There are 6 ways to get from Brisbane to Port Stephens by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly Brisbane to Newcastle, line 133 bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Newcastle (NTL) BNE - NTL
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Salamander Bay Square, Town Centre Cct to Soldiers Point Rd Opp Salamander Shores

$59 - $222

5 alternative options

Fly Brisbane to Sydney, bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Sydney (SYD) BNE - SYD
  2. Take the bus from Hornsby Station, Stand D to Soldiers Point Holiday Park, Ridgeway Av

$74 - $249

Bus to Gold Coast, fly to Newcastle  •  6 h 22 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

$81 - $290

Train  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Broadmeadow Station 32

$199 - $263

Bus, train  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Tamworth
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop 356
  3. Take the train from Muswellbrook Station to Hamilton Station
  4. Take the bus from Maitland Rd Before Beaumont St to Salamander Bay Square, Town Centre Cct 130 / ...

$113 - $127

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Port Stephens 489.3 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Port Stephens is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Port Stephens is to fly and line 133 bus which costs $80 - $310 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Port Stephens is 591 km. The road distance is 782.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Brisbane to Port Stephens, including transfers.

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Brisbane to Port Stephens once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 11 h 57 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
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
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Gold Coast to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Muswellbrook Station to Hamilton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Salamander Bay Square, Town Centre Cct to Soldiers Point Rd Opp Salamander Shores
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Hornsby Station, Stand D to Soldiers Point Holiday Park, Ridgeway Av
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Maitland Rd Before Beaumont St to Salamander Bay Square, Town Centre Cct
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
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
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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