There are 9 ways to get from Sydney to Wagga Wagga by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 623

$45 - $190

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Bus  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Gundagai Fe21
  2. Take the bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1 728 / ...

$69 - $79

Bus via Canberra  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra Gx233 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1 703 / ...

$74 - $114

Night train  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the night train from Central Station to Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 621

$45 - $190

Drive  •  4h 50m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Wagga Wagga 455.7 km

$55 - $85

Fly to Wagga Wagga  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Wagga Wagga (WGA) SYD - WGA

$143 - $325

Fly to Albury, train  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Albury (ABX) SYD - ABX
  2. Take the train from Albury Station, Platform 1 to Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1

$165 - $537

Fly to Narrandera, bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Narrandera (NRA) SYD - NRA
  2. Take the bus from Narrandera Station, Coach Bay to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1

$224 - $435

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Canberra (CBR) SYD - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1

$168 - $413

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Wagga Wagga is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 4h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Wagga Wagga is to fly which costs $140 - $330 and takes 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Wagga Wagga station. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1 via Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 13m.

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The distance between Sydney and Wagga Wagga is 380 km. The road distance is 455.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Wagga Wagga without a car is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs $45 - $190.

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The train from Central Station to Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 takes 6h 13m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Sydney to Wagga Wagga bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Sydney station.

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Sydney to Wagga Wagga train services, operated by XPT, depart from Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Wagga Wagga is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs $45 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $80 and takes 7h 15m, you could also fly, which costs $140 - $330 and takes 4h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Wagga Wagga.
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  • Distance: 379.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 13m

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

XPT operates a train from Central Station to Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $190 and the journey takes 6h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Wagga Wagga via Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St in around 7h 15m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Narrandera
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,500
Train operators
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $190
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XPT bookings
Economy
$45 - $65
First
$65 - $90
Sleeper
$160 - $190
Train from Albury Station, Platform 1 to Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $140
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XPT bookings
Economy
$22 - $30
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59 - $64
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
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 Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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Transport NSW
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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Transport NSW
Bus from Narrandera Station, Coach Bay to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
Transport NSW
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 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$45 - $65
Premium
$55 - $75
Advantage
$55 - $70

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

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Sydney to Wagga Wagga bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay 1.

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Sydney to Wagga Wagga train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Wagga Wagga is 456 km. It takes approximately 4h 50m to drive from Sydney to Wagga Wagga.

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

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There are 49+ hotels available in Wagga Wagga. 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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