Melbourne to Sydney Central Station

Melbourne to Sydney Central Station

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22:00
Melbourne
11h 30m bus ride with Greyhound Australia in AC Seater
09:30
+1
Sydney Domestic Airport
AUD 132 per adult

From Melbourne to Sydney Central Station by bus

22:00
Melbourne
11h 30m bus ride with Greyhound Australia in AC Seater
09:30
+1
Sydney Domestic Airport
AUD 132 per adult

Melbourne to Sydney Central Station Schedule

Melbourne to Sydney Central Station Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ50006:00 - 07:25AUD 41.43
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ50408:20 - 09:50AUD 41.43
Virgin Australia Economy #VA81908:00 - 09:25AUD 105.62
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ51413:00 - 14:25AUD 89.44
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ52618:45 - 20:10AUD 89.44
Virgin Australia Economy #VA88319:00 - 20:25AUD 51.11
Jetstar Airways Economy #JQ61020:55 - 22:20AUD 44.74
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 22:00 - 09:30AUD 132

Transportation from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station

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How to get from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station

When you want to get from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about AUD 7,787.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as AUD 104.00.

How far is Melbourne from Sydney Central Station?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station. Your trip will be a total of 577 miles (928 km). The flying distance is 444 miles (714 km).

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

The travel time from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 12 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Greyhound Australia: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as AUD 104.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as AUD 7,787.00.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station:

  • Bus tickets - AUD 104.00 to AUD 104.00;
  • Plane tickets - AUD 46.70 to AUD 328.48;

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

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Melbourne to Sydney depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 22:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Melbourne to Sydney. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is AUD 46.70.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Melbourne to Sydney
Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways, Regional Express, Virgin Australia

Buses

Taking a bus from Melbourne to Sydney is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Melbourne to Sydney Central Station? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 80% decided to go for a bus.
  • 20% users took a plane.