There are 3 ways to get from Maitland to Forster by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Maitland Station to Taree Station 31 / ...

$18 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St 150 / ...

$16 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Maitland to Forster 101.3 miles

$14 - $21

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Maitland to Forster 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Maitland to Forster 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Maitland Station to Taree Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$18 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Maitland to Forster?

The distance between Maitland and Forster is 109 km. The road distance is 162 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Maitland to Forster is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Maitland to Forster is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs $18 - $28.

Is there a direct bus between Maitland and Forster?

No, there is no direct bus from Maitland to Forster. However, there are services departing from Ken Tubman Dr Opp Napoleon Lane and arriving at Forster Coach Stop, Little St via Mitchell Dr Opp Stockland Green Hills and Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Maitland to Forster, including transfers.