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

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Bus via Canberra  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Sale Canberra - Melbourne Via Bairnsdale / ...

$58 - $96

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Train, bus  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Traralgon
  3. Take the bus from Traralgon to Pearson St/Johnson St

$75 - $189

Bus  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station to Cooma Gx200
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Sale Canberra - Melbourne Via Bairnsdale / ...

$59 - $110

Drive  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Maffra 496.1 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Melbourne, train, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Traralgon
  3. Take the bus from Traralgon to Pearson St/Johnson St

$90 - $277

Fly to Avalon, train, bus  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Traralgon
  3. Take the bus from Traralgon to Pearson St/Johnson St

$74 - $259

Fly to Cooma, bus  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Cooma (OOM) SYD - OOM
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Sale

$191 - $434

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Maffra is to bus which costs $75 - $140 and takes 14 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Maffra is to fly and train and bus which costs $120 - $390 and takes 8 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Maffra. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Pearson St/Johnson St via Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave and Sale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 17 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Maffra is 594 km. The road distance is 793.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Maffra without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 17 min and costs $75 - $140.

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It takes approximately 14 h 17 min to get from Sydney to Maffra, including transfers.

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

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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 Maffra bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Sale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Maffra is 794 km. It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to drive from Sydney to Maffra.

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Maffra. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Maffra.
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  • Distance: 371.3 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 17 min

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Maffra via Canberra, Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, and Sale in around 14 h 17 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
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
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
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Cooma
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
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
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
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 Traralgon
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.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 Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Sale
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Traralgon to Pearson St/Johnson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Sale
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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 Cooma
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$30 - $50
Flexifare
$40 - $65

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