There are 6 ways to get from Forster to Sydney by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  6h 1m

  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 Central Station Ccn

$52 - $84

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Bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Nabiac to Sydney PM11

$39 - $61

4 alternative options

Bus via Newcastle  •  6h 16m

  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 Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1 55Cn / ...

$46 - $64

Train  •  7h 24m

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

$48 - $86

Drive  •  3h 26m

  1. Drive from Forster to Sydney 306.1 km

$40 - $60

Bus, fly  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Port Macquarie Coach Stop, Gordon St
  2. Fly from Port Macquarie (PQQ) to Sydney (SYD) PQQ - SYD

$146 - $343

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The cheapest way to get from Forster to Sydney is to bus which costs $35 - $65 and takes 6h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Forster to Sydney is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 3h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forster to Sydney station. However, there are services departing from Forster Coach Stop, Little St and arriving at Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1 via Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 16m.

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The distance between Forster and Sydney is 224 km. The road distance is 306.1 km.

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The best way to get from Forster to Sydney without a car is to bus and train which takes 6h 1m and costs $50 - $85.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Forster to Sydney, including transfers.

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Forster to Sydney bus services, operated by Busways Great Lakes, depart from Forster Coach Stop, Little St station.

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The best way to get from Forster to Sydney is to bus via Newcastle which takes 6h 16m and costs $45 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $90 and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Port Macquarie Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Forster to Sydney bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1.

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Map of how to get from Forster to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 223.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 1m

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

You can take a bus from Forster to Sydney via Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd in around 6h 16m. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Taree Station to Central Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 5h 49m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Port Macquarie to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Port Macquarie to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Train from Taree Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$40 - $55
First Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Busways Great Lakes
Phone
1300 69 2929
Email
infoline@busways.com.au
Website
busways.com.au
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
busways.com.au
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Port Macquarie Coach Stop, Gordon St
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
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 Sydney
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Premier Motor Service

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Yes, the driving distance between Forster to Sydney is 306 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Forster to Sydney.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Port Macquarie Airport to Sydney Airport.

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