TRAVEL ALERT PRIOR TO VISITING

Getting Here

Port Stephens is easily accessible by air, land and even sea! Our transport suppliers can work with you to ensure that your delegate journey to Port Stephens is safe, reliable and affordable.

ROAD
Port Stephens is approximately 2.5-hour drive north from Sydney.
Approximate distances to Nelson Bay, Port Stephens:
Sydney via M1; 207km
Newcastle via Nelson Bay Road B63; 60km
Hunter Valley via Nelson Bay Road B63; 104km
Port Macquarie via Pacific Highway A1; 250km
Brisbane via Pacific Highway A1; 778km


AIR
Just a 25-minute drive from Port Stephens is Newcastle Airport. The airport has direct flights within Australia to and from Brisbane, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Canberra, Sydney, Ballina (Byron Bay), Dubbo and Taree.
Virgin Australia operate seasonal flights (Nov-Feb) from Auckland to Newcastle.
More information: www.newcastleairport.com.au or +61 2 4928 9800


COACH
Port Stephens Coaches depart daily from Sydney via Chatswood, Pymble and Hornsby to Port Stephens (including Raymond Terrace, Soldiers Point, Salamander Bay, Nelson Bay, Shoal Bay and Fingal Bay).
More information: www.pscoaches.com.au or +61 2 4982 2940


RAIL
NSW Rail provides services in and out of Newcastle from all over New South Wales where you can connect with a bus service to Port Stephens. More information: www.transportnsw.info or 131 500


TRANSFERS
Newcastle Airport Information Services, located in the arrivals hall, is your one-stop-shop for transfers. Book a door to door transfer to meet any flight in or out of Newcastle or Sydney Airport.
More information: click here for the transport guide.


HIRE CARS
All major hire car companies are based at Newcastle Airport. More information: click here to search, compare and book.