There are 3 ways to get from Newcastle to Kempsey by bus, train or car
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Bus • 4 h 30 min
$30 - $45
2 alternative options
Train • 4 h 50 min
$30 - $45
Drive • 3 h 11 min
$25 - $40
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Kempsey is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 11 min.
The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Kempsey is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 11 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newcastle and arriving at Kempsey. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Broadmeadow Station station and arriving at Kempsey Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.
The distance between Newcastle and Kempsey is 229 km. The road distance is 281.2 km.
The best way to get from Newcastle to Kempsey without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $40 - $60.
The bus from Newcastle to Kempsey takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.
Newcastle to Kempsey bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Newcastle station.
Newcastle to Kempsey train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Broadmeadow Station.
The best way to get from Newcastle to Kempsey is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $40 - $60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 50 min.
What companies run services between Newcastle, NSW, Australia and Kempsey, NSW, Australia?
Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Newcastle to Kempsey once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Newcastle to Kempsey 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Kempsey Station
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 50 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $30 - $45
- Schedules at
- Transport NSW
- $30 - $45
- 1st Class
- $40 - $65
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More Questions & Answers
Newcastle to Kempsey bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Kempsey station.
Newcastle to Kempsey train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Kempsey Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle to Kempsey is 281 km. It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to drive from Newcastle to Kempsey.
There are 120+ hotels available in Kempsey. Prices start at $62 USD per night.