There are 8 ways to get from Sydney to Orbost by bus, 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

Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Nicholson St/Wolseley St Melbourne Via Bairnsdale / ...

$48 - $81

7 alternative options

Bus via Wynyard Station  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney Central Station to Canberra Gx276
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Nicholson St/Wolseley St Melbourne Via Bairnsdale / ...

$49 - $88

Train, bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station 633 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Nicholson St/Wolseley St Melbourne Via Bairnsdale / ...

$56 - $79

Drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Orbost 401.4 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Cooma, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Cooma (OOM) SYD - OOM
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Nicholson St/Wolseley St

$179 - $416

Fly to Moruya, bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Moruya (MYA) SYD - MYA
  2. Take the bus from Apex Park/Princes Hwy to Nicholson St/Wolseley St

$172 - $316

Fly to Merimbula, bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Merimbula (MIM) SYD - MIM
  2. Take the bus from Bennet Lane to Nicholson St/Wolseley St

$156 - $302

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Canberra (CBR) SYD - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Nicholson St/Wolseley St

$127 - $267

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Orbost via Canberra and Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave in around 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Cooma
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Sydney to Moruya
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sydney to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
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
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Apex Park/Princes Hwy to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Bennet Lane to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney Central Station to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$24 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Orbost is 494 km. The road distance is 642 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Orbost is to bus which costs $65 - $120 and takes 10 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Orbost is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 11 min and costs $230 - $550.

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Orbost. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Nicholson St/Wolseley St via Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 40 min to get from Sydney to Orbost, including transfers.