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

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Bus, train  •  5h 46m

  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

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Bus via Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd 150 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to George St Opp Hornsby Station 56Cn / ...

$24 - $35

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Bus Premier Motor Service  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Nabiac to Hornsby

$32 - $44

Train  •  6h 52m

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

$34 - $50

Drive  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from Forster to Hornsby 177.7 miles

$25 - $40

Line 150 bus to Taree, fly, train  •  3h 56m

  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 - $253

Bus to Newcastle, fly  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Sydney (SYD) NTL - SYD

$112 - $221

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The cheapest way to get from Forster to Hornsby is to bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Forster to Hornsby is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forster to Hornsby. However, there are services departing from Beach St At Head Lane and arriving at Hornsby via Nabiac. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h.

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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 and train which takes 5h 46m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5h 46m to get from Forster to Hornsby, including transfers.

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Forster to Hornsby bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Nabiac station.

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The best way to get from Forster to Hornsby is to bus which takes 6h and costs $45 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $75 and takes 6h 52m.

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

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Forster to Hornsby bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Hornsby station.

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Map of how to get from Forster to Hornsby.
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  • Distance: 134.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 46m

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

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Forster to Hornsby once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 4h 35m. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Forster to Hornsby twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 5h 12m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Sydney
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Taree to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Taree Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to George St Opp Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Nabiac to Hornsby
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Premier Motor Service

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

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FlyPelican offers flights from Taree Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 1873+ hotels available in Hornsby. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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