There are 5 ways to get from Kings Cross to Newtown by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Kings Cross Station to Erskineville Station T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 423 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 423 bus from Castlereagh St Before Bathurst St to King St At Erskineville Rd 423 / ...

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kings Cross to Newtown 3.9 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kings Cross to Newtown 3.9 miles

$15 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Kings Cross to Newtown 3.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kings Cross to Newtown is to line 423 bus which costs $2 - $4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kings Cross to Newtown is to taxi which costs $22 - $27 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Kings Cross and Newtown is 5 km.

The train from Kings Cross Station to Erskineville Station takes 12 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Castlereagh St Before Bathurst St and arriving at King St At Erskineville Rd. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kings Cross Station station and arriving at Erskineville Station station. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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What companies run services between Kings Cross, NSW, Australia and Newtown, NSW, Australia?

Sydney Trains operates a train from Kings Cross to Newtown every 2 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Kings Cross to Newtown every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Castlereagh St Before Bathurst St to King St At Erskineville Rd
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kings Cross to Newtown
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$15 - $20
uberX
$15 - $20
UberSELECT
$21 - $28
uberXL
$22 - $28
TAXI
$23 - $29
UberBLACK
$30 - $45
UberLUX
$45 - $60
UberSUV
$45 - $60
Taxi from Kings Cross to Newtown
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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