There are 3 ways to get from Tamworth to Sydney by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 27 min

  1. TMW - SYD

$105 - $305

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. 224

$40 - $65

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. 253 miles

$35 - $55

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

Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Tamworth to Sydney every 4 hours. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Tamworth to Sydney once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 6 h 12 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Tamworth to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Tamworth to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Tamworth Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tamworth and Sydney is 310 km. The road distance is 405 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tamworth to Sydney is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Tamworth to Sydney is to fly which takes 1 h 27 min and costs $130 - $410.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tamworth Station and arriving at Central Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Tamworth to Sydney, including transfers.