There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Mount Gambier by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Mount Gambier (MGB) SYD - MGB

$133 - $318

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  19 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne
  2. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East

$72 - $93

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East

$89 - $210

Train, bus via Warrnambool  •  19 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Warrnambool
  3. Take the bus from Warrnambool to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East

$94 - $216

Bus, train  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station to Melbourne
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East

$102 - $173

Drive  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Mount Gambier 794.9 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Mount Gambier is to bus and night bus which costs $95 - $130 and takes 19 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Mount Gambier is to fly which costs $180 - $440 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Mount Gambier is 1037 km. The road distance is 1271.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Sydney to Mount Gambier, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Mount Gambier. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Ballarat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to Mount Gambier Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Mount Gambier.
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  • Distance: 648.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Mount Gambier, SA, Australia?

Regional Express, Qantas and three other airlines fly from Sydney to Mount Gambier hourly.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Wagga Wagga, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Albury, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Mount Gambier via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $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
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Ballarat to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Warrnambool to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Central Station to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$95 - $130

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