There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Smiths Lake by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. 100
  2. 150 / ...

$16 - $22

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Central Coast and Newcastle Line / ...
  2. 150 / ...

$28 - $41

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. 172.2 miles

$24 - $40

Fly to Taree, bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. SYD - TRO

$72 - $355

Fly to Newcastle, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. SYD - NTL

$105 - $212

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Smiths Lake, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Sydney to Smiths Lake via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St in around 5 h 25 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
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $330
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 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
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 Smiths Lake Turnoff Coach Stop, The Lakes Way
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Smiths Lake Turnoff Coach Stop, The Lakes Way
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Taree Station, Coach Bay to Smiths Lake Turnoff Coach Stop, The Lakes Way
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Smiths Lake is 204 km. The road distance is 276 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Smiths Lake is to bus which costs $20 - $30 and takes 5 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Smiths Lake is to drive which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $30 - $50.

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Smiths Lake. However, there are services departing from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 and arriving at Smiths Lake Turnoff Coach Stop, The Lakes Way via Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Sydney to Smiths Lake, including transfers.