Travelling to Thredbo is a picturesque tourist drive and is approximately:
5.5 hours from Sydney,
6.5 hours from Melbourne,
2.5 hours from Canberra,
3 hours from Albury-Wodonga via Corryong and Khancoban.
Thredbo is situated in the Kosciuszko National Park and the National Parks and Wildlife Service collect an entry fee into the park. A daily fee of $16 in summer and $27 in winter or an annual fee may be purchased for $190 that also gains entry to all national parks within NSW. This entry fee assists with the maintenance of national parks within NSW such as signage and walking trails. For more information phone the Snowy Region Visitor Centre on (02) 6450 5600.
Parking your car
Thredbo has the capacity to park 2,200 cars in designated car parks, and many lodges, apartments and chalets have additional on-site parking. Check your parking options with your accommodation centre or manager when booking.
By Air + Shuttle or Rental Car
Most airlines service Canberra Airport from major Australian cities. Canberra Airport is about 2.5 hours drive from Thredbo. Rental car services exist between Canberra, Cooma and Thredbo. Check with the airline when making a booking. Please also note the differences in seasonal service levels.
Canberra: – 40 minute flight from Sydney
Cooma: – 45 minute flight from Sydney
Qantas: 13 13 13
Regional Express: 13 17 13
Virgin Blue: 13 67 89
Summer Express Bus Services and Charter
Summer bus services do not extend beyond Cooma, see-
Summer Airport Transfers & Charter Only
Humming Bird Charters: www.hummingbirdcharters.com.au
Summit Coaches: www.summitcoaches.com.au/
Cooma Taxi Service, available anytime:(02) 6452 3352
Winter Services Express Bus Services and Charter include:
Airport Transfers & Charter Only
Humming Bird Charters: 1800 280 121 or
Snowy Mountains Hire Car & Ski Bus www.skibus.net.au/
Summit Coaches: www.summitcoaches.com.au