There are 4 ways to get from Sydney to Southern Cross Station by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Kalgoorlie, train  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Kalgoorlie (KGI) SYD - KGI
  2. Take the train from Kalgoorlie Stn Kalgoorlie 1 to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1

$326 - $1,472

Cheapest option

Fly to Perth, train  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Perth (PER) SYD - PER
  2. Take the train from Midland Stn Midland 1 to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 2

$173 - $427

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Adelaide
  3. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Kalgoorlie
  4. Take the train from Kalgoorlie Stn Kalgoorlie 1 to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1

$489 - $1,071

Drive  •  38 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Southern Cross Station 2217.7 miles

$310 - $460

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Southern Cross Station, WA, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Southern Cross Station. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Kalgoorlie, take the taxi to Kalgoorlie Stn Kalgoorlie 1, take the train to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1, then take the taxi to Southern Cross Station. Alternatively, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Perth, take the walk to Fauntleroy Av Before Miller Rd, take the line 935 bus to Wright St - Belmont Forum Shopping Ctr, take the line 999 bus to Coode St Before Mills Av, take the walk to Bayswater Stn Platform 2, take the train to Midland Stn Platform 2, take the walk to Midland Stn Midland 1, take the train to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 2, then take the taxi to Southern Cross Station.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Perth
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Sydney to Perth via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Sydney to Perth via Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Sydney to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Perth
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Perth via Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
TransWA
Phone
1300 662 205
Email
info@transwa.wa.gov.au
Website
transwa.wa.gov.au
Train from Kalgoorlie Stn Kalgoorlie 1 to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au
Train from Midland Stn Midland 1 to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 2
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$61
Rail Saver
$91 - $97
Red Service
$105 - $115
Red Premium
$145 - $155
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Kalgoorlie
Ave. Duration
28 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$355
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $800
Low Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $850
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,000
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sydney to Southern Cross Station?

The distance between Sydney and Southern Cross Station is 2990 km. The road distance is 3548 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sydney to Southern Cross Station?

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Southern Cross Station is to fly and train which costs $220 - $600 and takes 13 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sydney to Southern Cross Station?

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Southern Cross Station is to fly and train which takes 10 h 52 min and costs $420 - $2,000.

How long does it take to get from Sydney to Southern Cross Station?

It takes approximately 10 h 52 min to get from Sydney to Southern Cross Station, including transfers.