There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle by train, bus, car, plane, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 49 min

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

$28 - $35

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Shuttle  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to University of Newcastle

$11 - $85

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd 55Cn / ...

$26 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle 103.6 miles

$14 - $22

Fly, train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Newcastle (NTL) SYD - NTL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Warabrook Station

$86 - $183

Towncar  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to University of Newcastle 103.6 miles

$280 - $390

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) station to University of Newcastle station. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Warabrook Station via Central Station and Hamilton Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and University of Newcastle is 126 km. The road distance is 165.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle without a car is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle, including transfers.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 33 min.

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

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Hamilton Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle is 166 km. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle.

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

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle.
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  • Distance: 78.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to University of Newcastle hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle via Taree
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
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 Newcastle Interchange to Warabrook Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to University of Newcastle
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Sydney Airport to University of Newcastle
Estimated price
$280 - $390

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