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There are 8 ways to get from Sydney to Morwell by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Sydney to Melbourne, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Morwell

$71 - $255

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Train to Wollongong, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Albion Park Station
  2. Fly from Wollongong (WOL) to Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) WOL - MEB
  3. Take the train from Flinders Street to Morwell

$51 - $153

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Fly Sydney to Avalon, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Morwell

$68 - $251

Train to Newcastle, fly to Melbourne, train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Melbourne (MEL) NTL - MEL
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Morwell

$76 - $309

Train  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Morwell Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...

$69 - $178

Bus  •  14 h 34 min

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

$69 - $100

Bus, train  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne Fe21
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Morwell Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...

$53 - $65

Drive  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Morwell 539.4 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Morwell is to bus and train which costs $70 - $95 and takes 14 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Morwell is to fly and train which costs $95 - $360 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Morwell. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Morwell Bus Interchange/Commercial Rd via Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave and Traralgon Station/Princes St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney station to Morwell. However, there are services departing from Central Station and arriving at Morwell via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 35 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Morwell is 650 km. The road distance is 863.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Morwell without a car is to train which takes 13 h 35 min and costs $95 - $250.

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Sydney to Morwell, including transfers.

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

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Sydney to Morwell train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Morwell is to train which takes 13 h 35 min and costs $95 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $150 and takes 14 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Morwell.
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  • Distance: 406.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from Sydney to Morwell via Southern Cross in around 13 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Morwell via Canberra, Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, Traralgon, and Traralgon Station/Princes St in around 14 h 34 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
Flights from Newcastle to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
Flights from Newcastle to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Wollongong to Melbourne Essendon Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $120
Train operators
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 Morwell
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Morwell
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
Train from Central Station to Albion Park Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
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
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$140 - $170
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Murrays Coaches
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 Traralgon
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Sydney to Morwell bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Traralgon station.

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Sydney to Morwell train services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Morwell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Morwell is 863 km. It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to drive from Sydney to Morwell.

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

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There are 28+ hotels available in Morwell. Prices start at $69 USD 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 $17.

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