There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Sawtell by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Coffs Harbour  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) SYD - CFS

$54 - $196

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 100
  2. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay 150 / ...
  3. Take the train from Taree Station to Sawtell Station 31 / ...

$41 - $63

4 alternative options

Fly to Grafton, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Grafton (GFN) SYD - GFN
  2. Take the train from Grafton Station to Sawtell Station

$186 - $245

Train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Sawtell Station 31 / ...

$55 - $85

Train via Fassifern Station  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Fassifern Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Sawtell Station 31 / ...

$53 - $88

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Sawtell 328.7 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Sawtell is to bus and train which costs $55 - $90 and takes 10 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Sawtell is to fly which costs $70 - $270 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Sawtell is 428 km. The road distance is 525.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Sydney to Sawtell, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Sawtell Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 46 min.

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

Virgin Australia, Tigerair Australia and Qantas fly from Sydney to Sawtell every 4 hours. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Sawtell 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 46 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Grafton Station to Sawtell Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Central Station to Sawtell Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $85
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $20
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Fassifern Station to Sawtell Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Taree Station to Sawtell Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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