Getting to Canberra

Posted 6 Jan 2017

Story by Visit Canberra

Ready to experience all that Canberra has to offer? Here’s how you can get here; by plane, car, train or coach.

Flying to Canberra

Canberra is less than two hours flying form eastern state capitals like Sydney Brisbane and Melbourne, making it perfect for short breaks and weekend getaways. Daily domestic flights are also available to and from Adelaide, Brisbane and Perth. International flights to Canberra from Singapore and Wellington, New Zealand are also available with Singapore Airlines.

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Driving to Canberra

Driving to Canberra is a breeze. The nation’s capital is a three-hour drive from Sydney and eight hours from Melbourne. There are plenty of scenic route alternatives if you like to get off the beaten track as well.

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Trains and coaches to Canberra

Want to go overland, but prefer someone else to take care of the driving? Regular bus and coach services to Canberra are available from Sydney, Melbourne, regional NSW and beyond. There are also train options if you prefer railway travel.

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What will you do when you get here? Check out our latest Visitor Guide and get up to date on all the great things to see and do in Canberra. Download the free app from the iTunes Store or Google Play, view online or request a printed publication today.

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