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There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Bowral by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Bowral Station Southern Highlands Line / ...

$11 - $17

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Train via Campbelltown Station  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from St James Station to Campbelltown Station T8 Airport and South Line
  2. Take the train from Campbelltown Station to Bowral Station Southern Highlands Line / ...

$11 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Bowral 71.4 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bowral is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bowral is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Bowral Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Bowral is 100 km. The road distance is 114.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Bowral without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs $16 - $24.

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The train from Central Station to Bowral Station takes 2 h 1 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Sydney to Bowral train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station.

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Sydney to Bowral train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Bowral Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Bowral is 114 km. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Sydney to Bowral.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Bowral. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Bowral.
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  • Distance: 62.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Bowral 4 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Bowral Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$15 - $23
Train from Campbelltown Station to Bowral Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15

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