There are 4 ways to get from Sydney to Muswellbrook by train, car or plane

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

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. 223

$28 - $40

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. 154.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly to Mudgee, drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. SYD - DGE

$59 - $338

Fly to Tamworth, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. SYD - TMW

$120 - $331

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Muswellbrook, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Muswellbrook once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 46 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Mudgee
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Muswellbrook Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Tamworth Station to Muswellbrook Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$16 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Muswellbrook is 180 km. The road distance is 247 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Muswellbrook is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 2 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Muswellbrook is to drive which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $29 - $45.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station and arriving at Muswellbrook Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

The train from Central Station to Muswellbrook Station takes 3 h 46 min including transfers and departs once daily.