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

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Bus, train  •  6 h 21 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 Central Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line / ...

$28 - $42

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Tarean Rd After Bundabah St 150 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karuah to Sydney Gx421 / ...

$28 - $55

5 alternative options

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Nabiac to Sydney

$33 - $49

Train  •  7 h 29 min

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

$34 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Forster to Sydney 191.3 miles

$27 - $40

Line 150 bus to Taree, fly  •  3 h 2 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

$57 - $249

Bus to Newcastle, fly  •  6 h 20 min

  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

$109 - $217

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The cheapest way to get from Forster to Sydney is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forster to Sydney is to line 150 bus and fly which costs $80 - $360 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forster to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Forster Coach Stop, Little St and arriving at Sydney via Karuah. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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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 6 h 21 min and costs $35 - $60.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Forster to Sydney, including transfers.

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Forster to Sydney 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 Sydney is to bus which takes 6 h 25 min and costs $35 - $80. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $80 and takes 7 h 29 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 Sydney bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Sydney station.

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Map of how to get from Forster to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 139.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

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

You can take a bus from Forster to Sydney via Tarean Rd After Bundabah St and Karuah in around 6 h 25 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Forster to Sydney twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 49 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 Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$14 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Taree Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
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
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Forster Coach Stop, Little St to Tarean Rd After Bundabah St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Karuah to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$17 - $25
Flexifare
$26 - $40
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Karuah to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Nabiac to Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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

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FlyPelican offers flights from Taree Airport to Sydney Airport.

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