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There are 4 ways to get from Balmain to Darlinghurst by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the bus from White Bay, Victoria Rd to Riley St Opp Kennedy St 504 / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 441 bus, line 389 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 441 bus from Mullens St At Stewart St to Hyde Park, Park St, Stand B 441
  2. Take the line 389 bus from Hyde Park, Park St, Stand B to Burton St Opp National Art School 389

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balmain to Darlinghurst 6.5 km

$28 - $35

Walk  •  1h 20m

  1. Walk from Balmain to Darlinghurst 6.7 km

Balmain → Darlinghurst
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The cheapest way to get from Balmain to Darlinghurst is to bus which costs $3 - $5 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Balmain to Darlinghurst is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from White Bay, Victoria Rd and arriving at Riley St Opp Kennedy St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Balmain and Darlinghurst is 4 km.

The best way to get from Balmain to Darlinghurst without a car is to bus which takes 13 min and costs $3 - $5.

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The bus from White Bay, Victoria Rd to Riley St Opp Kennedy St takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Balmain to Darlinghurst bus services, operated by Transit Systems, depart from White Bay, Victoria Rd station.

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Balmain to Darlinghurst bus services, operated by Transit Systems, arrive at Riley St Opp Kennedy St station.

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There are 744+ hotels available in Darlinghurst. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Balmain to Darlinghurst.
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  • Distance: 4.2 km
  • Duration: 13 min

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

Transit Systems operates a bus from White Bay, Victoria Rd to Riley St Opp Kennedy St every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 13 min. State Transit also services this route every 20 minutes.

Bus operators
Transit Systems
Phone
02 8118 7102
Email
customerserviceNSW@transitsystems.com.au
Website
transitsystems.com.au
Bus from White Bay, Victoria Rd to Riley St Opp Kennedy St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Transit Systems
Bus from Mullens St At Stewart St to Hyde Park, Park St, Stand B
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Transit Systems
Bus from Hyde Park, Park St, Stand B to Burton St Opp National Art School
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Transit Systems
State Transit
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from White Bay, Victoria Rd to Riley St Opp Kennedy St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
State Transit
Other operators
Taxi from Balmain to Darlinghurst
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
WAV CABS
Phone
+61481 700 500
Website
wavmaxicabs.com.au
St George Cabs
Phone
312166
Website
stgeorgecabs.com.au
Silver Service
Phone
+61 9088 0445
RSL Cabs
Phone
+61 2  9581 1111
Website
rslcabs.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au
Legion Cabs
Phone
131451
Website
legioncabs.com.au
GM Cabs
Phone
131001
Website
gmcabs.com.au
13MaxiCabs
Phone
+61412093850
Website
13maxicabs.com

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