There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Euabalong West Station 445

$156 - $228

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Train, bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Cootamundra Station 623
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 4 to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St 717

$70 - $216

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Night train, bus  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the night train from Central Station to Cootamundra Station 621
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 4 to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St 717

$70 - $216

Drive  •  7h 27m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo 572.8 km

$75 - $120

Fly to Parkes, bus  •  7h 39m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Parkes (PKE) SYD - PKE
  2. Take the bus from Parkes Station, Coach Stop to Condobolin Town Coach Stop, William St
  3. Take the bus from Condobolin Town Coach Stop, William St to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St

$204 - $398

Fly to Orange, train  •  7h 37m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Orange (OAG) SYD - OAG
  2. Take the train from Orange Station to Euabalong West Station

$293 - $648

Fly to Wagga Wagga, train, bus  •  9h 25m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Wagga Wagga (WGA) SYD - WGA
  2. Take the train from Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 to Cootamundra Station
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 4 to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St

$225 - $558

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 7h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 7h 27m.

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The distance between Sydney and Lake Cargelligo is 453 km. The road distance is 572.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo without a car is to train which takes 8h 53m and costs $150 - $230.

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It takes approximately 8h 53m to get from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Parkes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Lake Cargelligo is 573 km. It takes approximately 7h 27m to drive from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo.

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Regional Express offers flights from Sydney Airport to Parkes Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Lake Cargelligo. Prices start at $150 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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Map of how to get from Sydney to Lake Cargelligo.
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  • Distance: 452.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 53m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Lake Cargelligo, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Central Station to Euabalong West Station twice a week. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 8h 27m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Parkes
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Orange
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Euabalong West Station
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$60 - $80
First Class
$85 - $110
Train from Orange Station to Euabalong West Station
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$35 - $45
First Class
$45 - $65
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Cootamundra Station
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $180
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XPT bookings
Economy
$40 - $55
First
$55 - $80
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Train from Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 to Cootamundra Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $140
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XPT bookings
Economy
$20 - $27
First
$28 - $40
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Bus operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 4 to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Parkes Station, Coach Stop to Condobolin Town Coach Stop, William St
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Condobolin Town Coach Stop, William St to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
Transport NSW

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