Travel from Sydney to Forbes

Train, bus or fly from Sydney to Forbes?

You can take a bus from Sydney to Forbes via Lithgow Station, Railway Pde in around 7 h 47 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Forbes once a week. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

How to get from Sydney to Forbes

ModeDurationPrice
From Central Station, Western Concourse bus to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde then bus to Forbes Coach Stop, Union St.7 h 47 min$51
From Central Station train to Parkes Station, Coach Bay then line 572 bus to Forbes Coach Stop, Union St.7 h 55 min$88
From Wynyard Station train to Central Station, night train to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde, then bus to Forbes Coach Stop, Union St.8 h 44 min$65
From Sydney drive to Forbes.4 h 48 min$51
From Wynyard Station train to Sydney airport, fly to Parkes airport, taxi to Parkes Station, Coach Bay, then line 572 bus to Forbes.3 h 59 min$287
From Wynyard Station train to Sydney airport, fly to Orange airport, taxi to Lucknow Coach Stop, Mitchell Hwy, then bus to Forbes.5 h 32 min$254
From Wynyard Station train to Sydney airport, fly to Dubbo airport, taxi to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, then bus to Forbes.5 h 25 min$233
From Wynyard Station train to Sydney airport, fly to Bathurst airport, then bus to Forbes.6 h 8 min$207

How long does it take to get from Sydney to Forbes?

It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Sydney to Forbes, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Sydney and Forbes?

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Forbes. However, there are services departing from Central Station, Western Concourse and arriving at Forbes Coach Stop, Union St via Lithgow Station, Railway Pde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

Operators from Sydney to Forbes

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Transport NSW131 500Transport NSW
Sydney TrainsSydney Trains
Regional ExpressRegional Express
QantasQantas