How to travel from Beechworth to Newcastle, Australia

The distance between Beechworth and Newcastle is around 674km (419 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take the bus and then fly which takes around 3h 25m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Beechworth to Newcastle by bus, plane, train and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Bus and Plane

Take the bus to Albury then fly from Albury (ABX) to Newcastle (NTL).

  • Duration3h 25m
  • Flight time1h 55m
  • Typical cost
    A$220($150)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Bus

Take the bus to Albury then Sydney and then to Newcastle.

  • Duration11h 10m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$150($100)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Drive

Drive to Newcastle.

  • Duration7h 50m
  • Distance733km (455 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Beechworth and Newcastle

There are several options for getting from Beechworth to Newcastle by bus, plane, train and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around A$150 ($100) and will take around 11h 10m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take the bus and then fly and arrive in approximately 3h 25m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$220 ($150).

The distance between Beechworth and Newcastle is around 674km (419 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 603km (374 miles)

It takes around 5h 35m to get from Beechworth and Newcastle by bus, plane and train. If you are travelling by car it will take around 7h 50m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Beechworth to Newcastle is to take the bus and then fly which takes around 3h 25m and will set you back approx A$220 ($150).

The cheapest way to travel between Beechworth and Newcastle, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around A$150 ($100) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Beechworth and Newcastle. We recommend that you take the bus to Albury then fly from Albury (ABX) to Newcastle (NTL). instead which will take 3h 25m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Beechworth and Newcastle. It typically takes around 11h 10m and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Beechworth to Newcastle. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Albury and Sydney. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 11h 10m.

PTV Regional Transit, Greyhound Australia and Firefly Express run regular bus services between Beechworth and Newcastle. Buses run once daily and take around 11h 10m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Beechworth to Newcastle. We recommend that you take the bus to Albury then fly from Albury (ABX) to Sydney (SYD) then take the train to Newcastle Interchange. instead which will take 5h 35m.

The closest major airport to Newcastle is Newcastle Airport (NTL) (NTL) which is approximately 14km (9 miles) from Newcastle. Sydney Airport (SYD) (SYD) and Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) (PQQ) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Beechworth and Newcastle. The distance is around 733km (455 miles) by road and it will take around 7h 50m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Beechworth to Newcastle is to take the bus, then fly and then take the train which takes, on average, 5h 35m and will usually cost around A$190 ($125).

How do I get from Beechworth to Newcastle

Compare travel optionsbetween Beechworth and Newcastle

Transport options from Beechworth to Newcastle
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus and Plane + 2 similar
3h 25m
A$220($150)
twice daily674km (419 miles)
Train and Plane5h 20m
A$180($120)
every 20 mins1,116km (694 miles)
Bus, Plane and Train5h 35m
A$190($125)
twice daily689km (428 miles)
Bus
11h 10m
A$150($100)
once daily841km (523 miles)
Drive
7h 50m
A$100($66)
on demand733km (455 miles)

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Airports near Newcastle

The following major airports near Newcastle offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

NTL
Newcastle Airport (NTL)
Domestic Airport
Distance
14km (9 miles) from Newcastle
SYD
Sydney Airport (SYD)
International Airport
Distance
126km (78 miles) from Newcastle
PQQ
Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
195km (121 miles) from Newcastle