There are 5 ways to get from Hornsby to Sydney by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Hornsby Station, Stand C to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K N90 / ...

$3 - $27

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station T9 / ...

$2 - $24

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hornsby to Sydney 26.7 km

$110 - $140

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Hornsby to Sydney 26.7 km

$3 - $5

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hornsby to Sydney 26.7 km

$60 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hornsby to Sydney is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hornsby to Sydney is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hornsby Station, Stand C station and arriving at Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hornsby Station station and arriving at Wynyard Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Hornsby and Sydney is 21 km. The road distance is 26.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hornsby to Sydney without a car is to bus which takes 41 min and costs $3 - $27.

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The bus from Hornsby Station, Stand C to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K takes 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hornsby to Sydney bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Hornsby Station, Stand C.

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Hornsby to Sydney train services, operated by Sydney Trains, depart from Hornsby Station.

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The best way to get from Hornsby to Sydney is to bus which takes 41 min and costs $3 - $27. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $2 - $24 and takes 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Hornsby to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 20.6 km
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Hornsby, NSW, Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a bus from Hornsby Station, Stand C to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 41 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Sydney Trains operates a train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 42 min. Transport NSW also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$13 - $18
First Class
$18 - $24
Bus operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Hornsby Station, Stand C to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Hornsby to Sydney
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
Premier Motor Service
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Hornsby to Sydney
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $70
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uber.com
Assist
$60 - $70
UberX
$60 - $70
Uber Comfort
$70 - $85
Taxi
$85 - $120
Select
$85 - $100
UberXL
$90 - $100
Black
$120 - $140
Black SUV
$170 - $200
Lux
$170 - $200
Taxi from Hornsby to Sydney
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
WAV CABS
Phone
+61481 700 500
Website
wavcab.com.au
St George Cabs
Phone
312166
Website
stgeorgecabs.com.au
Silver Service
Phone
+61 9088 0445
Website
silver-service.com.au
RSL Cabs
Phone
+61 2  9581 1111
Website
rslcabs.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au
Legion Cabs
Phone
131451
Website
legioncabs.com.au
GM Cabs
Phone
131001
Website
gmcabs.com.au
13MaxiCabs
Phone
+61412093850
Website
13maxicabs.com
Manly Warringah Cabs
Phone
131668
Website
manlycabs.com.au
Windsor Taxicab Services
Phone
+61488 048 208

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Hornsby to Sydney bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K.

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Hornsby to Sydney train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Wynyard Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hornsby to Sydney is 27 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Hornsby to Sydney.

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