There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe by train, 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  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Strathfield Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$16 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av to Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1 55Cn

$14 - $22

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle to Lidcombe 99.1 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Sydney (SYD) NTL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Lidcombe Station

$96 - $200

What companies run services between Newcastle, NSW, Australia and Lidcombe, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Newcastle to Lidcombe hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Newcastle to Lidcombe every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 48 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Sydney
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Sydney
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Central Station to Lidcombe Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1 - $3
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av to Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newcastle to Lidcombe?

The distance between Newcastle and Lidcombe is 125 km. The road distance is 159 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe?

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 1 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe?

The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe is to drive which takes 1 h 50 min and costs $18 - $27.

Is there a direct train between Newcastle and Lidcombe?

No, there is no direct train from Newcastle to Lidcombe. However, there are services departing from Newcastle Interchange and arriving at Lidcombe Station via Strathfield Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe?

It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe, including transfers.