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

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Fly  •  3h 58m

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

$225 - $459

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Train  •  13h 21m

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

$100 - $180

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Drive  •  12h 51m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Broken Hill 1152.3 km

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Broken Hill is to train which costs $100 - $180 and takes 13h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Broken Hill is to fly which costs $220 - $460 and takes 3h 58m.

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

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The distance between Sydney and Broken Hill is 934 km. The road distance is 1152.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Broken Hill without a car is to train which takes 13h 21m and costs $100 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Sydney to Broken Hill, including transfers.

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Sydney to Broken Hill train services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Broken Hill is to fly which takes 3h 58m and costs $220 - $460. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $180 and takes 13h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Broken Hill Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Broken Hill is 30 min behind Sydney. It is currently 9:52 AM in Sydney and 9:22 AM in Broken Hill.

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  • Distance: 934.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 58m

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

Regional Express flies from Sydney to Broken Hill twice daily. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Central Station to Broken Hill Station twice a week. Tickets cost $100 - $180 and the journey takes 13h 21m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Sydney to Broken Hill via Dubbo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Sydney to Broken Hill via Griffith
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broken Hill Station
Ave. Duration
13h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$100 - $130
First Class
$140 - $180

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Broken Hill is 1152 km. It takes approximately 12h 51m to drive from Sydney to Broken Hill.

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Regional Express offers flights from Sydney Airport to Broken Hill Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Broken Hill. Prices start at $150 AUD 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 $18.

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