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

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Train Transport NSW  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Penrith Station Blue Mountains Line / ...

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Penrith Station, Stand D N70

$3 - $4

4 alternative options

Train Sydney Trains  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Lidcombe Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line
  2. Take the train from Lidcombe Station to Penrith Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Central Station to Penrith 33.5 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Central Station to Penrith 33.5 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from Central Station to Penrith 33.5 miles

$70 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Central Station to Penrith is to night bus which costs $4 - $6 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Central Station to Penrith is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 44 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M station and arriving at Penrith Station, Stand D station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central Station station and arriving at Penrith Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Central Station and Penrith is 50 km. The road distance is 53.7 km.

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The best way to get from Central Station to Penrith without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs $5 - $11.

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The train from Central Station to Penrith Station takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Central Station to Penrith bus services, operated by Hillsbus, arrive at Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M.

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Central Station to Penrith train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Central Station.

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Central Station to Penrith bus services, operated by Hillsbus, arrive at Penrith Station, Stand D.

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Map of how to get from Central Station to Penrith.
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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Central Station to Penrith hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 47 min. Sydney Trains also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Central Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Lidcombe Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Lidcombe Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus operators
Hillsbus
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Night bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Penrith Station, Stand D
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Central Station to Penrith
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$70 - $90
UberX
$70 - $90
Select
$100 - $130
UberXL
$100 - $140
Taxi
$110 - $160
Black
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$210 - $260
Lux
$210 - $260
Taxi from Central Station to Penrith
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
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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