How to travel from Adelaide to Orange, Australia

The distance between Adelaide and Orange is around 1,130km (702 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 20m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Adelaide to Orange by plane, bus, train and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly

Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Orange (OAG).

  • Duration3h 20m
  • Flight time2h 45m
  • Typical cost
    A$860($580)
Operated by

Qantas

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Bus

Take the bus to Broken Hill Town Coach Stop then Dubbo Station Coach Bay 1 and then to Orange Station Coach Bay 1.

  • Duration18h 15m
  • Departs4 times a week
  • Typical cost
    A$145($95)
Operated by

NSW TrainLink

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Train

Take the train to Sydney Central Station and then to Orange Station.

  • Duration1 day 9h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    A$420($280)
Operated by

Multiple train operators

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Drive

Drive to Orange.

  • Duration12h 25m
  • Distance1,130km (702 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Adelaide and Orange

There are several options for getting from Adelaide to Orange by plane, bus, train and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around A$145 ($95) and will take around 18h 15m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 20m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$860 ($580).

The distance between Adelaide and Orange is around 1,130km (702 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 983km (611 miles)

It takes around 3h 20m to get from Adelaide and Orange by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 12h 25m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Orange is to fly which takes around 3h 20m and will set you back approx A$860 ($580).

The cheapest way to travel between Adelaide and Orange, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around A$145 ($95) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

Yes there is a train service that runs between Adelaide and Orange. It typically takes around 1 day 9h and departs once a week.

There are no direct train services that runs from Adelaide to Orange. However, you can instead can take several connecting trains with a changeover in Sydney Central Station. These services run once a week and will take a minimum of 1 day 9h.

Journey Beyond - Indian Pacific and NSW TrainLink run train services between Adelaide and Orange. Trains depart once a week and will take around 1 day 9h, however, this may vary depending on the particular service and whether it runs express or stops all stations.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Adelaide and Orange. It typically takes around 18h 15m and departs 4 times a week.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Adelaide to Orange. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Broken Hill Town Coach Stop and Dubbo Station Coach Bay 1. These services run 4 times a week and will take a minimum of 18h 15m.

NSW TrainLink run regular bus services between Adelaide and Orange. Buses run 4 times a week and take around 18h 15m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Adelaide and Orange. Flights depart from Adelaide (ADL) and arrive at Orange (OAG) - via Sydney (SYD). The flight takes around 2h 45m.

There is no direct flight from Adelaide to Orange. There is however a flight that goes via Sydney (SYD). This services will take at least 3h 20m (not including layover time).

The flight from Adelaide to Orange typically takes around 2h 45m. Flights depart from Adelaide (ADL) and and arrive into Orange (OAG).

The closest major airport to Orange is Orange Airport (OAG) (OAG) which is approximately 11km (7 miles) from Orange. Sydney Airport (SYD) (SYD) and Canberra International Airport (CBR) (CBR) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Adelaide and Orange. The distance is around 1,130km (702 miles) by road and it will take around 12h 25m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Adelaide to Orange is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 20m and will usually cost around A$860 ($580).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Adelaide and Orange

Transport options from Adelaide to Orange
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
3h 20m
A$860($580)
every 20 mins1,382km (859 miles)
Bus
18h 15m
A$145($95)
4 times a week1,423km (884 miles)
Train
1 day 9h
A$420($280)
once a week2,006km (1,247 miles)
Drive
12h 25m
A$215($145)
on demand1,130km (702 miles)

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Airports near Orange

The following major airports near Orange offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

OAG
Orange Airport (OAG)
Domestic Airport
Distance
11km (7 miles) from Orange
SYD
Sydney Airport (SYD)
International Airport
Distance
206km (128 miles) from Orange
CBR
Canberra International Airport (CBR)
International Airport
Distance
225km (140 miles) from Orange