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There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Jindabyne by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Cooma  •  2h 58m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Cooma (OOM) SYD - OOM

$258 - $348

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Train, bus  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 631 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Station, Coach Stop to Jindabyne Coach Stop 775

$40 - $57

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Fly to Canberra, bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Canberra (CBR) SYD - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Jindabyne

$184 - $338

Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Central Station to Jindabyne Snow Service

$75 - $95

Drive  •  5h 2m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Jindabyne 455.1 km

$50 - $75

Sydney → Jindabyne
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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Jindabyne is to train and bus which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Jindabyne is to fly which costs $250 - $350 and takes 2h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Central Station station and arriving at Jindabyne. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6h 10m.

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It is 369 km from Sydney to Jindabyne. It is approximately 455.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Jindabyne without a car is to bus which takes 6h 10m and costs $75 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Sydney to Jindabyne, including transfers.

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Sydney to Jindabyne bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, depart from Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Jindabyne is to fly which takes 2h 58m and costs $250 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $95 and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Cooma Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Sydney to Jindabyne bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, arrive at Jindabyne station.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Jindabyne.
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  • Distance: 368.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 58m

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

Qantas and Regional Express fly from Sydney to Jindabyne 4 times a week. Alternatively, Murrays Coaches operates a bus from Central Station to Jindabyne twice a week. Tickets cost $75 - $95 and the journey takes 6h 10m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Cooma
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Cooma
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Train operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from West Row After London Cct to Jindabyne Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus from Canberra Station, Coach Stop to Jindabyne Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
NSW TrainLink Train

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Jindabyne is 455 km. It takes approximately 5h 2m to drive from Sydney to Jindabyne.

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Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Sydney Airport to Cooma Airport.

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There are 142+ hotels available in Jindabyne. Prices start at $125 AUD 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 $18.

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