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Central West NSW
Information on How to get to Parkes and Transport services available in and around Parkes. Rail services, Airline services, Taxis, Coaches and Hire Cars.
PARKES AMBASSADOR TAXIS Dalton Street, PARKES Ph. (02) 6862 2222
Avis (Harvey World) (02) 6862 2466
Budget (02) 6863 4344
Mini Bus (02) 6863 1158
Thrifty (BP) (02) 6862 4899
Hertz (Caltex) (02) 6862 4122
WESTERN ROAD LINERS Danilenko Street, PARKES Ph. (02) 6862 1022
Because of its strategic location on the North - South highway and the East - West Rail line, Parkes is literally the crossroad of the nation.
If you are travelling from the North or the South - The Newell Highway between Melbourne and Brisbane will get you to Parkes and from the East and West there are several direct routes.
TRAVELLING BY ROAD - SOME LOCATION DISTANCES TO PARKES:
Sydney 365 km : Brisbane 995 km : Perth 3813 km : Wollongong 403 km : Melbourne 721 km :
Adelaide 1067 km : Canberra 306 km : Newcastle 496
TRAVELLING BY RAIL:
Daily coach and rail passenger services are operated by Country Link between Parkes and Sydney and return. Services are also available to Canberra.
Bookings can be made through Country Link Reservations on 13 22 32
or Parkes Railway Station - Phone (02) 6862 5697
TRAVELLING BY AIR:
Parkes has a regional airport with daily flights between Parkes and Sydney via Regional Express Airlines (REX).
Parkes Airport is 5 km east of Parkes off the Orange Road.
Parkes NSW one of 18 regions in the HIGHWAY WEST, family of Town web sites.
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