There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Forster by train, car, plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Taree Station 32

$63 - $90

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Forster 403.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Brisbane, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Newcastle (NTL) BNE - NTL
  2. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St

$70 - $237

Bus to Gold Coast, fly, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Newcastle (NTL) OOL - NTL
  3. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St

$92 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Forster is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Forster is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 12 min and costs $90 - $320.

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The distance between Brisbane and Forster is 526 km. The road distance is 646 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 31 min to get from Brisbane to Forster, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Forster, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Brisbane to Forster once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 46 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Gold Coast to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Gold Coast to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Taree Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $85
1st Class
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au

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