Location and Parking

Location Information


Phone number:
02 4944 4333
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WELCOME TO THE CHARLESTOWN SQUARE CAR PARK EXPERIENCE

As the largest shopping and entertainment destination in The Hunter Charlestown Square has multiple entrances and several car parks. Please note the operating hours of each of the car park located at the centre.

Here are our car parks and their opening times:
 
  • Orange Car Park - off Chapman Street, open 5am – 12pm. Please note that this car park entry closes at 7pm. 
  • Blue Car Park - off Pearson Street, open 24/7
  • Green Car Park - off Canberra and Frederick Street, open 24/7

We’ll be happy to help with any inquiries regarding your car park experience. Just press the assistance button located on the boom gate exit to contact one of our helpful staff.





 
How to get to Charlestown Square
Travelling by Car?
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It is our goal to make Charlestown Square easily accessible from any direction, which is why you can access the shopping centre via Ferris Street, Chapman Street, Pearson Street or Ridley Street. The Charlestown Square is approximately six kilometres south of Newcastle, adjacent to the Pacific Highway. Please see the map below for the best access points.

Travelling by Train?
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Charlestown Square is only a 15 minute taxi ride from the Broadmeadow train station, where you will find regular taxi services to the centre. 

Please note that train services may be limited on weekends and public holidays. For more information, please call the Transport Info line on 131 500 or visit City Rail
Travelling by Bus?
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Getting to Charlestown Square by bus is also quick and easy. Bus stops are located on Smart Street and Pearson Street, just a short walk from the Centre’s main entrance off Pearson Street.   

There are plenty of bus routes that will connect you to the Charlestown Square, including: 

Newcastle Buses 

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Weekdays - Kotara, New Lambton, Waratah, Mater Hospital, Mayfield Shops, Maryville, Marketown, Newcastle Station 

Saturdays - Kotara, New Lambton, Waratah, Mater Hospital, Mayfield Shops, Maryville, Marketown 
      
226 
7 days a week - Garden Suburb, John Hunter Hospital, Jesmond, University, Mater Hospital, Georgetown, Broadmeadow Station, Broadmeadow, Newcastle Museum, Newcastle Station 
      
310 
7 days a week - Merewether Heights, The Junction, Newcastle Station, Gateshead, Lake Macquarie Fair, Eleebana Heights, Valentine Shops, Belmont 
      
311 
Weekdays - Merewether Heights, The Junction, Newcastle Station, Gateshead, Lake Macquarie Fair, Eleebana Heights, Valentine Shops, Belmont 
      
317 
7 days a week - Garden Suburb, Kotara, New Lambton, Broadmeadow, Museum, Newcastle Station, Lake Fair, Tingira Heights, Belmont 
      
322 
7 days a week - Kahibah Shops, Kotara, Broadmeadow, Newcastle Station, Whitebridge, Dudley, Redhead, Jewellstown Plaza, Belmont 
      
339 
Weekdays & Saturdays - Hillsborough, Cardiff South, Cardiff Shops, Glendale 
      
349 
7 days a week - Broadmeadow, Newcastle Station, Gateshead, Jewellstown Plaza, Belmont Shops, Marks Point, Pelican RSL, Swansea North 
      
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7 days a week - Broadmeadow, Newcastle Station, Gateshead, Jewellstown Plaza, Belmont Shops, Swansea, Swansea Heads 
      
351 
Weekdays - Museum, Newcastle Station 
      
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Weekdays - Gateshead, Belmont Shops 
      
Toronto Buses 
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Weekdays - Kotara, John Hunter Hospital, Cardiff, Glendale, Boolaroo, Booragul, Bolton Point, Toronto 

Saturdays - Kotara, John Hunter Hospital, Glendale, Boolaroo, Booragul, Bolton Point, Toronto 
      
271 
Sundays - Glendale, Boolaroo, Booragul, Bolton Point, Toronto 

Sugar Valley Coachlines 
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Weekdays - Cardiff Railway Station, Kotara, Glendale, Edgeworth, Barnsley, West Wallsend, Seahampton 
      
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Weekends - Cardiff Railway Station, Kotara, Glendale, Edgeworth, Barnsley, West Wallsend, Seahampton 
      
Port Stephens Coaches 
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Weekdays - Newcastle to Newcastle Airport, Anna Bay, Salamander Centre, Nelson Bay, Shoal Bay & Fingal Bay 

Please note that bus service availability may vary. For more information, please call the Transport Infoline on 131 500.

Travelling by Taxi?
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The Centre is a popular attraction so every taxi driver in the area will know where Charlestown Square is. We recommend the service of Newcastle Taxi as they offer a full range of services for travelling to and from Charlestown Square.

To book a Newcastle Taxi, just call 133 300
To book a Wheelchair Accessible Taxi, call (02) 4940 5995
Walking and Cycling
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If you are looking to get in a little extra exercise and some fresh air, you can easily bike or walk to Charlestown Square. The Centre is right next to the Fernleigh Track that runs from Newcastle City to Lake Macquarie. Just follow the sign that indicates the Charlestown Square Exit, and you’ll be here!

 

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Opening hours
South Piazza Cafes & Restaurants (8am-12am)*
Regular trading hours
Mon - 9am - 5.30pm
Tue - 9am - 5.30pm
Wed - 9am - 5.30pm
Thu - 9am - 9pm
Fri - 9am - 5.30pm
Sat - 9am - 5pm
Sun - 10am - 5pm
Location
Charlestown Square
30 Pearson Street
Charlestown NSW 2290
Phone: 02 4944 4333