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There are 9 ways to get from Sydney to Tenterfield by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Armidale, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM
  2. Take the bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St

$137 - $325

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Fly to Ballina, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Ballina (BNK) SYD - BNK
  2. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St

$65 - $210

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Fly to Gold Coast, bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Lismore Transit Centre
  3. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St

$79 - $258

Fly to Lismore, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Lismore (LSY) SYD - LSY
  2. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St

$145 - $308

Fly to Tamworth, train, bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tamworth (TMW) SYD - TMW
  2. Take the train from Tamworth Station to Armidale Station
  3. Take the bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St

$128 - $340

Fly to Grafton, bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Grafton (GFN) SYD - GFN
  2. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St
  3. Take the bus from Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St

$195 - $259

Train, bus  •  11 h 36 min

  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

$67 - $96

Bus  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Lismore
  2. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St 670T

$80 - $107

Drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Tenterfield 438.6 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Tenterfield is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 8 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Tenterfield is to fly and bus which costs $190 - $460 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Tenterfield. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Tenterfield is 541 km. The road distance is 701.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Tenterfield without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 36 min and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Sydney to Tenterfield, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Armidale Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Sydney to Tenterfield bus services, operated by Northern Rivers Buslines, arrive at Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Tenterfield is 702 km. It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to drive from Sydney to Tenterfield.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Tenterfield.
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  • Distance: 338.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Tenterfield, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Sydney to Tenterfield via Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St in around 15 h 50 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Lismore
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Ballina
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Tamworth Station to Armidale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$15 - $23
Train from Central Station to Armidale Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Glen Innes Tourist Centre, Church St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Byron Easybus
Phone
+612 6685 7447
Email
info@byronbus.com
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Lismore Transit Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
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
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.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
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Armidale Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Tenterfield. Prices start at $70 USD 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 $17.

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