There are 5 ways to get from Hornsby to Sydney by train, 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  •  41 min

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

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Edgeworth David Av Opp Hornsby Girls High School to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K 594H / ...

$2 - $5

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hornsby to Sydney 16.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Hornsby to Sydney 16.7 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hornsby to Sydney 16.7 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

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

More details

The quickest way to get from Hornsby to Sydney is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 25 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station takes 41 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edgeworth David Av Opp Hornsby Girls High School and arriving at Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hornsby Station station and arriving at Wynyard Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

More details

Map of how to get from Hornsby to Sydney.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from Hornsby to Sydney every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 41 min. Transport NSW also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, Transdev NSW operates a bus from Hornsby to Sydney every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 57 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Transdev NSW
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Edgeworth David Av Opp Hornsby Girls High School to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Hornsby Station, Stand C to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Hillsbus
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Bus from Hornsby Station, Stand C to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hornsby to Sydney
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
Select
$55 - $75
UberXL
$55 - $75
Taxi
$65 - $90
Black
$80 - $100
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Lux
$110 - $150
Taxi from Hornsby to Sydney
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Silver Service
Phone
+61 13 31 00
Website
silverservice.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
+61 13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from Heathrow Airport into central London, Getting to Rome from the airport and How to get from London to Edinburgh - to help you get the most out of your next trip.