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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. 31 / ...

$45 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. 100
  2. 150 / ...
  3. 31 / ...

$30 - $45

4 alternative options

Train via Fassifern Station  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. 31 / ...

$45 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. 227.4 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly to Port Macquarie  •  4 h 37 min

  1. SYD - PQQ

$98 - $211

Fly to Taree, train, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. SYD - TRO

$81 - $369

What companies run services between Hornsby, NSW, Australia and Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Hornsby to Port Macquarie 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Taree
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hornsby Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Hornsby Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $16
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Fassifern Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Taree Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Hornsby Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$3 - $5
1st Class
$4 - $7
Bus operators
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Hornsby Station, Stand D to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Wauchope RSL, Young St to Hayward St After Horton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hornsby and Port Macquarie is 304 km. The road distance is 364 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hornsby to Port Macquarie is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 3 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Hornsby to Port Macquarie is to drive which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $40 - $65.

It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Hornsby to Port Macquarie, including transfers.