There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Stanthorpe by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  13h 21m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Armidale Station 223
  2. Take the bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St 327
  3. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

$114 - $187

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Bus  •  17h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Lismore
  2. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
  3. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

$109 - $161

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Drive  •  8h 44m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Stanthorpe 718.2 km

$95 - $140

Fly to Brisbane, bus  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE) SYD - BNE
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Stanthorpe

$152 - $499

Fly to Toowoomba, bus  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Toowoomba (WTB) SYD - WTB
  2. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Warwick
  3. Take the bus from Warwick to Stanthorpe

$316 - $937

Fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Stanthorpe

$153 - $373

Fly to Lismore, bus  •  8h 35m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Lismore (LSY) SYD - LSY
  2. Take the bus from Lismore Airport, Bruxner Hwy to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
  3. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

$248 - $431

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Stanthorpe is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 8h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Stanthorpe is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $500 and takes 7h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Stanthorpe. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Stanthorpe via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St and Tenterfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 35m.

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The distance between Sydney and Stanthorpe is 583 km. The road distance is 718.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Stanthorpe without a car is to train and bus which takes 13h 21m and costs $110 - $190.

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It takes approximately 13h 21m to get from Sydney to Stanthorpe, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Brisbane Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Sydney to Stanthorpe bus services, operated by Crisps Coaches, arrive at Stanthorpe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Stanthorpe is 718 km. It takes approximately 8h 44m to drive from Sydney to Stanthorpe.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Stanthorpe.
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  • Distance: 583.3 km
  • Duration: 13h 21m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Stanthorpe, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Sydney to Stanthorpe via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St and Tenterfield in around 17h 35m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Lismore
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Armidale Station
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$55 - $75
First Class
$80 - $110
Bus operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Stanthorpe
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Warwick
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Bus from Warwick to Stanthorpe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Lismore
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
Premier Motor Service
Northern Rivers Buslines
Phone
02 9747 7000
Email
info@buslinesgroup.com.au
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Northern Rivers Buslines
Bus from Lismore Airport, Bruxner Hwy to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Northern Rivers Buslines
Byron Easybus
Phone
+612 6685 7447
Email
info@byronbus.com
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
Byron Easybus

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Brisbane Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Stanthorpe. 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.

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