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There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Rutherford by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Maitland Station, Station St 8Hu

$14 - $21

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Train  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Hamilton Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$17 - $27

Drive  •  1h 56m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Rutherford 104.2 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Rutherford is to bus which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Rutherford is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 1h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney station to Rutherford. However, there are services departing from Central Station, Chalmers St and arriving at Aberglasslyn Rd After Second Av via Maitland Station, Railway St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney station to Rutherford station. However, there are services departing from Central Station and arriving at Telarah Station via Hamilton Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Sydney and Rutherford is 131 km. The road distance is 166.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Rutherford without a car is to bus which takes 3h 1m and costs $20 - $30.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Sydney to Rutherford, including transfers.

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Sydney to Rutherford bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station, Chalmers St.

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Sydney to Rutherford train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Rutherford is to bus which takes 3h 1m and costs $20 - $30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $24 - $40 and takes 3h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Rutherford.
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  • Distance: 82.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

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

Transport NSW operates a bus from Sydney to Rutherford twice a week. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 2h 38m. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Rutherford hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 2h 31m.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Maitland Station, Station St
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
Transport NSW

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Sydney to Rutherford bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Maitland Station, Station St.

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Sydney to Rutherford train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Hamilton Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Rutherford is 167 km. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Sydney to Rutherford.

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There are 248+ hotels available in Rutherford. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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