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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 4 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

$121 - $360

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Train to Wollongong, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt, train, bus  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Albion Park Station
  2. Fly from Wollongong (WOL) to Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) WOL - MEB
  3. Take the train from Footscray to Ararat
  4. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd

$88 - $203

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Fly Sydney to Avalon, train, bus  •  10 h 8 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 - $341

Fly Sydney to Mount Gambier, bus  •  10 h 55 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

$176 - $377

Train to Newcastle, fly to Melbourne, train, bus  •  12 h 8 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

$126 - $414

Bus  •  16 h 10 min

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

$117 - $182

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

$106 - $270

Bus, train  •  18 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne Fe21
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Stawell Melbourne - Nhill Via North Shore & Ararat / ...

$91 - $153

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 drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 12 h 2 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 $170 - $550 and takes 9 h 4 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 bus which takes 16 h 10 min and costs $160 - $260.

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It takes approximately 9 h 4 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, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Grampians National Park. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 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 4 min

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Grampians National Park via Melbourne, Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Ararat, and Information Centre/Grampians Rd in around 16 h 10 min.

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 Melbourne via Canberra
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
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
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
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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
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 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Wollongong to Melbourne Essendon Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $120
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 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Footscray to Ararat
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Stawell
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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
$57
Rail Saver
$45 - $49
Red Service
$32 - $35
Red Premium
$45 - $49
Train from North Shore to Ararat
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$43 - $47
Red Service
$29 - $32
Red Premium
$41 - $45
Train from Southern Cross to Stawell
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$50 - $53
Red Service
$40 - $44
Red Premium
$56 - $60
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Albion Park Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
XPT
Phone
132 232
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
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$140 - $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 - $12
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 Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ararat
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.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
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$65 - $100
Flexifare
$85 - $120
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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