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There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Hay by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Griffith, bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Griffith (GFF) SYD - GFF
  2. Take the bus from Griffith Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy

$164 - $333

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Train, bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Cootamundra 623 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy 725

$59 - $161

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Fly to Narrandera, train, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Narrandera (NRA) SYD - NRA
  2. Take the train from Narrandera Station to Griffith Station
  3. Take the bus from Griffith Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy

$176 - $400

Train, bus via Griffith Station  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Junee 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Junee Station to Griffith Station 641
  3. Take the bus from Griffith Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy 725

$63 - $165

Bus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 781
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy 725

$72 - $102

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Hay 438.5 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Hay is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Hay is to fly and bus which costs $230 - $470 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Hay. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy via Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 38 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Hay is 590 km. The road distance is 701.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Hay without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 25 min and costs $80 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Sydney to Hay, including transfers.

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Sydney to Hay bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, depart from Sydney station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Griffith Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Sydney to Hay bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Hay is 702 km. It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to drive from Sydney to Hay.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Hay.
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  • Distance: 368.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Hay via Canberra, Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row, and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 12 h 38 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Griffith
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Narrandera
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Narrandera Station to Griffith Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Junee Station to Griffith Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$16 - $23
1st Class
$22 - $35
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
First
$45 - $60
Sleeper
$110 - $130
Train from Central Station to Junee
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $50
First
$45 - $65
Sleeper
$110 - $130
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Griffith Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Hay Coach Stop, Sturt Hwy
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Murrays Coaches

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Regional Express offers flights from Sydney Airport to Griffith Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Hay. Prices start at $63 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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