There are 8 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Morisset Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Maitland Rd Before David St 163

$51 - $64

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Rothbury

$11 - $85

6 alternative options

Train, bus via Cessnock Correctional Centre, Lindsay Av  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Morisset Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Cessnock Correctional Centre, Lindsay Av 163

$51 - $65

Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Hamilton Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Greta Station Hunter Line

$59 - $76

Bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Morisset Station, Stand A 56Cn / ...
  2. Take the bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Maitland Rd Before David St 163

$49 - $61

Train, line 179 bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Maitland Station 31 / ...
  2. Take the line 179 bus from Maitland Station, Railway St to Hanwood Estate, Wine Country Dr 179

$49 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury 108.5 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Rothbury 108.5 miles

$290 - $400

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Rothbury is 133 km. The road distance is 173.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 37 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury is 174 km. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury.
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  • Distance: 83.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and Rothbury, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury via Central Station, Hamilton Station, and Greta Station in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Rothbury via Central Station, Central Station, Chalmers St, Morisset Station, Stand A, Morisset Station, Stand C, and Maitland Rd Before David St in around 5 h 37 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Morisset Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$15 - $23
Train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
Train from Hamilton Station to Greta Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $9
Train from Central Station to Maitland Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$17 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Rover Coaches
Phone
(02) 4990 1699
Email
rover@rovercoaches.com.au
Website
rovercoaches.com.au
Bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Maitland Rd Before David St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rovercoaches.com.au
Bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Cessnock Correctional Centre, Lindsay Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
rovercoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Morisset Station, Stand A
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Hunter Valley Buses
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Bus from Maitland Station, Railway St to Hanwood Estate, Wine Country Dr
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Rothbury
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Rothbury
Estimated price
$290 - $400

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