Catching a train is the easiest way to get to Steamfest. NSW Trains will be running additional services on the Hunter Line over the Steamfest weekend placing you right in the heart of the event at the Maitland Station Precinct. Visit Transport NSW for the latest timetables and to plan your trip.
NSW Trains also provides daily services to Maitland from Sydney and regional NSW. A modern fleet offer a choice of economy or first class seating and a wide range of facilities including air conditioning, ergonomically designed seating and a buffet serving hot and cold meals, snacks and drinks. Seats from some destinations can only be booked a day prior. For further information, phone 132 232 or visit Transport NSW.
Passengers of Maitland Taxi Service are advised that altered traffic conditions will be in place from 6.00am – 6.00pm over the Steamfest weekend. Access to the Maitland Railway Station will be via Athel D’Ombrain Dr, which passengers should note could result in an increase in fare. It is recommended wherever possible that access to this area be minimised. The temporary taxi rank for the weekend will be located on the south side of Athel D’Ombrain Dr, just east of the Elgin St roundabout. To book a service with Maitland Taxis please contact them on 02 4933 7333.