There are 10 ways to get from Sydney to Nambucca Heads by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Nambucca Heads Station 33 / ...

$61 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 28 min

  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 Taree Station, Coach Bay 150 / ...
  3. Take the train from Taree Station to Nambucca Heads Station 33 / ...

$44 - $63

8 alternative options

Train via Bowra St - No.1-3  •  9 h 59 min

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

$58 - $84

Train via Fassifern Station  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Fassifern Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line
  2. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Urunga Station 31 / ...

$56 - $88

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Nambucca Heads 302.3 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Coffs Harbour, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) SYD - CFS
  2. Take the bus from Toormina Shopping Centre to Bowra St - No.6

$59 - $203

Fly to Port Macquarie, bus, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) SYD - PQQ
  2. Take the bus from Port Macquarie Airport to Belgrave St At John St
  3. Take the train from Kempsey Station to Nambucca Heads Station

$108 - $227

Fly to Grafton, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Grafton (GFN) SYD - GFN
  2. Take the train from Grafton Station to Urunga Station

$190 - $253

Fly to Armidale, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Armidale (ARM) SYD - ARM
  2. Take the bus from University of New England to Urunga

$167 - $367

Fly to Taree, train  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Taree (TRO) SYD - TRO
  2. Take the train from Taree Station to Urunga Station

$88 - $378

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Nambucca Heads is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Nambucca Heads is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Sydney and Nambucca Heads is 395 km. The road distance is 483.7 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 32 min to get from Sydney to Nambucca Heads, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Nambucca Heads, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Nambucca Heads twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 8 h 28 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Sydney to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
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
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Nambucca Heads Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Central Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Taree Station to Nambucca Heads Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$17 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $35
Train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$13 - $20
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Fassifern Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Kempsey Station to Nambucca Heads Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Grafton Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Taree Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
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 - $7
Schedules at
pscoaches.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Toormina Shopping Centre to Bowra St - No.6
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Port Macquarie Airport to Belgrave St At John St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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