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There are 4 ways to get from Sydney to Tea Gardens by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Karuah Pm12

$37 - $54

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station Ccn / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Tea Gardens Coach Stop, Myall St 150

$22 - $44

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Sydney to Tea Gardens 215 km

$24 - $35

Fly, taxi  •  4h 15m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Newcastle (NTL) SYD - NTL
  2. Take a taxi from 68 Sandy Point Rd to Tea Gardens

$301 - $513

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tea Gardens is 1800 020 080.

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Tea Gardens is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Tea Gardens is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 2h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney to Tea Gardens. However, there are services departing from Sydney and arriving at Tea Gardens Coach Stop, Myall St via Karuah Coach Stop, Tarean Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 10m.

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The distance between Sydney and Tea Gardens is 160 km. The road distance is 215 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Tea Gardens without a car is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Sydney to Tea Gardens, including transfers.

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Sydney to Tea Gardens bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Sydney station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Sydney to Tea Gardens bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Karuah station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney to Tea Gardens is 215 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Sydney to Tea Gardens.

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  • Distance: 160.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Tea Gardens, NSW, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Sydney to Karuah once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3h 40m.

Airlines
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Opal card
$9 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$11 - $15
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Karuah
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Premier Motor Service
Busways Great Lakes
Phone
1300 69 2929
Email
infoline@busways.com.au
Website
busways.com.au
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Tea Gardens Coach Stop, Myall St
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
busways.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from 68 Sandy Point Rd to Tea Gardens
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Nelson Bay Taxis
Phone
+61 2 4984 6699
Website
nelsonbaytaxis.com.au

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FlyPelican offers flights from Sydney Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 738+ hotels available in Tea Gardens. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18.

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