There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Mount Buller by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Wangaratta 621 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Edi Cheshunt Rd/King Valley Rd Wangaratta - Cheshunt Via Wangaratta - Whitfield Rd

$59 - $165

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Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Mount Buller 489 miles

$65 - $110

Fly to Albury, train, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Albury (ABX) SYD - ABX
  2. Take the train from Albury to Wangaratta
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Edi Cheshunt Rd/King Valley Rd

$108 - $388

Fly to Melbourne, train, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Lilydale
  3. Take the bus from Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St

$90 - $277

Fly to Avalon, train, bus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Avalon (AVV) SYD - AVV
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Lilydale
  3. Take the bus from Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St

$75 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Mount Buller is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 8 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Mount Buller is to fly and train and bus which costs $150 - $550 and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Mount Buller is 565 km. The road distance is 782.3 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 34 min to get from Sydney to Mount Buller, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Albury Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Mount Buller is 782 km. It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to drive from Sydney to Mount Buller.

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Virgin Australia, Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Sydney Airport to Albury Airport.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Mount Buller. Prices start at $123 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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Map of how to get from Sydney to Mount Buller.
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  • Distance: 353.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 34 min

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

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Mount Buller. However, you can take the train to Wangaratta, take the bus to Edi Cheshunt Rd/King Valley Rd, then take the drive to Mount Buller. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Mount Buller.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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 Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
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 Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $65
First
$65 - $90
Sleeper
$130 - $150
Train from Albury to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $95
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$14 - $19
First
$21 - $27
Sleeper
$80 - $95
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 Albury to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Lilydale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Wangaratta to Edi Cheshunt Rd/King Valley Rd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.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 Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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