There are 5 ways to get from Maitland to Armidale by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Maitland Station to Armidale Station 223

$45 - $65

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Maitland Station to Tamworth Station 223
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth to Armidale

$61 - $87

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Maitland to Armidale 226 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Newcastle  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Armidale (ARM) NTL - ARM

$199 - $724

Train to Sydney, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Maitland Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM

$148 - $340

What companies run services between Maitland, NSW, Australia and Armidale, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Maitland to Armidale once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, Regional Express, FlyPelican and two other airlines fly from Maitland to Armidale 4 times a day.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Newcastle to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Newcastle to Armidale via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Maitland Station to Armidale Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Maitland Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Maitland Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Maitland to Armidale?

The distance between Maitland and Armidale is 248 km. The road distance is 362 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Maitland to Armidale?

The cheapest way to get from Maitland to Armidale is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Maitland to Armidale?

The quickest way to get from Maitland to Armidale is to drive which takes 4 h 32 min and costs $40 - $65.

How long does it take to get from Maitland to Armidale?

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Maitland to Armidale, including transfers.