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Flights and Travel into Scone

By Air

If you are traveling from a long distance, the most convenient way to reach Scone is by air.

The nearest airport to Scone is Newcastle Airport (NTL), located approximately 191 kilometers southeast of Scone.

You can take a domestic flight to Newcastle Airport from major Australian cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, or Gold Coast.

Once you arrive at Newcastle Airport, you can hire a rental car or avail of other ground transportation options to travel to Scone.

By Train

Another option to reach Scone is by train.

The town is served by the New South Wales TrainLink service.

You can catch a train from Sydney Central Station, which operates daily services to Scone.

The journey takes approximately 4.5 to 5 hours.

On arrival in Scone, you can hire a taxi or use local transport options to reach your destination.

By Road

If you prefer a road trip, you can drive to Scone from major cities in New South Wales.

The distance from Sydney to Scone is around 275 kilometers via the Pacific Highway (M1) and New England Highway (A15).

The approximate driving time is about 3.5 to 4 hours, depending on traffic conditions.

You can also access Scone by following the New England Highway (A15) from Newcastle or Tamworth.

Local Transport

Once you reach Scone, you can use local transport options like taxis, private hire cars, or renting a car to explore the town and its surroundings.

It is recommended to check the availability and schedules of local transport services in advance.


Scone offers various accommodation options including hotels, motels, and bed and breakfasts.

You can find suitable accommodations based on your preferences and budget.

It is advisable to make prior reservations to ensure availability.


While in Scone, you can explore attractions like the Segenhoe Inn, Scone Race Club, Lake Glenbawn, and the Burning Mountain Nature Reserve.

Make sure to check opening hours and any necessary entry requirements before visiting.


Scone experiences a temperate climate. Summers are generally warm with an average temperature of 25-30°C, while winters are mild with temperatures ranging from 5-15°C.

It is recommended to check the current weather conditions before your trip and pack accordingly.


Information provided here is subject to change, and it is advised to verify the details with relevant authorities before planning your trip to Scone.

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