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There are 6 ways to get from Ashfield to Balmain by train, tram, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train, tram  •  35m

  1. Take the train from Ashfield Station to Central Station T2 Inner West and Leppington Line
  2. Take the tram from Central Station station to John Street Square station L1 Dulwich Hill Line

$3 - $4

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Train, line 442 bus  •  37m

  1. Take the train from Ashfield Station to Central Station T2 Inner West and Leppington Line
  2. Take the line 442 bus from QVB, York St, Stand B to Darling St At Mort St 442

$4 - $7

Line 418 bus, line 445 bus  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the line 418 bus from Liverpool Rd At Cavill Av to Marrickville Rd After New Canterbury Rd 418
  2. Take the line 445 bus from New Canterbury Rd At Lewisham St to Darling St At Mort St 445

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  9m

  1. Take a taxi from Ashfield to Balmain 5.4 miles

$17 - $21

Uber  •  9m

  1. Take an Uber from Ashfield to Balmain 5.4 miles

$16 - $21

Walk  •  1h 32m

  1. Walk from Ashfield to Balmain 4.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Ashfield to Balmain is to train and tram which costs $4 - $6 and takes 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Ashfield to Balmain is to taxi which costs $24 - $30 and takes 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashfield to Balmain. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Rd At Cavill Av and arriving at Darling St At Mort St via New Canterbury Rd At Lewisham St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between Ashfield and Balmain is 6 km.

The best way to get from Ashfield to Balmain without a car is to train and tram which takes 35m and costs $4 - $6.

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It takes approximately 35m to get from Ashfield to Balmain, including transfers.

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Ashfield to Balmain bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Liverpool Rd At Cavill Av station.

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Ashfield to Balmain bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Darling St At Mort St station.

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There are 1448+ hotels available in Balmain. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ashfield to Balmain.
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 35m

What companies run services between Ashfield, NSW, Australia and Balmain, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Ashfield to Balmain via Marrickville Rd After New Canterbury Rd and New Canterbury Rd At Lewisham St in around 1h 9m.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Tram from Central Station station to John Street Square station
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from QVB, York St, Stand B to Darling St At Mort St
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Liverpool Rd At Cavill Av to Marrickville Rd After New Canterbury Rd
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from New Canterbury Rd At Lewisham St to Darling St At Mort St
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ashfield to Balmain
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$16 - $21
UberX
$16 - $21
UberX +
$19 - $25
Select
$23 - $30
UberXL
$23 - $30
Taxi
$27 - $40
Black
$35 - $45
Black SUV
$50 - $65
Lux
$50 - $65
Taxi from Ashfield to Balmain
Ave. Duration
9m
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Silver Service
Phone
+61 9088 0445
Website
silver-service.com.au
13MaxiCabs
Phone
+61412093850
Website
13maxicabs.com
Legion Cabs
Phone
131451
Website
legioncabs.com.au
GM Cabs
Phone
131001
Website
gmcabs.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au
St George Cabs
Phone
312166
Website
stgeorgecabs.com.au
RSL Cabs
Phone
+61 2  9581 1111
Website
rslcabs.com.au

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