There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Grafton by plane, bus, train 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 Grafton  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Grafton (GFN) SYD - GFN

$180 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Grafton Gx244 / ...

$55 - $95

3 alternative options

Fly to Coffs Harbour, bus  •  4 h 39 min

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

$68 - $223

Train  •  10 h 8 min

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

$65 - $95

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Grafton 383.3 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Grafton is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Grafton is to fly which costs $240 - $330 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Grafton is 492 km. The road distance is 613.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Sydney to Grafton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Grafton. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Prince St At Fitzroy St via Bligh St At Charles Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Grafton Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 8 min.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Grafton is to fly which takes 3 h 1 min and costs $240 - $330. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $130 and takes 10 h 8 min, You could also bus, which costs $75 - $140 and takes 10 h 26 min..

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Grafton.
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  • Distance: 307.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

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

Regional Express flies from Sydney to Grafton twice daily. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Grafton 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 10 h 8 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
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Grafton Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$65 - $95
1st Class
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $10
Flexifare
$13 - $19
Bus from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$50 - $75
Flexifare
$65 - $95

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