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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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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

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Kempsey Station to Taree Station 34
  2. Take the bus from Taree Station, Coach Bay to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 150 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 9 100

$31 - $45

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Train to Taree, fly  •  4 h 10 min

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

$65 - $262

Train  •  7 h 38 min

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

$45 - $70

Train via Fassifern Station  •  8 h 19 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 - $71

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Kempsey to Sydney 263.5 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Kempsey to Sydney is to night train and bus which costs $40 - $65 and takes 9 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kempsey to Sydney is to bus and fly which costs $130 - $290 and takes 3 h.

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

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

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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 nearest airport to Sydney is Sydney (SYD) Airport which is 8.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Newcastle (NTL) (131.8 km), Orange (OAG) (200.2 km), Canberra (CBR) (244.6 km) and Dubbo (DBO) (306.5 km).

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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?

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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Port Macquarie to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
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
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 - $24
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
$65 - $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 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $20
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
Bus from Taree Station, Coach Bay to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 9
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au

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