There are 6 ways to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie by train, bus, night 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

Train  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Wollongong Station to Central Station South Coast Line
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Wauchope Station 31 / ...

$51 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus, train, night train  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Wollongong Central, Kiera St to Campbelltown Station, Stand B 887
  2. Take the train from Campbelltown Station to Central Station
  3. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 7 to Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St 100
  4. Take the bus from Raymond Terrace Coach Stop, Adelaide St to Taree Station, Coach Bay 150 / ...
  5. Take the night train from Taree Station to Wauchope Station 31

$36 - $58

4 alternative options

Train via Fassifern Station  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Wollongong Station to Central Station
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Fassifern Station
  3. Take the train from Fassifern Station to Wauchope Station 31 / ...

$53 - $82

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Wollongong to Port Macquarie 287.4 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly to Port Macquarie  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Wollongong Station to Wolli Creek Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) SYD - PQQ

$101 - $215

Train, fly to Taree, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Wollongong Station to Wolli Creek Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Taree (TRO) SYD - TRO
  3. Take the train from Taree Station to Wauchope Station
  4. Take the bus from Wauchope RSL, Young St to Hayward St After Horton St

$83 - $372

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie is to bus and train and night train which costs $45 - $80 and takes 13 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie is to train and fly which costs $130 - $300 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Wollongong and Port Macquarie is 382 km. The road distance is 459.8 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 46 min to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Wollongong to Port Macquarie via Central Station, Wauchope Station, and Wauchope RSL, Young St in around 10 h 46 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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 Wollongong Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
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 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 Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Campbelltown Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Night train from Taree Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Wollongong Station to Wolli Creek Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$9 - $15
Bus operators
Busabout
Website
busabout.com.au
Bus from Wollongong Central, Kiera St to Campbelltown Station, Stand B
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
131500.com.au
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
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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