There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Wilcannia by plane, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Broken Hill, drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Broken Hill (BHQ) SYD - BHQ
  2. Drive from Broken Hill to Wilcannia

$290 - $738

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Dubbo Station 427
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Wilcannia Coach Stop, Myers St 589

$85 - $125

3 alternative options

Fly to Dubbo, bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Dubbo (DBO) SYD - DBO
  2. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Wilcannia Coach Stop, Myers St

$182 - $337

Bus  •  19 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Gundagai
  2. Take the bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 724
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 791
  4. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Wilcannia Coach Stop, Myers St 589

$108 - $149

Drive  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Wilcannia 596.9 miles

$85 - $130

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Wilcannia via Gundagai, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, and Dubbo Station, Coach Bay in around 19 h 42 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Sydney to Dubbo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubbo
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Dubbo via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Dubbo Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Wilcannia Coach Stop, Myers St
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Wilcannia is 776 km. The road distance is 955 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Wilcannia is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 10 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Wilcannia is to fly and drive which takes 5 h 59 min and costs $380 - $1,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Wilcannia. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Wilcannia Coach Stop, Myers St via Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay and Dubbo Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Sydney to Wilcannia, including transfers.