There are 9 ways to get from Newcastle to Toowoomba by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly Newcastle to Brisbane, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Brisbane (BNE) NTL - BNE
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba

$67 - $243

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Train to Sydney, fly to Toowoomba  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Toowoomba (WTB) SYD - WTB

$159 - $407

Fly Newcastle to Toowoomba  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Toowoomba (WTB) NTL - WTB

$233 - $436

Fly Newcastle to Gold Coast, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Gold Coast (OOL) NTL - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba

$88 - $313

Train to Sydney, fly to Brisbane, bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE) SYD - BNE
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba

$93 - $284

Train, bus  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Broadmeadow Station to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba Gx706 / ...

$88 - $136

Night bus, bus  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the night bus from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av to Scone Station, Coach Stop 5Hu
  2. Take the bus from Scone Station, Coach Stop to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 351 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tamworth to Toowoomba

$108 - $118

Bus  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba Gx706 / ...

$79 - $141

Drive  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle to Toowoomba 487.5 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Toowoomba is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 9 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Toowoomba is to fly and bus which costs $90 - $340 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle to Toowoomba. However, there are services departing from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av and arriving at Toowoomba via Scone Station, Coach Stop and Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 51 min.

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The distance between Newcastle and Toowoomba is 597 km. The road distance is 780 km.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Toowoomba without a car is to train and bus which takes 14 h 29 min and costs $120 - $190.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Newcastle to Toowoomba, including transfers.

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Newcastle to Toowoomba bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Toowoomba is to fly which takes 6 h 33 min and costs $320 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $200 and takes 16 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Brisbane Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Newcastle to Toowoomba bus services, operated by Crisps Coaches, arrive at Toowoomba station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle to Toowoomba.
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  • Distance: 373.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Newcastle, NSW, Australia and Toowoomba, QLD, Australia?

Jetstar, Airnorth and four other airlines fly from Newcastle to Toowoomba every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Brisbane Roma Street and Brisbane in around 16 h 35 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Sydney to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Brisbane, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Brisbane, Cairns
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Newcastle to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Airnorth
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Newcastle to Toowoomba via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
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
$15 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Broadmeadow Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $160
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 Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $25
Bus from Newcastle to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$65 - $100
Flexifare
$85 - $120
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Night bus from Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Av to Scone Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Scone Station, Coach Stop to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Tamworth to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$84
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Newcastle to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle to Toowoomba is 780 km. It takes approximately 9 h 26 min to drive from Newcastle to Toowoomba.

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Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Brisbane Airport.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Toowoomba. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Newcastle Airport is to line 136 bus which takes 27 min and costs $3 - $5.

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