There are 8 ways to get from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Epping Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the bus from Parramatta to Wagga Wagga Fe21

$50 - $73

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Train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Wagga Wagga 621 / ...

$51 - $162

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Wagga Wagga Fe21

$54 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga 371.8 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Newcastle to Wagga Wagga  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Wagga Wagga (WGA) NTL - WGA

$115 - $408

Train to Sydney, fly to Wagga Wagga  •  6 h 42 min

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

$141 - $279

Train to Sydney, fly to Albury, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Albury (ABX) SYD - ABX
  3. Take the train from Albury to Wagga Wagga

$126 - $398

Train to Sydney, fly to Narrandera, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Narrandera (NRA) SYD - NRA
  3. Take the bus from Narrandera Station, Coach Bay to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay

$182 - $406

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga is to train and bus which costs $65 - $100 and takes 9 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga is to fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Wagga Wagga via Sydney. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga. However, there are services departing from Newcastle Interchange and arriving at Wagga Wagga via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 42 min.

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The distance between Newcastle and Wagga Wagga is 475 km. The road distance is 594.9 km.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 14 min and costs $65 - $100.

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It takes approximately 9 h 14 min to get from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga, including transfers.

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

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Newcastle to Wagga Wagga train services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Newcastle Interchange station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga is to train which takes 9 h 42 min and costs $65 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $110 and takes 10 h 5 min, you could also fly, which costs $150 - $600 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga.
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  • Distance: 297 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 14 min

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

You can take a train from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga via Central Station in around 9 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga via Sydney in around 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Sydney to Narrandera
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Epping Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $20
1st Class
$18 - $27
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
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $50
First
$50 - $70
Sleeper
$110 - $140
Train from Albury to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $100
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$17 - $23
First
$25 - $35
Sleeper
$85 - $100
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Parramatta to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Newcastle to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Narrandera Station, Coach Bay to Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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There is no direct flight from Newcastle Airport to Wagga Wagga Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Newcastle to Wagga Wagga bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Wagga Wagga station.

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Newcastle to Wagga Wagga train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Wagga Wagga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle to Wagga Wagga is 595 km. It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to drive from Newcastle to Wagga Wagga.

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Jetstar, Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Wagga Wagga Airport.

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There are 60+ hotels available in Wagga Wagga. Prices start at $72 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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