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Canberra - Northbourne Ave
Sydney - Sydney Central Station Forecourt Coach Bay 5&6
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Sydney - SYD Airport - International
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Bus Canberra to Sydney: Trip Overview

Bus Canberra to Sydney: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$36
Average bus trip duration3h 30m
Number of daily buses2
Earliest bus departure6:30 AM
Distance152 miles (245 km)
Latest bus departure6:20 PM

Canberra to Sydney Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses2
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures6:30AM - 6:20PM
Minimum Price$35
Average Ticket Price$36
Minimum Trip Duration3h
Average Bus Trip Duration3h30m
Distance152 miles (245 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteGreyhound Australia
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Canberra - Sydney

The best way to travel from Canberra to Sydney is by bus. Traveling by bus offers a budget-friendly, secure, and easy way to go between the two cities. Alternatively, you can also use carpooling services.

The travel time from Canberra to Sydney is about 3h 30m, although the fastest bus will take 3h, on average. This is the time it takes to travel the 154 miles (248 km) that separate the two cities.

The distance between the two cities is 154 miles (248 km).

On average, there are 2 daily departures on this route, offered by Greyhound Australia. The number of buses operating from Canberra to Sydney may change based on the day of the week. Want to make your bus journey from Canberra to Sydney as smooth as possible? Busbud has got you covered! Browse schedules, pick the perfect bus for your travel style and budget - all in one place.

The first bus leaves at 6:30 AM and the last one leaves at 6:20 PM.

Most of the buses traveling from Canberra to Sydney leave from Civic Coach Stop and arrive at SYD Airport - International. These are the main departure and arrival locations on this route, but you can find others that could fit better into your travel plans.

You can save a lot of money on your trip from Canberra to Sydney by choosing to travel by bus. The lowest price for the bus on this route is $36.

The average bus ticket price from Canberra to Sydney is $36. Over the last 30 days, the prices ranged between $36 and $58, so make sure to compare them to get the best option.

Yes, you can do a day trip from Canberra to Sydney. The total time it takes to make a round-trip between Canberra and Sydney is about 6h. This allows for plenty of time to explore the sights in Sydney before returning to Canberra in the evening.

Once in Sydney, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Centennial Parklands, Chinese Garden of Friendship, Kings Cross, Explore The Rocks and Royal Botanic Garden.

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Canberra to Sydney was searched and found on Mar 5, 2024 with a price of $49

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Canberra to Sydney, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $49 to $57 for a bus ticket from Canberra to Sydney based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $49 which is on 2024-03-05.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Canberra and Sydney!

From miles long of beauteous natural landscapes to impressive man-crafted sights, you're bound to be in for a visual treat on your bus trip from Canberra to Sydney.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Canberra to Sydney that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Canberra to Sydney while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

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