There are 2 ways to get from Newcastle to Nowra by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Kiama Station South Coast Line

$31 - $51

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle to Nowra 194.3 miles

$27 - $40

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

You can take a train from Newcastle to Nowra via Central Station, Kiama Station, Bomaderry Station, and Bomaderry Station, Meroo St in around 7 h 26 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
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
Train from Central Station to Kiama Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $23

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newcastle and Nowra is 243 km. The road distance is 311 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Nowra is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Nowra is to drive which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $35 - $55.

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Newcastle to Nowra, including transfers.