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

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Fly to Coffs Harbour  •  3 h 38 min

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

$54 - $196

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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

$184 - $244

Train  •  8 h 46 min

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

$55 - $80

Train via Fassifern Station  •  10 h 28 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 / ...

$55 - $87

Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour

$59 - $79

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Sawtell 328.7 miles

$45 - $70

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Sawtell. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at First Av At Second Av via Park Av At Little St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sawtell without a car is to train which takes 8 h 46 min and costs .

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

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Sydney to Sawtell bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Sydney station.

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

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sawtell is to fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 46 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Sydney to Sawtell bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Coffs Harbour station.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Sawtell.
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  • Distance: 267.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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 - $80 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
$8 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $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 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $19
1st Class
$18 - $26
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
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Sawtell is 526 km. It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to drive from Sydney to Sawtell.

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Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Coffs Harbour Airport.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Sawtell. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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