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There are 6 ways to get from Central Station to Watsons Bay by train, bus, ferry, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 324 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Edgecliff Station T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line / ...
  2. Take the line 324 bus from Edgecliff Station, Stand D to Military Rd Terminus 324 / ...

$2 - $6

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Line 324 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 324 bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand G to Military Rd Terminus 324 / ...

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Circular Quay Station T3 Bankstown Line / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 6 to Watsons Bay Wharf CCWB Watsons Bay Ferry / ...

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Central Station to Watsons Bay 7.6 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Central Station to Watsons Bay 7.6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Central Station to Watsons Bay 7.6 miles

$20 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Central Station to Watsons Bay is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Central Station to Watsons Bay is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand G station and arriving at Military Rd Terminus. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Central Station and Watsons Bay is 8 km. The road distance is 12.2 km.

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The best way to get from Central Station to Watsons Bay without a car is to train and line 324 bus which takes 46 min and costs $3 - $9.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Central Station to Watsons Bay, including transfers.

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Central Station to Watsons Bay bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand G.

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Central Station to Watsons Bay bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Military Rd Terminus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Central Station to Watsons Bay is 12 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Central Station to Watsons Bay.

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There are 2017+ hotels available in Watsons Bay. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Central Station to Watsons Bay.
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

Transport NSW operates a bus from Central Station to Watsons Bay every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Edgecliff Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Circular Quay Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Edgecliff Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Edgecliff Station, Stand D to Military Rd Terminus
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand G to Military Rd Terminus
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ferry operators
Captain Cook Cruises
Phone
+61 2 9206 1111
Email
sydney@captaincook.com.au
Website
captaincook.com.au
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 6 to Watsons Bay Wharf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
captaincook.com.au
Sydney Ferries
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Watsons Bay Wharf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Central Station to Watsons Bay
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$20 - $27
UberX
$20 - $27
Select
$30 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $40
Taxi
$35 - $50
Black
$40 - $55
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Lux
$60 - $80
Taxi from Central Station to Watsons Bay
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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