Getting Here



From Sydney: 220 kilometres, 2.5 hours drive north from Sydney via the F3 Freeway.
From Newcastle: 50 kilometres, 45 minutes drive north from Newcastle. Click here for a useful PDF driving map.


Train & Bus

Trains are available to Newcastle Station. Trains from Sydney take approximately 2.5 hours. Buses connect with the trains for transfers to Port Stephens, taking approximately 1 hour. For timetable information visit


Port Stephens Coaches

A coach service departs Eddy Ave, Central Station Sydney daily at 2.00pm for Port Stephens. The coach departs Port Stephens for Sydney at 9.00am daily. For prices and bookings visit



Flights are available daily to Newcastle Airport, Williamtown (25 minutes drive to Port Stephens) from Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Coolangatta, NSW North Coast (Taree, Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour). For bookings visit or
Hire Cars: Available from Newcastle Airport and Nelson Bay.