There are 8 ways to get from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Urunga Station to Broadmeadow Station 36 / ...

$67 - $95

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Urunga Station to Taree Station 36 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Taree Station, Coach Bay to Customs House, Set Down 150 / ...

$40 - $59

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour 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

$78 - $106

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle 244 miles

$35 - $50

Fly Coffs Harbour to Sydney, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Sydney (SYD) CFS - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange

$70 - $219

Fly Coffs Harbour to Newcastle  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Newcastle (NTL) CFS - NTL

$125 - $398

Bus to Grafton, fly to Sydney, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Park Av At Little St to Saraton Theater, Prince St
  2. Fly from Grafton (GFN) to Sydney (SYD) GFN - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange

$211 - $280

Bus to Armidale, fly to Sydney, train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour to University of New England
  2. Fly from Armidale (ARM) to Sydney (SYD) ARM - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange

$183 - $389

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The cheapest way to get from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle is to drive which takes 4 h 22 min and costs $45 - $70.

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The distance between Coffs Harbour and Newcastle is 319 km. The road distance is 390 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia and Newcastle, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h 27 min. Alternatively, Qantas, Jetstar and five other airlines fly from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle every 2 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Armidale to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Grafton to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Armidale to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Sydney, Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Sydney, Dubbo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Newcastle via Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Urunga Station to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from Urunga Station to Taree Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
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
Train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Taree Station, Coach Bay to Customs House, Set Down
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
tp.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
New England Coaches
Website
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to University of New England
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
newenglandcoaches.com.au
Ryans Bus Service
Website
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Park Av At Little St to Saraton Theater, Prince St
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au

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