There are 5 ways to get from Kings Cross to The Rocks 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  •  2 min

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

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Line 333 bus  •  8 min

  1. Take the line 333 bus from Oxford St At Brisbane St to Circular Quay, Young St, Stand D 333 / ...

$1 - $3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kings Cross to The Rocks 1.8 miles

$9 - $12

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kings Cross to The Rocks 1.8 miles

$13 - $17

Walk  •  33 min

  1. Walk from Kings Cross to The Rocks 1.7 miles

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from Kings Cross to The Rocks every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 2 min. Transport NSW also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Kings Cross to The Rocks every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Kings Cross Station to Martin Place Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 Oxford St At Brisbane St to Circular Quay, Young St, Stand D
Ave. Duration
8 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 The Rocks
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$10 - $14
uberX
$10 - $14
TAXI
$13 - $17
UberSELECT
$14 - $19
uberXL
$14 - $19
UberBLACK
$23 - $29
UberLUX
$30 - $45
UberSUV
$30 - $45
Taxi from Kings Cross to The Rocks
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kings Cross and The Rocks is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kings Cross to The Rocks is to line 333 bus which costs $2 - $3 and takes 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Kings Cross to The Rocks is to train which takes 2 min and costs $1 - $4.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kings Cross Station and arriving at Martin Place Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford St At Brisbane St and arriving at Circular Quay, Young St, Stand D. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

The train from Kings Cross Station to Martin Place Station takes 2 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.