How to travel from Batemans Bay to Swansea, Australia

The distance between Batemans Bay and Swansea is around 395km (246 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to drive which takes around 4h 50m.

6 routes found

We've found 6 different ways to get from Batemans Bay to Swansea by bus, train, car and plane. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out SwanseaBatemans Bay if you're planning a return trip.

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Plane and Train

Fly from Moruya (MYA) to Sydney (SYD) then take the train to Cardiff Station.

  • Duration5hrs
  • Flight time1hr
  • Typical cost
    A$255($170)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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Bus

Take the bus to Sydney and then to Charlestown.

  • Duration9h 15m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$100($68)
Operated by

Premier Motor Service

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Bus and Train

Take the bus to Bomaderry Station then take the train to Central Station and then to Morisset Station.

  • Duration7h 15m
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    A$180($120)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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Drive

Drive to Swansea.

  • Duration4h 50m
  • Distance395km (246 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Batemans Bay and Swansea

There are several options for getting from Batemans Bay to Swansea by bus, train, car and plane. The cheapest option is to take the bus and then take the train which costs around A$64 ($43) and will take around 9hrs. If you need to get there more quickly, you can drive and arrive in approximately 4h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$54 ($36).

The distance between Batemans Bay and Swansea is around 395km (246 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 321km (199 miles)

It takes around 7h 15m to get from Batemans Bay and Swansea by bus and train. If you are travelling by car it will take around 4h 50m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Batemans Bay to Swansea is to drive which takes around 4h 50m and will set you back approx A$54 ($36).

The cheapest way to travel between Batemans Bay and Swansea, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus and then take the train which will typically cost around A$64 ($43) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Batemans Bay and Swansea. We recommend that you drive to Swansea. instead which will take 4h 50m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Batemans Bay and Swansea. It typically takes around 9h 15m and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Batemans Bay to Swansea. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Sydney and Charlestown. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 9h 15m.

Premier Motor Service run regular bus services between Batemans Bay and Swansea. Buses run once daily and take around 9h 15m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Batemans Bay to Swansea. We recommend that you fly from Moruya (MYA) to Sydney (SYD) then take the train to Cardiff Station. instead which will take 5hrs.

The closest major airport to Swansea is Newcastle Airport (NTL) (NTL) which is approximately 37km (23 miles) from Swansea. Sydney Airport (SYD) (SYD) and Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) (PQQ) 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 Batemans Bay and Swansea. The distance is around 395km (246 miles) by road and it will take around 4h 50m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Batemans Bay to Swansea is to take the bus and then take the train which takes, on average, 7h 15m and will usually cost around A$180 ($120).

How do I get from Batemans Bay to Swansea

Compare travel optionsbetween Batemans Bay and Swansea

Transport options from Batemans Bay to Swansea
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Train + 1 similar
5hrs
A$255($170)
hourly456km (283 miles)
Bus and Plane5h 30m
A$205($135)
once daily591km (367 miles)
Bus
9h 15m
A$100($68)
once daily460km (286 miles)
Bus and Train + 1 similar
7h 15m
A$180($120)
twice daily431km (268 miles)
Bus to Albion Park Rail, train9hrs
A$64($43)
once daily463km (287 miles)
Drive
4h 50m
A$54($36)
on demand395km (246 miles)

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Airports near Swansea

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

NTL
Newcastle Airport (NTL)
Domestic Airport
Distance
37km (23 miles) from Swansea
SYD
Sydney Airport (SYD)
International Airport
Distance
103km (64 miles) from Swansea
PQQ
Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
218km (135 miles) from Swansea