There are 3 ways to get from Newcastle to Port Macquarie by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle to Port Macquarie

$26 - $35

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Broadmeadow Station to Wauchope Station 31 / ...

$30 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle to Port Macquarie 153.3 miles

$21 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newcastle and arriving at Port Macquarie. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Newcastle and Port Macquarie is 198 km. The road distance is 245.3 km.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Port Macquarie without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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The bus from Newcastle to Port Macquarie takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Newcastle to Port Macquarie bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Port Macquarie is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 58 min.

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Newcastle to Port Macquarie bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Port Macquarie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle to Port Macquarie is 245 km. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Newcastle to Port Macquarie.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Port Macquarie. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle to Port Macquarie.
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  • Distance: 123.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Newcastle, NSW, Australia and Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Newcastle to Port Macquarie once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Newcastle to Port Macquarie 3 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Newcastle to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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