How to travel from Albury to Dubbo, Australia

The distance between Albury and Dubbo is around 558km (347 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 2h 35m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Albury to Dubbo 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 Albury (ABX) to Dubbo (DBO).

  • Duration2h 35m
  • Flight time2h 25m
  • Typical cost
    A$445($300)
Operated by

Qantas

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Bus

Take the bus to Tourist Information Centre then Cootamundra Station Coach Bay 1 and then to Dubbo Station Coach Bay 1.

  • Duration6h 55m
  • Departs6 times a week
  • Typical cost
    A$71($48)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Train

Take the train to Central Station and then to Dubbo Station.

  • Duration14h 25m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$135($90)
Operated by

Multiple train operators

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Drive

Drive to Dubbo.

  • Duration6h 20m
  • Distance558km (347 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Albury and Dubbo

There are several options for getting from Albury to Dubbo by plane, bus, train and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around A$71 ($48) and will take around 6h 55m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 2h 35m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$445 ($300).

The distance between Albury and Dubbo is around 558km (347 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 454km (282 miles)

It takes around 2h 35m to get from Albury and Dubbo by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 6h 20m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Albury to Dubbo is to fly which takes around 2h 35m and will set you back approx A$445 ($300).

The cheapest way to travel between Albury and Dubbo, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around A$71 ($48) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

Yes there is a train service that runs between Albury and Dubbo. It typically takes around 14h 25m and departs once daily.

There are no direct train services that runs from Albury to Dubbo. However, you can instead can take several connecting trains with a changeover in Central Station. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 14h 25m.

XPT and NSW TrainLink run train services between Albury and Dubbo. Trains depart once daily and will take around 14h 25m, 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 Albury and Dubbo. It typically takes around 6h 55m and departs 6 times a week.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Albury to Dubbo. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Tourist Information Centre and Cootamundra Station Coach Bay 1. These services run 6 times a week and will take a minimum of 6h 55m.

V-Line, Firefly Express and NSW TrainLink run regular bus services between Albury and Dubbo. Buses run 6 times a week and take around 6h 55m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Albury and Dubbo. Flights depart from Albury (ABX) and arrive at Dubbo (DBO) - via Sydney (SYD). The flight takes around 2h 25m.

There is no direct flight from Albury to Dubbo. There is however a flight that goes via Sydney (SYD). This services will take at least 2h 35m (not including layover time).

The flight from Albury to Dubbo typically takes around 2h 25m. Flights depart from Albury (ABX) and and arrive into Dubbo (DBO).

The closest major airport to Dubbo is Dubbo City Regional Airport (DBO) (DBO) which is approximately 4km (3 miles) from Dubbo. Parkes Airport (PKE) (PKE) and Sydney Airport (SYD) (SYD) 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 Albury and Dubbo. The distance is around 558km (347 miles) by road and it will take around 6h 20m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Albury to Dubbo is to fly which takes, on average, 2h 35m and will usually cost around A$445 ($300).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Albury and Dubbo

Transport options from Albury to Dubbo
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
2h 35m
A$445($300)
on demand770km (478 miles)
Bus
6h 55m
A$71($48)
6 times a week558km (347 miles)
Train
14h 25m
A$135($90)
once daily1,095km (680 miles)
Drive
6h 20m
A$74($50)
on demand558km (347 miles)

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Airports near Dubbo

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

DBO
Dubbo City Regional Airport (DBO)
Domestic Airport
Distance
4km (3 miles) from Dubbo
PKE
Parkes Airport (PKE)
Domestic Airport
Distance
105km (65 miles) from Dubbo
SYD
Sydney Airport (SYD)
International Airport
Distance
305km (189 miles) from Dubbo