Getting Here

Image: Supplied by City of Wagga Wagga


Wagga Wagga is geographically located about the same distance from Melbourne and Sydney. Add to that 2.5 hours from Canberra, the meeting point of the Sturt and Olympic highways, a great airport and regional train line, we’ve got your travel options covered.


245 kilometres west of Canberra on M31 (Hume Freeway), 460 kilometres south of Sydney, 450 kilometres north of Melbourne on the M31 and 917 kilometres east of Adelaide on the Sturt Highway.


Choose from about 120 flights to and from Sydney and Melbourne each week. QantasLink operates daily direct flights to Sydney, and Regional Express operates daily flights to and from Sydney and Melbourne. For other major Australian cities, connect via Sydney or Melbourne for travel to Wagga Wagga.

Wagga Wagga Airport is 11km from Wagga Wagga’s town centre.

Train and bus

NSW TrainLink offers a twice daily rail service from both Melbourne and Sydney. NSW TrainLink also runs coach services connecting to capital cities and throughout the Riverina region

For more information on train and bus services and timetables, visit Transport NSW.