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There are 4 ways to get from Manly Beach to Newcastle by ferry, train, bus or car

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Ferry, train  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$21 - $32

Cheapest option

Line 144 bus, bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the line 144 bus from Sydney Rd Opp Ivanhoe Park to Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H 143 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Av Opp Katherine St to Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av 55Cn / ...

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Line 136 bus, bus  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the line 136 bus from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C to Chatswood Station, Stand D 136 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chatswood to Newcastle

$20 - $27

Drive  •  1h 56m

  1. Drive from Manly Beach to Newcastle 102.7 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Manly Beach to Newcastle is to line 144 bus and bus which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Manly Beach to Newcastle is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 1h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manly Beach to Newcastle. However, there are services departing from Sydney Rd Opp Ivanhoe Park and arriving at Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av via Victoria Av Opp Katherine St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Manly Beach and Newcastle is 107 km. The road distance is 164.3 km.

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The best way to get from Manly Beach to Newcastle without a car is to ferry and train which takes 3h 30m and costs $29 - $45.

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It takes approximately 3h 30m to get from Manly Beach to Newcastle, including transfers.

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Manly Beach to Newcastle bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Sydney Rd Opp Ivanhoe Park station.

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Manly Beach to Newcastle bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly Beach to Newcastle is 164 km. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Manly Beach to Newcastle.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Newcastle. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manly Beach to Newcastle.
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  • Distance: 66.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 30m

What companies run services between Manly Beach, NSW, Australia and Newcastle, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Manly Beach to Newcastle via Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H and Victoria Av Opp Katherine St in around 3h 41m.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Sydney Rd Opp Ivanhoe Park to Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Victoria Av Opp Katherine St to Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C to Chatswood Station, Stand D
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Chatswood to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
Premier Motor Service
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Phone
02 9583 1199
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Manly Fast Ferry

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