Sydney Central Station to Canberra

Sydney Central Station to Canberra

  Oct 2, 2021, 3 trips (AUD 340 – AUD 0)

Transportation from Sydney Central Station to Canberra

Popular Routes in Australia

How to get from Sydney Central Station to Canberra

Travelling between Sydney Central Station and Canberra is possible by Flight and bus. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you AUD 448.48 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere AUD 45.44.

How long does it take to get from Sydney Central Station to Canberra?

It can take you anywhere between 4 and 28 hours to travel between Sydney Central Station and Canberra depending on the means of transport you choose.

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Sydney Central Station and Canberra. Bus will bring you to your destination in 3h 30m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 1d 3h 5m to reach Canberra.

How much does it cost to get from Sydney Central Station to Canberra?

Travelling between Sydney Central Station and Canberra can be as cheap as AUD 45.44 if you opt for a Greyhound Australia bus and as expensive as AUD 448.48 if you buy a Virgin Australia flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Sydney Central Station and Canberra ?

  • 1 from Sydney to Canberra starting from 07:00 Canberra Airport until 09:10 Canberra Airport
  • 1 from Sydney to Canberra starting from 17:30 Canberra Bus Station until 17:30 Canberra Bus Station

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Sydney Central Station to Canberra.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Sydney to Canberra, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as AUD 360.76.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Sydney and Canberra

Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia

Bus

Travelling from Sydney to Canberra overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Sydney and Canberra

Greyhound Australia

What is the most popular transport to get from Sydney Central Station to Canberra?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% opted for a bus