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There are 2 ways to get from Sydney to Lithgow by train or car

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Train  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Lithgow Station Blue Mountains Line / ...

$14 - $21

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Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from Sydney to Lithgow 87.1 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Lithgow is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Lithgow is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Lithgow Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 47m.

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The distance between Sydney and Lithgow is 106 km. The road distance is 139.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Lithgow without a car is to train which takes 2h 47m and costs $20 - $29.

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The train from Central Station to Lithgow Station takes 2h 47m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Sydney to Lithgow train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station.

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Sydney to Lithgow train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Lithgow Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Lithgow is 139 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Sydney to Lithgow.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Lithgow. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Lithgow.
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  • Distance: 66.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 47m

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Lithgow every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 2h 47m.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Lithgow Station
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$14 - $21
1st Class
$19 - $29

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