There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

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

$16 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle to Hornsby
  2. Take the bus from Hornsby Station, Stand F to Parramatta Station, Stand B3 M60

$20 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle to Lidcombe 99.1 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, train  •  2 h 54 min

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

$96 - $199

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Newcastle and Lidcombe is 125 km. The road distance is 158.5 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle to Lidcombe station. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Lidcombe Station, Church St, Stand A via Hornsby Station, Stand F and Parramatta Station, Stand A2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle to Lidcombe station. 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.

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There are 1791+ hotels available in Lidcombe. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Newcastle to Lidcombe bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Brisbane station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle to Lidcombe.
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  • Distance: 77.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Newcastle to Lidcombe hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle to Lidcombe via Hornsby, Hornsby Station, Stand F, Parramatta Station, Stand B3, and Parramatta Station, Stand A2 in around 4 h 3 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 via Taree
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
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
$14 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$14 - $21
1st Class
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Newcastle to Hornsby
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Hillsbus
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Bus from Hornsby Station, Stand F to Parramatta Station, Stand B3
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au

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