There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Tamworth by plane, train or car
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Fly • 2h 37m
$165 - $331
Train • 6h 7m
$35 - $50
1 alternative option
Drive • 4h 44m
$45 - $70
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Sydney to Tamworth is to train, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 6h 7m.
The quickest way to get from Sydney to Tamworth is to fly which costs $160 - $340 and takes 2h 37m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Tamworth Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 7m.
The distance between Sydney and Tamworth is 310 km. The road distance is 402.9 km.
The best way to get from Sydney to Tamworth without a car is to train which takes 6h 7m and costs $35 - $50.
It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Sydney to Tamworth, including transfers.
Sydney to Tamworth train services, operated by NSW TrainLink, depart from Central Station.
The best way to get from Sydney to Tamworth is to fly which takes 2h 37m and costs $160 - $340. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 6h 7m.
The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Tamworth Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.
Sydney to Tamworth train services, operated by NSW TrainLink, arrive at Tamworth Station.
What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Tamworth, NSW, Australia?
Qantas flies from Sydney to Tamworth 3 times a day. Alternatively, NSW TrainLink operates a train from Central Station to Tamworth Station twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 6h 7m.
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 5m
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $130 - $340
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Tamworth is 403 km. It takes approximately 4h 44m to drive from Sydney to Tamworth.
Qantas offers flights from Sydney Airport to Tamworth Airport.
There are 41+ hotels available in Tamworth. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.
The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18.