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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 42 min

  1. SYD - MQL

$202 - $457

Cheapest option

Train, bus Transport NSW  •  14 h 35 min

  1. 623 / ...
  2. 725

$85 - $199

4 alternative options

Bus Transport NSW  •  16 h 48 min

  1. 781
  2. 725

$87 - $136

Bus  •  18 h 50 min

$85 - $111

Train, bus via Southern Cross  •  19 h 59 min

  1. 623 / ...

$102 - $232

Drive  •  10 h 46 min

  1. 618 miles

$85 - $130

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

Regional Express, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Sydney to Mildura every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Mildura via Canberra, Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row, and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 16 h 48 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Mildura via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Mildura
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Sydney to Mildura via Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Mildura via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $45
First
$45 - $65
Sleeper
$110 - $130
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $85
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Swan Hill
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Mildura Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Albury station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Albury to Swan Hill
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Swan Hill to Mildura
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Mildura is 834 km. The road distance is 989 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Mildura is to bus which costs $110 - $150 and takes 18 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Mildura is to fly which takes 3 h 42 min and costs $260 - $650.

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Mildura. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Mildura Station, Coach Bay via Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Sydney to Mildura, including transfers.