There are 7 ways to get from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour by train, bus, night 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  •  7 h 34 min

  1. 31 / ...

$68 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. 150 / ...
  2. 35 / ...

$41 - $60

5 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  11 h 43 min

  1. 5Hu
  2. 355

$80 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. 244.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Sydney, fly to Coffs Harbour  •  6 h 20 min

  1. SYD - CFS

$71 - $220

Fly Newcastle to Coffs Harbour  •  5 h 48 min

  1. NTL - CFS

$89 - $357

Train to Sydney, fly to Grafton, bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. SYD - GFN

$203 - $270

What companies run services between Newcastle, NSW, Australia and Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h 4 min. Alternatively, Virgin Australia, Regional Express and five other airlines fly from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour every 2 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $350
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Taree Station to Urunga Station, Platfrom 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$19 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $40
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$16 - $23
1st Class
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Customs House, Set Down to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Night bus from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av to Muswellbrook Station, Market St
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ryans Bus Service
Website
ryansbusservice.com.au
Bus from Pacific Hwy And Hunter St to Park Av At Little St
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ryansbusservice.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newcastle and Coffs Harbour is 319 km. The road distance is 391 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour is to drive which takes 4 h 22 min and costs $45 - $70.

No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour. However, there are services departing from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av and arriving at Coffs Harbour via Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop and Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Newcastle to Coffs Harbour, including transfers.