There are 6 ways to get from Forbes to Gosford by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde 572
  2. Take the train from Lithgow Station to Emu Plains Station
  3. Take the train from Emu Plains Station to Strathfield Station
  4. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Gosford Station

$37 - $56

5 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Parkes Station to Strathfield Station 446
  2. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Gosford Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$50 - $75

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Forbes to Gosford 257.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Parkes, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Parkes (PKE) to Sydney (SYD) PKE - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station

$126 - $245

Bus to Orange, fly, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
  2. Fly from Orange (OAG) to Sydney (SYD) OAG - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station

$180 - $329

Bus to Dubbo, fly, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Bay 1
  2. Fly from Dubbo (DBO) to Sydney (SYD) DBO - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station

$160 - $302

Questions & Answers

The distance between Forbes and Gosford is 309 km. The road distance is 412.7 km.

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The best way to get from Forbes to Gosford without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 26 min to get from Forbes to Gosford, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Parkes Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forbes to Gosford is 413 km. It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to drive from Forbes to Gosford.

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Regional Express offers flights from Parkes Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 244+ hotels available in Gosford. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forbes to Gosford.
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  • Distance: 193.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 26 min

What companies run services between Forbes, NSW, Australia and Gosford, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Forbes to Gosford via Parkes Station, Coach Bay, Parkes Station, and Strathfield Station in around 9 h 39 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Parkes to Sydney
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Flights from Orange to Sydney
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Lithgow Station to Emu Plains Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Emu Plains Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $9
Train from Strathfield Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$6 - $10
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Parkes Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from Central Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Bay 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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