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There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle to Taronga Park by train, ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train, ferry  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 4 to Taronga Zoo Wharf F2 Taronga Zoo / ...

$20 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle to Sydney Gx421 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Central Station, Eddy Av, Stand B to Taronga Zoo, Bradleys Head Rd M30

$15 - $33

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle to Taronga Park 100.8 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, train, ferry  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Sydney (SYD) NTL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Circular Quay Station
  3. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 4 to Taronga Zoo Wharf

$99 - $205

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Taronga Park is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Taronga Park is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle to Taronga Park. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Taronga Zoo, Bradleys Head Rd via Central Station, Eddy Av, Stand B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Newcastle and Taronga Park is 113 km. The road distance is 161.3 km.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Taronga Park without a car is to train and ferry which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $28 - $45.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Newcastle to Taronga Park, including transfers.

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Newcastle to Taronga Park bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Newcastle station.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Newcastle to Taronga Park bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Taronga Zoo, Bradleys Head Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle to Taronga Park is 161 km. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Newcastle to Taronga Park.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle to Taronga Park.
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  • Distance: 70.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

What companies run services between Newcastle, NSW, Australia and Taronga Park, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Newcastle to Taronga Park via Sydney, Central Station, Eddy Av, Stand B, and Taronga Zoo, Bradleys Head Rd in around 3 h 27 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 Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Newcastle to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$13 - $19
Flexifare
$21 - $29
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Newcastle to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Eddy Av, Stand B to Taronga Zoo, Bradleys Head Rd
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ferry operators
Sydney Ferries
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 4 to Taronga Zoo Wharf
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
transportnsw.info
Captain Cook Cruises
Phone
+61 2 9206 1111
Email
sydney@captaincook.com.au
Website
captaincook.com.au
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 6 to Taronga Zoo Wharf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
captaincook.com.au

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FlyPelican and Regional Express offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 2134+ hotels available in Taronga Park. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Newcastle Airport is to bus which takes 28 min and costs $3 - $5.

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