There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Dandenong by plane, train, bus 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 to Melbourne, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Yarraman

$79 - $259

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Campbellfield Fe21
  2. Take the bus from Sydney Rd/Mahoneys Rd to Springvale Station/Springvale Rd 902

$49 - $57

4 alternative options

Fly to Avalon, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne

$67 - $242

Train  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...

$66 - $175

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Melbourne

$80 - $143

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Dandenong 556.9 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Dandenong is to bus which costs $65 - $80 and takes 15 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Dandenong is to fly and train which costs $100 - $350 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Dandenong is 708 km. The road distance is 891 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Sydney to Dandenong, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Dandenong. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Benga Ave/Hemmings St via Sydney Rd/Mahoneys Rd and Springvale Station/Springvale Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney station to Dandenong. However, there are services departing from Central Station and arriving at Yarraman via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Dandenong, VIC, Australia?

XPT operates a train from Sydney to Dandenong twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $180 and the journey takes 10 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Dandenong via Canberra, Melbourne, and Southern Cross in around 13 h 23 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Avalon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Sydney to Avalon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Yarraman
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$65 - $95
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Campbellfield
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Sydney Rd/Mahoneys Rd to Springvale Station/Springvale Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7

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