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

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Bus Port Stephens Coaches  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 100
  2. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St 150 / ...

$16 - $24

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Train, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Forster Coach Stop, Little St 150 / ...

$29 - $41

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Nabiac

$35 - $47

Train  •  7 h 7 min

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

$35 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Forster 190.1 miles

$27 - $40

Fly to Taree, line 310 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Taree (TRO) SYD - TRO
  2. Take the line 310 bus from Manning St After Albert St to Beach St At Head Lane

Fly to Newcastle, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Newcastle (NTL) SYD - NTL
  2. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Forster Coach Stop, Little St

$106 - $213

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney station 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.

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The distance between Sydney and Forster is 224 km. The road distance is 304.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Forster without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs .

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

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Sydney to Forster 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 Forster is to bus which takes 6 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Taree Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Sydney to Forster bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Forster Coach Stop, Little St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Forster is 304 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Sydney to Forster.

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FlyPelican offers flights from Sydney Airport to Taree Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Forster.
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  • Distance: 139.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

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 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 27 min.

Airlines
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Taree
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle via Taree
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Central Station to Taree Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Bus operators
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 - $6
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
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Forster Coach Stop, Little St
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Nabiac
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Eggins Comfort Coaches
Website
egginscomfortcoaches.com.au
Bus from Manning St After Albert St to Beach St At Head Lane
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
egginscomfortcoaches.com.au

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