Wagga Wagga is a regional city in New South Wales, Australia. The city is not close to any other major Australian city meaning some form of transportation will be needed to get between the 2 if necessary. The city is served by both national rail and highway services, however, the quickest and long-distance option is flying. Wagga Wagga Airport serves the city, offering direct connections to 3 cities across Australia. Continue reading below to find out which airlines are available on the Sydney to Wagga Wagga route. Our handy guide is here to help, take a look at our list of popular FAQs!
Sydney (SYD) ➡ Wagga Wagga (WGA)
Wagga Wagga (WGA) ➡ Sydney (SYD)
All flights from Sydney depart from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport and it is likely that the services will depart from the airport's domestic terminal. However, we recommend checking with your airline to avoid arriving at the wrong terminal in Sydney. Sydney Airport is the busiest airport in Australia and Oceania, handling around 43 million passengers annually. The airport is served by a range of domestic and international carriers including Qantas, Rex Regional Express, JetStar, British Airways, Etihad Airways, Cathay Pacific and more.
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Which airlines fly between Sydney and Wagga Wagga?
Currently, only 2 airlines offer services between Sydney and Wagga Wagga, these are:
Route frequency: There are usually 6 flights a day between the 2 (3 x Rex & 3 x Qantaslink)
Ticket price: AUD $200 return
Flight time: 1hr 5 minutes (direct)
Departure Airport: Departing from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is a very easy experience. The airport is served by both local Sydney rail connections and bus connections allowing you to arrive on public transport. There is an abundance of car parking, taxi and car rental facilities available if you would prefer a private transfer. The airport is only around 8 km away from the downtown business city centre.
Arrival Airport: Located just under 11 km from Wagga Wagga, the airport is a smaller domestic one. There are no public transport options serving the airport, meaning private options such as taxi or car hire will be required.
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Yes, Rex Regional Express offers stopover flights. The airline offers a stop via Melbourne. There is also the possibility of having 2 stops, via Melbourne and Canberra.
Direct flights between Sydney and Wagga Wagga are around 1 hour and 10 minutes in length each way.
It is approximately 460 km (286 miles) between the two cities.
Under Australian law, all passengers are required to travel with a form of Identification on domestic flights. This can include a passport or driver's license. For more information about travel documents visit our travel documents for flying page.
Both QantasLink and Rex Regional Express additionally operate direct services from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne with QantasLink also operating a service to Brisbane.
Domestic flights, sometimes referred to as internal flights are ones which depart from and arrive within the same country and/or territory. Sydney to Wagga Wagga is a domestic flight.
Qantas states that their check-in facilities close 30 minutes prior to departure on domestic flights. However, if the service is due to depart from Sydney's international terminal then it shall close 60 minutes prior to departure. Rex Regional Express states that their check-in at Sydney closes 30 minutes before departure with check-in facilities in their regional destinations, which includes Wagga Wagga, closing 20 minutes before departure.
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