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There are 7 ways to get from Forbes to Gosford by bus, train, 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.

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Bus, train via Orange Station, Coach Bay 1  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1 520 / ...
  2. Take the train from Orange Station to Strathfield Station 428 / ...
  3. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Gosford Station

$45 - $71

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Bus, train  •  9h 23m

  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

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Train  •  9h 38m

  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  •  5h 17m

  1. Drive from Forbes to Gosford 257.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Parkes, train  •  4h 29m

  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  •  6h 7m

  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  •  5h 59m

  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

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The cheapest way to get from Forbes to Gosford is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 5h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Forbes to Gosford is to fly and train which costs $170 - $350 and takes 4h 29m.

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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 9h 13m and costs $60 - $100.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m 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 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forbes to Gosford is 413 km. It takes approximately 5h 17m 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 296+ hotels available in Gosford. Prices start at $88 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: 9h 13m

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 9h 38m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Parkes to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Flights from Orange to Sydney
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Dubbo to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Orange Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$28 - $45
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Strathfield Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$6 - $10
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Lithgow Station to Emu Plains Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Emu Plains Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$4 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $9
Train from Parkes Station to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from Central Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Lithgow Station, Railway Pde
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Forbes Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Bay 1
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
Transport NSW

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