There are 6 ways to get from Central Station to Parramatta by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Parramatta Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Parramatta Fe21

$30 - $40

Night bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Parramatta Station, Stand B2 N60 / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Central Station to Parramatta 14 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Central Station to Parramatta 14 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Central Station to Parramatta 14 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Central Station to Parramatta is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Central Station to Parramatta is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Central Station and Parramatta is 20 km. The road distance is 22.4 km.

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The train from Central Station to Parramatta Station takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sydney and arriving at Parramatta. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Parramatta Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Central Station to Parramatta bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Sydney station.

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Map of how to get from Central Station to Parramatta.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Central Station, NSW, Australia and Parramatta, NSW, Australia?

Sydney Trains operates a train from Central Station to Parramatta every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 26 min. Transport NSW also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Firefly Express operates a bus from Central Station to Parramatta once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Hillsbus
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Night bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Parramatta Station, Stand B2
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Central Station to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
Select
$50 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $65
Taxi
$55 - $80
Black
$70 - $90
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Lux
$100 - $130
Taxi from Central Station to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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