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.

Recommended option

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 - $45

Night bus  •  54 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

$45 - $60

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 - $45 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 - $45
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
50 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
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
TAXI
$45 - $60
UberSELECT
$50 - $70
uberXL
$50 - $75
UberBLACK
$75 - $110
UberLUX
$100 - $140
UberSUV
$100 - $140
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Central Station to Parramatta?

The distance between Central Station and Parramatta is 20 km. The road distance is 22 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Central Station to Parramatta?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Central Station to Parramatta?

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

Is there a direct train between Central Station and Parramatta?

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

Is there a direct bus between Central Station and Parramatta?

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

How long does it take to get from Central Station to Parramatta?

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

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