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There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Bourke by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Dubbo Station 427
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Bay 1 to Bourke Coach Stop 511

$68 - $101

2 alternative options

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Bourke 479 miles

$65 - $100

Fly, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Dubbo (DBO) SYD - DBO
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Bay 1 to Bourke Coach Stop

$167 - $315

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bourke is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bourke is to fly and bus which costs $230 - $450 and takes 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Bourke is 650 km. The road distance is 766.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Bourke without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 56 min and costs $95 - $150.

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It takes approximately 11 h 56 min to get from Sydney to Bourke, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Dubbo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Bourke is 766 km. It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to drive from Sydney to Bourke.

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Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Sydney Airport to Dubbo Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Bourke. 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 $17.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Bourke.
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  • Distance: 406.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 56 min

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

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Bourke. However, you can take the train to Dubbo Station, take the walk to Dubbo Station, Bay 1, then take the bus to Bourke Coach Stop. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Bourke.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Dubbo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubbo
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Dubbo Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Bay 1 to Bourke Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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