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There are 8 ways to get from Sydney to Snowy River by train, bus, 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.

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Canberra Station
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Nicholson St/Wolseley St

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Bus via Bega

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Bega
  2. Take the bus from Carp St/Church St to Post Office/Princes Hwy
  3. Take the bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Barracouta Rd/Lake Tyers Rd
  3. Take the bus from Barracouta Rd/Lake Tyers Rd to Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St

Drive

  1. Drive from Sydney to Snowy River

Fly to Merimbula, bus

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

Fly to Canberra, bus

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

Fly to Moruya, bus

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

Fly to Melbourne, train, bus

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL)
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale
  3. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Snowy River is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Snowy River is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 7h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Snowy River. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St via Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave and Barracouta Rd/Lake Tyers Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 36m.

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The distance between Sydney and Snowy River is 499 km. The road distance is 644.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Snowy River without a car is to train and bus which takes 9h 50m and costs $110 - $170.

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It takes approximately 9h 50m to get from Sydney to Snowy River, including transfers.

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Sydney to Snowy River bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, depart from Sydney station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Merimbula Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Sydney to Snowy River bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Snowy River is 644 km. It takes approximately 7h 24m to drive from Sydney to Snowy River.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Snowy River.
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  • Distance: 499.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 50m

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Snowy River via Canberra, Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, and Barracouta Rd/Lake Tyers Rd in around 12h 36m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Sydney to Moruya
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Train operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Canberra Station
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Economy
$35 - $55
First Class
$50 - $80
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$30 - $45
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$35 - $55
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Barracouta Rd/Lake Tyers Rd
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$45 - $65
Bus from Barracouta Rd/Lake Tyers Rd to Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$7 - $11
Bus from Carp St/Church St to Post Office/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$30 - $45
Bus from Post Office/Princes Hwy to Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$9 - $13
Bus from Park St to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$23 - $35
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$40 - $55
Bus from Apex Park/Princes Hwy to Nicholson St/Wolseley St
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$40 - $55
Bus from Bairnsdale to Marlo Primary School/Jorgensen St
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$13 - $18
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$40 - $65
Advantage
$50 - $75
Premium
$50 - $80
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Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Sydney Airport to Merimbula Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Snowy River. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18 - $21.

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