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Lightning Ridge is located approximately 770 kms north west of Sydney and 70 kms from Hebel on the
Qld side on the NSW Qld border. Rail, bus, flights and a fully sealed road provide access to the town.

 

Bus/Train Services

Brisbane to Lightning Ridge - There is a bus service via Toowoomba every Monday and Thursday. For further enquiries please call 1300 287 537 or bookings can be made at www.busqldoutback.com.au

Sydney to Lightning Ridge – There is a train service to Dubbo every day with connections to a bus service from Dubbo to Lightning Ridge. Enquiries should be directed to NSW Trainlink on 132232 or www.transportnsw.info/regional 
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Flights:

Daily flights are available from Sydney to Dubbo with a bus service from Dubbo to Lightning Ridge. Car hire is also available from Dubbo. The drive from Dubbo to Lightning Ridge is approximately four hours.

Airlines: Rex & Qantas

Car hire: Hertz, Budget, Thrifty & Avis

Daily flights are also available from Sydney to Moree. Car hire is available from Moree. The drive from Moree to Lightning Ridge is approximately three hours.

Airline: Qantas

Car hire: Hertz, Budget, Thrifty, Avis & Europcar