There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Dorrigo by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Coffs Harbour, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) SYD - CFS
  2. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour to Dorrigo

$91 - $244

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Train  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Urunga Station 31 / ...

$81 - $117

5 alternative options

Fly to Armidale, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM
  2. Take the bus from University of New England to Dorrigo

$158 - $356

Fly to Tamworth, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tamworth (TMW) SYD - TMW
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth to Dorrigo

$149 - $370

Bus  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Urunga

$82 - $112

Train via Fassifern Station  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Fassifern Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Urunga Station 31 / ...

$82 - $122

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Dorrigo 342.7 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Dorrigo. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Dorrigo via Urunga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 36 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Dorrigo is 417 km. The road distance is 548.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Dorrigo without a car is to train which takes 10 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Sydney to Dorrigo, including transfers.

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Sydney to Dorrigo bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Sydney station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Dorrigo is to train which takes 10 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Sydney to Dorrigo bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Urunga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Dorrigo is 548 km. It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to drive from Sydney to Dorrigo.

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Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Dorrigo.
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  • Distance: 260.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Dorrigo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 8 h 27 min. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Sydney to Dorrigo once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $19
1st Class
$18 - $26
Train from Fassifern Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $80
Bus operators
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to Dorrigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from University of New England to Dorrigo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Dorrigo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Urunga
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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