There are 6 ways to get from Kings Cross to Parramatta by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train via Central Station  •  39 min

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

$1 - $7

5 alternative options

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from St James Station to Parramatta Station T2 Inner West and Leppington Line

$3 - $4

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K to Parramatta Station, Stand B3 520 / ...

$2 - $5

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kings Cross to Parramatta 15.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Kings Cross to Parramatta 15.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kings Cross to Parramatta 15.2 miles

$35 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Kings Cross to Parramatta is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kings Cross to Parramatta is to taxi which costs $75 - $90 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K station and arriving at Parramatta Station, Stand B3 station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St James Station station and arriving at Parramatta Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Kings Cross and Parramatta is 21 km. The road distance is 24.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kings Cross to Parramatta without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs $1 - $10.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Kings Cross to Parramatta, including transfers.

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Kings Cross to Parramatta bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K.

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Kings Cross to Parramatta train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Central Station.

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The best way to get from Kings Cross to Parramatta is to train which takes 39 min and costs $1 - $10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $3 - $6 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Kings Cross to Parramatta.
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  • Distance: 13.2 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from Kings Cross to Parramatta every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 26 min. Transport NSW also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Kings Cross to Parramatta every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Hillsbus also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Central Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from St James Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K to Parramatta Station, Stand B3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Hillsbus
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand H to Parramatta Station, Stand B2
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kings Cross to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
Select
$50 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $70
Taxi
$55 - $80
Black
$70 - $95
Black SUV
$100 - $140
Lux
$100 - $140
Taxi from Kings Cross to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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