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

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Train to Dubbo Airport, fly to Walgett  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Dubbo Station
  2. Take the plane from Dubbo Airport to Walgett

$209 - $229

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Train, bus  •  11h 6m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Dubbo Station 427
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 3 to Walgett Coach Stop, Euroka St 513

$57 - $78

5 alternative options

Fly Sydney to Narrabri, bus, drive  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Narrabri (NAA) SYD - NAA
  2. Take the bus from Narrabri Station, Coach Bay to Burren Junction Coach Stop, Alma St
  3. Drive from Burren Junction Coach Stop, Alma St to Walgett

$221 - $465

Fly Sydney to Walgett  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Walgett (WGE) SYD - WGE

$198 - $488

Fly Sydney to Orange, train, bus  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Orange (OAG) SYD - OAG
  2. Take the train from Orange Station to Dubbo Station
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 3 to Walgett Coach Stop, Euroka St

$210 - $714

Bus  •  12h

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Bathurst Station, Coach Stop
  2. Take the bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 1 569 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 3 to Walgett Coach Stop, Euroka St 513

$92 - $105

Drive  •  7h 53m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Walgett 648.3 km

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Walgett is to train and bus which costs $55 - $80 and takes 11h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Sydney to Walgett is to fly. Taking this option will cost $190 - $490 and takes 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Walgett. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Walgett Coach Stop, Euroka St via Bathurst Station, Coach Stop and Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h.

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The distance between Sydney and Walgett is 517 km. The road distance is 648.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Walgett without a car is to train and bus which takes 11h 6m and costs $55 - $80.

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It takes approximately 8h 35m to get from Sydney to Walgett, including transfers.

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Sydney to Walgett bus services, operated by Australia Wide Coaches, depart from Sydney station.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Walgett is to fly which takes 4h 7m and costs $190 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $110 and takes 12h.

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

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Sydney to Walgett bus services, operated by NSW TrainLink, arrive at Walgett Coach Stop, Euroka St station.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Walgett.
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  • Distance: 517.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 35m

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

Regional Express and Air Link fly from Sydney to Walgett 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Walgett via Bathurst Station, Coach Stop and Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 3 in around 12h.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Orange
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Orange
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Link Airways
Website
linkairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Narrabri
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $390
Air Link
Website
airlinkairlines.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Walgett via Dubbo
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Train operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Dubbo Station
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Train from Orange Station to Dubbo Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Narrabri Station, Coach Bay to Burren Junction Coach Stop, Alma St
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 3 to Walgett Coach Stop, Euroka St
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Australia Wide Coaches
Phone
02 9516 1300
Email
info@austwidecoaches.com.au
Website
austwidecoaches.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Bathurst Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
austwidecoaches.com.au
Other operators
Air Link Pty Ltd
Phone
+61 2 6884 2435
Email
ops@airlinkairlines.com.au
Website
airlinkairlines.com.au
Plane from Dubbo Airport to Walgett
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
airlinkairlines.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Walgett is 648 km. It takes approximately 7h 53m to drive from Sydney to Walgett.

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Link Airways offers flights from Sydney Airport to Narrabri Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Walgett. Prices start at $125 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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