There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Hamilton by plane, bus, train, night 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Mount Gambier, bus  •  7 h 52 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

$122 - $380

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne
  2. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St

$65 - $82

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Fly to Melbourne, train, bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St

$95 - $284

Fly to Avalon, bus, train  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  4. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St

$83 - $267

Train, bus  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St

$82 - $201

Bus, train  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Melbourne
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  4. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St

$96 - $168

Drive  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Hamilton 712.2 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Hamilton is to bus and night bus which costs $85 - $110 and takes 17 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Hamilton is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 52 min and costs $160 - $550.

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The distance between Sydney and Hamilton is 933 km. The road distance is 1139 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Sydney to Hamilton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Hamilton Station/Station St via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Ballarat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Hamilton, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Hamilton. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Mount Gambier, take the taxi to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East, then take the bus to Hamilton. Alternatively, 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 Ballarat, then take the bus to Hamilton.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 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
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 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
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 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
V-Line
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 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.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
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$70 - $95
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

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