There are 9 ways to get from Sydney to Grampians National Park 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.

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Fly Sydney to Melbourne, train, bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ararat
  3. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$122 - $361

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Bus Firefly Express, train  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Ararat
  4. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$87 - $118

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Fly Sydney to Avalon, train, bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the train from North Shore to Ararat
  3. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$99 - $342

Fly Sydney to Mount Gambier, bus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Mount Gambier (MGB) SYD - MGB
  2. Take the bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Hamilton Station/Station St
  3. Take the bus from Hamilton Station/Station St to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$156 - $429

Train to Newcastle, fly to Melbourne, train, bus  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Melbourne (MEL) NTL - MEL
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ararat
  4. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$128 - $415

Fly Sydney to Mildura, bus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Mildura (MQL) SYD - MQL
  2. Take the bus from Mildura Central SC/Fifteenth St to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St
  3. Take the bus from Ouyen Community Park/Oke St to Stawell

$247 - $520

Train, bus  •  16 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ararat
  3. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$107 - $274

Bus Greyhound Australia, train  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station to Melbourne
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ararat
  3. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$121 - $238

Drive  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Grampians National Park 701 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Grampians National Park is to bus and train which costs $120 - $170 and takes 18 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Grampians National Park is to fly and train and bus which costs $160 - $500 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Grampians National Park is 879 km. The road distance is 1121.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Grampians National Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 16 h 28 min and costs $140 - $380.

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It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to get from Sydney to Grampians National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Grampians National Park is 1122 km. It takes approximately 12 h 2 min to drive from Sydney to Grampians National Park.

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Grampians National Park. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs $17.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Grampians National Park.
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  • Distance: 549.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 5 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Grampians National Park, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Grampians National Park. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Melbourne, take the walk to Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to Ararat, take the bus to Information Centre/Grampians Rd, then take the taxi to Grampians National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Avalon, take the walk to Avalon Airport, take the shuttle to Geelong Station, take the walk to Geelong, take the train to North Shore, take the train to Ararat, take the bus to Information Centre/Grampians Rd, then take the taxi to Grampians National Park.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
Flights from Newcastle to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Mildura via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Sydney to Mildura via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
Flights from Newcastle to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Wagga Wagga, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Albury, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Sydney to Mildura
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Sydney to Mildura via Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Ararat
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from North Shore to Ararat
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Ararat
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$58
Rail Saver
$46 - $50
Red Service
$33 - $36
Red Premium
$46 - $50
Train from North Shore to Ararat
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$58
Rail Saver
$45 - $48
Red Service
$30 - $33
Red Premium
$42 - $46
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
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 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Hamilton Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Hamilton Station/Station St to Information Centre/Grampians Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ouyen Community Park/Oke St to Stawell
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Ararat
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Mildura Central SC/Fifteenth St to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Ararat
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
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 Central Station to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$95 - $130

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