There are 5 ways to get from Manly Beach to Newcastle by ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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Ferry, train  •  3 h 32 min

  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

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Line 136 bus, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  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 Station, Victoria Av, Stand L to Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av 55Cn / ...

$14 - $20

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Line 136 bus, bus Premier Motor Service  •  4 h 51 min

  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  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Manly Beach to Newcastle 102.7 miles

$14 - $22

Ferry, fly  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Newcastle (NTL) SYD - NTL

$98 - $202

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manly Beach to Newcastle. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C and arriving at Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av via Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand L. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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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 3 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min 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 Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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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 1 h 56 min to drive from Manly Beach to Newcastle.

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FlyPelican and Regional Express offer flights from Sydney Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 198+ hotels available in Newcastle. Prices start at $70 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: 3 h 32 min

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, Stand D and Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand L in around 4 h 24 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle via Taree
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Newcastle Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C to Chatswood Station, Stand D
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand L to Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Chatswood to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
manlyfastferry.com.au

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