There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Broken Hill by plane, train or car

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

Fly  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Broken Hill (BHQ) SYD - BHQ

$284 - $727

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Broken Hill Station 445

$100 - $150

1 alternative option

Drive  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Broken Hill 720.1 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Broken Hill is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 12 h 52 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Broken Hill is to fly which costs $390 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 59 min.

More details

The distance between Sydney and Broken Hill is 934 km. The road distance is 1152.2 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Sydney to Broken Hill, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Broken Hill Station station. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 21 min.

More details

Map of how to get from Sydney to Broken Hill.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 584 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Broken Hill, NSW, Australia?

Regional Express flies from Sydney to Broken Hill once daily. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Broken Hill once a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 13 h 21 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broken Hill Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$100 - $150
1st Class
$140 - $210

Want to know more about travelling around Australia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.