There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Culcairn by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Culcairn 621 / ...

$40 - $140

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Wagga Wagga Fe21
  2. Take the train from Wagga Wagga to Culcairn 621 / ...

$54 - $141

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Culcairn 321.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Albury, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Albury (ABX) SYD - ABX
  2. Take the train from Albury to Culcairn

$107 - $371

Fly to Wagga Wagga, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Wagga Wagga (WGA) SYD - WGA
  2. Take the train from Wagga Wagga to Culcairn

$140 - $352

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Culcairn is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Culcairn is to fly and train which costs $140 - $550 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Culcairn is 430 km. The road distance is 514.7 km.

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The train from Central Station to Culcairn takes 6 h 55 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Culcairn. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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

XPT operates a train from Sydney to Culcairn twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $140 and the journey takes 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Culcairn
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $55
First
$60 - $80
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Train from Wagga Wagga to Culcairn
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $95
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $20
First
$21 - $28
Sleeper
$85 - $95
Train from Albury to Culcairn
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $95
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$14 - $18
First
$19 - $26
Sleeper
$80 - $95
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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