There are 9 ways to get from Sydney to Sale by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Melbourne - Canberra Via Bairnsdale / ...

$58 - $101

8 alternative options

Bus via Wynyard Station  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Gx276
  2. Melbourne - Canberra Via Bairnsdale / ...

$59 - $108

Train, bus  •  14 h 12 min

  1. 633 / ...
  2. Melbourne - Canberra Via Bairnsdale / ...

$66 - $99

Train  •  14 h 41 min

  1. 623 / ...
  2. Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon

$78 - $196

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. 499.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Sydney to Melbourne, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. SYD - MEL

$90 - $276

Fly Sydney to Avalon, bus, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. SYD - AVV

$78 - $259

Fly Sydney to Cooma, bus  •  10 h 36 min

  1. SYD - OOM

$191 - $432

Train to Wollongong, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt, train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. WOL - MEB

$63 - $308

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Sale is 601 km. The road distance is 799 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Sale is to bus which costs $75 - $150 and takes 14 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Sale is to fly and train which takes 7 h 13 min and costs $110 - $370.

No, there is no direct train from Sydney to Sale. However, there are services departing from Central Station and arriving at Sale via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 41 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Sale. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Gippsland Shopping Centre/Cunninghame St via Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 5 min.

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

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Sale via Canberra and Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave in around 13 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sydney to Sale via Southern Cross in around 14 h 41 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
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 Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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
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
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Wollongong to Melbourne Essendon Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
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
Train from Central Station to Albion Park Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $15
1st Class
$13 - $20
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 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $85
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Sale
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Sale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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 Gippsland Shopping Centre/Cunninghame St
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Gippsland Shopping Centre/Cunninghame St
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.com.au

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