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

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  11 h 56 min

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

$76 - $107

2 alternative options

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Bourke 479 miles

$65 - $100

Fly, bus  •  8 h

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

$173 - $319

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, Coach Bay, 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
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Dubbo via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $430
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
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $70
1st Class
$60 - $95
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Bourke Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sydney to Bourke?

The distance between Sydney and Bourke is 650 km. The road distance is 766 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bourke?

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bourke is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 9 h 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sydney to Bourke?

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bourke is to fly and bus which takes 8 h and costs $220 - $410.

How long does it take to get from Sydney to Bourke?

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