There are 6 ways to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly to Port Macquarie  •  4 h 28 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

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Train, bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Wollongong Station to Central Station South Coast Line
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Port Macquarie

$48 - $66

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Train, fly to Taree, bus  •  5 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 bus from Taree to Port Macquarie

$80 - $367

Train, fly to Coffs Harbour, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Wollongong Station to Wolli Creek Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) SYD - CFS
  3. Take the bus from Coffs Harbour to Port Macquarie

$86 - $238

Train  •  10 h 24 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 - $77

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Wollongong to Port Macquarie 287.4 miles

$40 - $60

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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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The best way to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Port Macquarie Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wollongong to Port Macquarie is 460 km. It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to drive from Wollongong to Port Macquarie.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Port Macquarie Airport.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Port Macquarie. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Wollongong to Port Macquarie.
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  • Distance: 238.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

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 24 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $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 Wollongong Station to Wolli Creek Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Wollongong Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Central Station to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Taree to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Coffs Harbour to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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