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

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Bus to Port Macquarie, fly  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Belgrave St After Stuart St to Port Macquarie Airport
  2. Fly from Port Macquarie (PQQ) to Sydney (SYD) PQQ - SYD

$97 - $209

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Train  •  7 h 38 min

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

$45 - $70

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Bus to Coffs Harbour, fly  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Kempsey to Coffs Harbour
  2. Fly from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Sydney (SYD) CFS - SYD

$75 - $222

Train to Taree, fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Kempsey Station to Taree Station
  2. Fly from Taree (TRO) to Sydney (SYD) TRO - SYD

$65 - $261

Bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kempsey to Sydney

$45 - $65

Train via Fassifern Station  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kempsey Station to Fassifern Station 36 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Central Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$48 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Kempsey to Sydney 263.5 miles

$35 - $55

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kempsey and arriving at Sydney. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kempsey Station station and arriving at Central Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 38 min.

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The distance between Kempsey and Sydney is 346 km. The road distance is 421.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kempsey to Sydney without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Kempsey to Sydney, including transfers.

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Kempsey to Sydney bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Kempsey station.

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Kempsey to Sydney train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Kempsey Station.

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The best way to get from Kempsey to Sydney is to bus which takes 7 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 38 min.

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

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Kempsey to Sydney bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Sydney station.

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Map of how to get from Kempsey to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 216 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

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

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Kempsey to Sydney once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Kempsey to Sydney twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 7 h 38 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Port Macquarie to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Port Macquarie to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Taree to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Coffs Harbour to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Kempsey Station to Taree Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $23
Train from Kempsey Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $70
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Kempsey Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Fassifern Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $19
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Belgrave St After Stuart St to Port Macquarie Airport
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Kempsey to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Kempsey to Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Kempsey to Sydney train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kempsey to Sydney is 422 km. It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to drive from Kempsey to Sydney.

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

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