There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Forster by bus, train, car or plane

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

You can take a bus from Sydney to Forster via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St in around 6 h. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Forster 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 27 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle
Avg. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle
Avg. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$16 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Central Station to Taree Station
Avg. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Port Stephens Coaches
Website
pscoaches.com.au
Bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Avg. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Broadmeadow Station, Graham Rd to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Bulahdelah Coach Stop, Booloombayt St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Bulahdelah
Avg. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$23 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50
Bus from Port Macquarie to Taree
Avg. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$7 - $10
Flexifare
$14 - $21

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sydney to Forster?

The distance between Sydney and Forster is 224 km. The road distance is 304 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sydney to Forster?

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Forster is to bus which costs $28 and takes 6 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Sydney to Forster?

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Forster is to drive which takes 3 h 25 min and costs $40.

Is there a direct bus between Sydney and Forster?

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Forster. However, there are services departing from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 and arriving at Forster Coach Stop, Little St via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

How long does it take to get from Sydney to Forster?

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Sydney to Forster, including transfers.