There are 4 ways to get from Sydney to Cessnock by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 44 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 Vincent St At Edward St 163

$15 - $21

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Bus, line 160 bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 100
  2. Take the line 160 bus from Maitland Rd Opp Old Maitland Rd to Vincent St At Edward St 160

$9 - $15

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Maitland Station 31 / ...

$20 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Cessnock 94.6 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Cessnock is to bus and line 160 bus which costs $13 - $21 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Cessnock is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney station to Cessnock. However, there are services departing from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 and arriving at Vincent St At Edward St via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St and Maitland Rd Opp Old Maitland Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Cessnock is 116 km. The road distance is 151.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Cessnock without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $20 - $29.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Sydney to Cessnock, including transfers.

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Sydney to Cessnock bus services, operated by Port Stephens Coaches, arrive at Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Cessnock is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs $27 - $45. Alternatively, you can bus and line 160 bus, which costs $13 - $21 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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Sydney to Cessnock bus services, operated by Rover Coaches, arrive at Vincent St At Edward St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Cessnock is 151 km. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Sydney to Cessnock.

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  • Distance: 72.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Cessnock, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Cessnock 4 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney to Cessnock via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St, Maitland Rd Before Old Maitland Rd, and Maitland Rd Opp Old Maitland Rd in around 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Morisset Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Central Station to Maitland Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$18 - $26
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Rover Coaches
Phone
(02) 4990 1699
Email
rover@rovercoaches.com.au
Website
rovercoaches.com.au
Bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Vincent St At Edward St
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
rovercoaches.com.au
Bus from Maitland Rd Opp Old Maitland Rd to Vincent St At Edward St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rovercoaches.com.au
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au

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