIM
  2. Take a taxi from Merimbula to Bombala

$272 - $452

Cheapest option

Bus Murrays Coaches  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to War Memorial/Monaro Hwy Melbourne Via Bairnsdale / ...

$35 - $63

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Fly to Cooma, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Cooma (OOM) SYD - OOM
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to War Memorial/Monaro Hwy

$167 - $400

Train, bus via Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 633 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St 771 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to War Memorial/Monaro Hwy

$44 - $64

Train, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 633 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Bombala Coach Stop, Forbes St 775

$52 - $78

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station to Cooma Gx200
  2. Take the bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Bombala Coach Stop, Forbes St 775

$44 - $89

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Bombala 300.5 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bombala is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bombala is to fly and taxi which costs $370 - $650 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Bombala. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at War Memorial/Monaro Hwy via Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Sydney and Bombala is 383 km. The road distance is 480.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Bombala without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs $45 - $90.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Sydney to Bombala, including transfers.

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Sydney to Bombala bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, depart from Sydney station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Merimbula Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Sydney to Bombala bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at War Memorial/Monaro Hwy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Bombala is 481 km. It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to drive from Sydney to Bombala.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Bombala.
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  • Distance: 239.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Bombala via Canberra and Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave in around 7 h.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Cooma
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to War Memorial/Monaro Hwy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to War Memorial/Monaro Hwy
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Bombala Coach Stop, Forbes St
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Bombala Coach Stop, Forbes St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Central Station to Cooma
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$30 - $50
Flexifare
$40 - $65
Other operators
Taxi from Merimbula to Bombala
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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