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

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Train, bus, drive  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 633 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St 771 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to War Memorial/Monaro Hwy
  4. Drive from War Memorial/Monaro Hwy to Mallacoota

$57 - $85

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Bus via Bermagui  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Bermagui
  2. Take the bus from Bermagui Motor Inn/Lamont St to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd Batemans Bay - Melbourne Via Bairnsdale

$53 - $72

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Bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Eden
  2. Take the bus from Caltex Service Station/Princes Hwy to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd Batemans Bay - Melbourne Via Bairnsdale

$55 - $74

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Mallacoota 347.9 miles

$45 - $75

Fly to Merimbula, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Merimbula (MIM) SYD - MIM
  2. Take the bus from Bennet Lane to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd

$148 - $293

Fly to Moruya, bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Moruya (MYA) SYD - MYA
  2. Take the bus from Apex Park/Princes Hwy to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd

$164 - $305

Fly to Cooma, bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Cooma (OOM) SYD - OOM
  2. Take the bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Pambula Coach Stop, Bennett Lane
  3. Take the bus from Bennet Lane to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd

$179 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Mallacoota is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Mallacoota is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Mallacoota. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Bendigo Bank/Maurice Ave via Caltex Service Station/Princes Hwy and opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 59 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Mallacoota is 431 km. The road distance is 556.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Mallacoota without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 59 min and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 10 h 33 min to get from Sydney to Mallacoota, including transfers.

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Sydney to Mallacoota bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Sydney station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Merimbula Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Sydney to Mallacoota bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Mallacoota is 557 km. It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to drive from Sydney to Mallacoota.

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  • Distance: 269.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 33 min

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Mallacoota via Eden, Caltex Service Station/Princes Hwy, and opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd in around 11 h 59 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Moruya
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sydney to Cooma
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Station, Coach Bay to Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cooma Coach Stop, Bombala St to Pambula Coach Stop, Bennett Lane
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
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 Centennial Park/Bombala St to War Memorial/Monaro Hwy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Caltex Service Station/Princes Hwy to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Bermagui Motor Inn/Lamont St to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Bennet Lane to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Apex Park/Princes Hwy to opposite Genoa Hotel/Alexanders Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Eden
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Bermagui
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Regional Express offers flights from Sydney Airport to Merimbula Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Mallacoota. Prices start at $79 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 $17.

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