How to Reach Newcastle - The Easiest Way to Reach Newcastle

How to get in and get around Newcastle 

Like most cities New Castle has an extended system for public transport. Although the car is still the most used form of transportation, buses run regularly and because of the New Castle Alliance's free City Buses programme, all use of the State Transit-operated bus services are free of charge.

If you are flying, the Airport is located only 15km north of New Castle city centre and CityRail has Railway systems in place although most of the population does not have easy access to trains.

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Modes of Transportation in Newcastle

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Newcastle. The most preferred mode of transport in Newcastle is Car.

Average distance: 13.1 km Average time: 24 min

  • Car 50%
    Driving 25 min Overall average time for 20.8 kms 25 min
  • Walking 20%
    Walking 16 min Driving 2.5 min Overall average time for 3.5 kms 18.5 min
  • Bike 20%
    Bike 26.5 min Overall average time for 7.75 kms 26.5 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 10%
    Bus 15 min Walking 8 min Waiting 2 min Overall average time for 4.5 kms 25 min

How to Reach Newcastle from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Waratah to Newcastle 6.34 km 6 mins
Wahroonga to Newcastle 106.56 km 1 hour 46 mins
Bondi to Newcastle 109.54 km 1 hour 49 mins
Pyrmont to Newcastle 112.67 km 1 hour 52 mins
Leichhardt to Newcastle 116.28 km 1 hour 56 mins
Kellyville to Newcastle 119.61 km 1 hour 59 mins
Homebush to Newcastle 119.84 km 1 hour 59 mins
Earlwood to Newcastle 121.07 km 2 hours 1 mins
Sydney to Newcastle 123.24 km 2 hours 3 mins
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