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There are 4 ways to get from Lakemba to Darlinghurst by train, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Lakemba Station to Central Station T3 / ...

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lakemba Station, The Boulevarde to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K N40

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lakemba to Darlinghurst 16.6 km

$70 - $90

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Lakemba to Darlinghurst 16.6 km

$1 - $3

Lakemba to Darlinghurst by train

The train journey time between Lakemba and Darlinghurst is around 25 min and covers a distance of around 15 km. The fastest train normally takes 20 min. Operated by Sydney Trains, the Lakemba to Darlinghurst train service departs from Lakemba Station and arrives in Central Station. Typically 668 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
25 min
Fastest train time:
20 min
Train distance:
15 km
Trains per week:
668
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:14
Last train departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lakemba to Darlinghurst train schedules

Lakemba → Darlinghurst
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lakemba to Darlinghurst is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lakemba to Darlinghurst is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Lakemba Station, The Boulevarde station and arriving at Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lakemba Station station and arriving at Central Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Lakemba and Darlinghurst is 14 km. The road distance is 16.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lakemba to Darlinghurst without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs $2 - $4.

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The train from Lakemba Station to Central Station takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Lakemba to Darlinghurst bus services, operated by Transdev NSW, depart from Lakemba Station, The Boulevarde.

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

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Lakemba to Darlinghurst bus services, operated by Transdev NSW, arrive at Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K.

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Map of how to get from Lakemba to Darlinghurst.
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  • Distance: 14 km
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Lakemba, NSW, Australia and Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia?

Sydney Trains operates a train from Lakemba Station to Central Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Transdev NSW operates a vehicle from Lakemba Station, The Boulevarde to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transdev NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Night bus from Lakemba Station, The Boulevarde to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Transdev NSW
Other operators
Taxi from Lakemba to Darlinghurst
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
WAV CABS
Phone
+61481 700 500
Website
wavmaxicabs.com.au
St George Cabs
Phone
312166
Website
stgeorgecabs.com.au
Silver Service
Phone
+61 9088 0445
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

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Lakemba to Darlinghurst train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lakemba to Darlinghurst is 17 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Lakemba to Darlinghurst.

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