There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Horsham by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Sydney to Melbourne, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Horsham

$98 - $315

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Bus via Ararat  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne
  2. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ararat
  3. Take the bus from Ararat to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave

$63 - $81

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Fly Sydney to Avalon, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the train from North Shore to Horsham

$74 - $296

Train to Newcastle, fly to Melbourne, train  •  12 h 15 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 Horsham

$103 - $369

Train  •  16 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Horsham Nhill - Melbourne Via Ararat & North Shore / ...

$83 - $226

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station to Melbourne Gx233
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne to Horsham Fe70

$112 - $178

Drive  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Horsham 652.1 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Horsham. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Ararat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney station to Horsham. However, there are services departing from Central Station and arriving at Horsham via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 12 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Horsham is 876 km. The road distance is 1043.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Horsham without a car is to train which takes 16 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from Sydney to Horsham, including transfers.

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Sydney to Horsham bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Sydney station.

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Sydney to Horsham train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Horsham is to train which takes 16 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 38 min.

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

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Sydney to Horsham bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave station.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Horsham.
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  • Distance: 547.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Sydney to Horsham via Southern Cross in around 16 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Horsham via Melbourne, Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, and Ararat in around 17 h 38 min.

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
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 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
Flights from Newcastle to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
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 Horsham
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from North Shore to Horsham
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Horsham
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$56 - $60
Red Service
$50 - $54
Red Premium
$69 - $74
Train from North Shore to Horsham
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$51 - $55
Red Service
$43 - $46
Red Premium
$59 - $64
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
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
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
$150 - $170
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Horsham
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
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 Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ararat
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ararat to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$90 - $130

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Sydney to Horsham train services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Horsham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Horsham is 1043 km. It takes approximately 11 h 26 min to drive from Sydney to Horsham.

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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 22+ hotels available in Horsham. Prices start at $67 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 .

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