Canberra to Sydney Bus

Canberra to Sydney

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Canberra to Sydney Bus

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With express services and luxurious features that come standard on every coach, a Greyhound bus is the best way to travel from Canberra to Sydney.

Canberra is home to an incredible concentration of landmarks in one city. You can take a free tour of the architecturally inspiring Parliament House; enjoy 360-degree views from the top of Telstra Tower; go for a stroll around the lovely Lake Burley Griffin; and explore national treasures like the Australian War Memorial, National Gallery, National Museum, National Library, National Zoo & Aquarium, Royal Australian Mint, Australian Institute of Sport and more!

But when you want to visit Australia’s most iconic destinations, you need to head to Sydney. This is the place where you can climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge; catch a show at the unmistakable Sydney Opera House; and hit the beach in Bondi and Manly. You can see Australia’s unique wildlife at Taronga Zoo; travel back in time at The Rocks; and take a stroll through the majestic Hyde Park and Royal Botanic Garden. To top it all off, you can indulge in the multicultural delights of Chinatown, or grab a bite by the water in Darling Harbour.

Our coaches depart from the centre of Canberra and stop in the heart of Sydney, eliminating the need for a transfer. We also service Sydney Domestic Airport.

You’ll spend the three-and-a-half hour express bus trip from Canberra to Sydney relaxing in your reclining leather seat in air-conditioned comfort with free WiFi connectivity, an in-seat USB charger and panoramic windows.

Seat selection is now available on all our coaches, so you can reserve your preferred window or aisle seat when you book your bus trip from Canberra to Sydney. You can also stay up to date with your expected arrival time and any service delays that might arise with our real-time coach tracker.

To unlock even more benefits and access exclusive offers and deals, join our Greyhound Rewards program. You’ll earn G-Dollars for every Greyhound ticket you buy, which you can redeem for your very next trip – or save in your G-Wallet for a special journey. The choice is yours!

Whether you’re travelling for work, to see family and friends, or just to enjoy a holiday in Australia’s biggest city, you just can’t beat a Greyhound. Book your bus ticket from Canberra to Sydney now!



Sydney Domestic Airport*

Sydney Central Station

* This stop is on request only,
advance booking is required.


Avg. trip length


3h 30m

from $45


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Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row

6:00 AM

Pick up: Qantas T3 Arrivals - Govt Bus Stop. Set down: T3 Departures

9:30 AM*

Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 5 & 6, Haymarket

10:00 AM

* This stop is on request only, advance booking is required

Disclaimer: “Our timetables are updated regularly and are subject to change without notice. For the most up-to-date timetable for Canberra to Sydney services please visit our Timetables page. For up-to-date information about delays to scheduled services due to circumstances which are out of the control of Greyhound Australia e.g. natural disasters, road closures, etc, please check the Service Updates."


Where do buses depart from in Canberra and Sydney?

In Canberra, buses to Sydney depart from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row. In Sydney, buses to Canberra depart from the Western Forecourt of Sydney Central Station, Bays 5 & 6.

What amenities can I expect on the bus?

All our buses between Canberra & Sydney come with free WiFi, USB chargers, air-conditioning, reclining leather seats, and a restroom.

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

The bus trip from Canberra to Sydney takes approximately 3h 30m. For the most up-to-date timetable please visit the Timetables page.

How much is a bus ticket from Canberra to Sydney?

All our bus fares come in three tiers – Early Bird, Advantage and Premium – with prices varying based on how far in advance you are making a booking. You can find the most up-to-date price for your trip by searching available trips online or by calling our customer service team on 1300 473 946. For more information on different types of available fares visit our Compare Fares page.

Where can I buy a ticket?

The easiest and cheapest way to buy a bus ticket for your Canberra to Sydney trip is to book directly on our website. Your ticket is then saved in your My Greyhound account where you can manage your booking, and simply show an electronic copy of your ticket on your phone to the bus driver when you board.

You can also book your trips on the phone by contacting our friendly customer service on 1300 473 946, at our ticket outlets/travel agencies, or directly with the bus driver*.

*Please note that all bookings made through our call centre, travel centres and tickets purchased directly from drivers will incur a booking fee of $5.

**For more information see our FAQ page.