There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Port Macquarie 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 22 min

  1. 31 / ...

$48 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 35 min

  1. 100
  2. 150 / ...
  3. 31 / ...

$31 - $45

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. 240.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Port Macquarie  •  3 h 51 min

  1. SYD - PQQ

$94 - $205

Fly to Taree, train, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. SYD - TRO

$77 - $363

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Port Macquarie is 314 km. The road distance is 384 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Port Macquarie is to bus and train which costs $40 - $60 and takes 10 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Port Macquarie is to fly which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $120 - $280.

It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Sydney to Port Macquarie, including transfers.

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney to Port Macquarie 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 6 h 32 min. Alternatively, Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Sydney to Port Macquarie 5 times a day.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
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
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. 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 Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Taree Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
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 Wauchope RSL, Young St to Hayward St After Horton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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