There are 8 ways to get from Sydney to Wangaratta by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Albury, train  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Albury (ABX) SYD - ABX
  2. Take the train from Albury to Wangaratta

$154 - $537

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Bus  •  10h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Glenrowan Fe21

$61 - $67

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Fly to Wagga Wagga, train  •  5h 44m

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

$195 - $508

Fly to Melbourne, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  2. Take the train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta

$110 - $473

Train  •  8h 13m

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

$60 - $220

Bus via Albury  •  11h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney Airport to Albury Gx233
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Wangaratta Sydney - Adelaide Via Albury / ...

$111 - $169

Night train  •  8h 8m

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

$60 - $220

Drive  •  6h 24m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Wangaratta 621.4 km

$75 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Wangaratta is to bus which costs $60 - $70 and takes 10h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Wangaratta is to fly and train which costs $150 - $550 and takes 4h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Wangaratta. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Wangaratta via Ned Kelly Statue/Kate St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Wangaratta Station, Platform 1 station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 13m.

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The distance between Sydney and Wangaratta is 524 km. The road distance is 621.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Wangaratta without a car is to train which takes 8h 13m and costs $60 - $220.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Sydney to Wangaratta, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sydney to Wangaratta is to train which takes 8h 13m and costs $60 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $70 and takes 10h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Wangaratta.
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  • Distance: 523.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Wangaratta, VIC, Australia?

XPT operates a train from Central Station to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1 once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $220 and the journey takes 8h 13m. Alternatively, Firefly Express operates a bus from Sydney to Glenrowan once daily. Tickets cost $59 - $65 and the journey takes 8h 55m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
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 Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Train operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Albury to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$11 - $15
Train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$27 - $40
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Albury Station, Platform 1 to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $140
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XPT bookings
Economy
$19 - $25
First
$26 - $35
Sleeper
$110 - $140
Train from Wagga Wagga Station, Platform 1 to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $150
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XPT bookings
Economy
$27 - $40
First
$35 - $50
Sleeper
$130 - $150
Train from Broadmeadows Station, Platform 3 to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $150
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XPT bookings
Economy
$29 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$130 - $150
Train from Central Station to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $220
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XPT bookings
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$190 - $220
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Glenrowan
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59 - $65
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
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 Airport to Albury
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
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Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$85 - $110
Premium
$100 - $140
Advantage
$100 - $130
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Albury to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$8 - $11

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

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Sydney to Wangaratta bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Glenrowan station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Wangaratta is 621 km. It takes approximately 6h 24m to drive from Sydney to Wangaratta.

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Virgin Australia, Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Albury Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Wangaratta. 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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