There are 7 ways to get from Forster to Hornsby by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 150 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Hornsby Station, Stand D 100

$17 - $23

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Bus, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd 150 / ...
  2. Take the train from Broadmeadow Station to Hornsby Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line / ...

$25 - $37

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Nabiac to Hornsby

$32 - $44

Train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Taree Station to Hornsby Station 36 / ...

$34 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Forster to Hornsby 177.7 miles

$25 - $40

Line 150 bus to Taree, fly, train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 150 bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
  2. Fly from Taree (TRO) to Sydney (SYD) TRO - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Hornsby Station

$60 - $254

Bus to Newcastle, fly  •  6 h 45 min

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

$110 - $218

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Forster to Hornsby station. However, there are services departing from Forster Coach Stop, Little St and arriving at Hornsby Station, Stand D via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Forster and Hornsby is 215 km. The road distance is 284.4 km.

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The best way to get from Forster to Hornsby without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Forster to Hornsby, including transfers.

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Forster to Hornsby bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Forster Coach Stop, Little St station.

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The best way to get from Forster to Hornsby is to bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Taree Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Forster to Hornsby bus services, operated by Port Stephens Coaches, arrive at Hornsby Station, Stand D.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forster to Hornsby is 284 km. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Forster to Hornsby.

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FlyPelican offers flights from Taree Airport to Sydney Airport.

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Map of how to get from Forster to Hornsby.
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  • Distance: 134.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Forster, NSW, Australia and Hornsby, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Forster to Hornsby via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St in around 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Forster to Hornsby twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 11 min.

Airlines
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Taree to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Flights from Newcastle to Sydney via Taree
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Sydney
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Taree Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $50
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Central Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$3 - $5
1st Class
$4 - $7
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Hornsby Station, Stand D
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Nabiac to Hornsby
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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