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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Southern Highlands Line / ...

$12 - $18

Cheapest option

Train via Campbelltown Station  •  2 h 53 min

  1. T8 Airport and South Line
  2. Southern Highlands Line / ...

$11 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. 71.4 miles

$10 - $15

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 $12 - $18 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
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$12 - $18
1st Class
$16 - $25
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 - $16

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Bowral is 100 km. The road distance is 114 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bowral is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 1 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bowral is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs $13 - $20.

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

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