There are 6 ways to get from Bankstown to Newtown by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Bankstown Station to Erskineville Station T3 Bankstown Line / ...

$2 - $4

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Night bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bankstown Station, Stand G to Newtown Station, Enmore Rd, Stand A N40

$2 - $4

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Line 487 bus, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 487 bus from Bankstown Station, Stand A to Broughton St Opp Canterbury Station 487
  2. Take the bus from Broughton St Opp Canterbury Station to Newtown Station, Enmore Rd, Stand A 428 / ...

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bankstown to Newtown 10.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Bankstown to Newtown 10.2 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Bankstown to Newtown 10.2 miles

$25 - $35

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Bankstown Station, Stand G station and arriving at Newtown Station, Enmore Rd, Stand A station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bankstown Station station and arriving at Erskineville Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Bankstown and Newtown is 14 km. The road distance is 16.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bankstown to Newtown without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs .

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The train from Bankstown Station to Erskineville Station takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Bankstown to Newtown bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Bankstown Station, Stand A.

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Bankstown to Newtown train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Bankstown Station.

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The best way to get from Bankstown to Newtown is to train which takes 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 487 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Bankstown to Newtown bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Newtown Station, Enmore Rd, Stand A.

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Bankstown to Newtown train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Erskineville Station.

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Map of how to get from Bankstown to Newtown.
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  • Distance: 8.6 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Bankstown, NSW, Australia and Newtown, NSW, Australia?

Sydney Trains operates a train from Bankstown to Newtown every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bankstown to Newtown via Broughton St Opp Canterbury Station in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Bankstown Station, Stand A to Broughton St Opp Canterbury Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Broughton St Opp Canterbury Station to Newtown Station, Enmore Rd, Stand A
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transdev NSW
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Canterbury Station, Canterbury Rd to Newtown Station, Enmore Rd, Stand A
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Night bus from Bankstown Station, Stand G to Newtown Station, Enmore Rd, Stand A
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bankstown to Newtown
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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uber.com
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
Select
$35 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi
$40 - $60
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Lux
$75 - $95
Taxi from Bankstown to Newtown
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Silver Service
Phone
+61 13 31 00
Website
silverservice.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
+61 13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Bankstown to Newtown is 16 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Bankstown to Newtown.

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