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There are 5 ways to get from Merrylands to Darlinghurst by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Merrylands Station to Central Station T2

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Line 501 bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the line 501 bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Harris St At Allen St 501

$10 - $14

Line 806 bus, night bus  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the line 806 bus from Merrylands Rd At Clarence St to Parramatta Station, Stand A1 802 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K N60 / ...

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Merrylands to Darlinghurst 25.8 km

$110 - $140

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Merrylands to Darlinghurst 25.8 km

$2 - $5

Merrylands to Darlinghurst by train

The train journey time between Merrylands and Darlinghurst is around 36 min and covers a distance of around 24 km. The fastest train normally takes 33 min. Operated by Sydney Trains, the Merrylands to Darlinghurst train service departs from Merrylands Station and arrives in Central Station. Typically 475 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
36 min
Fastest train time:
33 min
Train distance:
24 km
Trains per week:
475
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:16
Last train departs at:
23:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Merrylands to Darlinghurst train schedules

Merrylands → Darlinghurst
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Darlinghurst is 1800 020 080.

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The cheapest way to get from Merrylands to Darlinghurst is to train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Merrylands to Darlinghurst is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Merrylands to Darlinghurst. However, there are services departing from Merrylands Rd At Clarence St and arriving at Burton St Opp National Art School via Parramatta Station, Stand A3 and Harris St At Allen St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Merrylands Station station and arriving at Central Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Merrylands and Darlinghurst is 22 km. The road distance is 25.8 km.

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The best way to get from Merrylands to Darlinghurst without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs $2 - $4.

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The train from Merrylands Station to Central Station takes 36 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Merrylands to Darlinghurst bus services, operated by State Transit, depart from Parramatta Station, Stand A3.

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

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The best way to get from Merrylands to Darlinghurst is to train which takes 36 min and costs $2 - $4. Alternatively, you can line 501 bus, which costs $10 - $14 and takes 1h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Merrylands to Darlinghurst.
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  • Distance: 22.3 km
  • Duration: 36 min

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from Merrylands Station to Central Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, State Transit operates a bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Harris St At Allen St every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1h 9m.

Train operators
Bus operators
State Transit
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Harris St At Allen St
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
State Transit
Night bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand H
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
State Transit
Transit Systems
Phone
02 8118 7102
Email
customerserviceNSW@transitsystems.com.au
Website
transitsystems.com.au
Bus from Merrylands Rd At Clarence St to Parramatta Station, Stand A1
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Transit Systems
Blue Mountains Transit
Phone
131 500
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Night bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Blue Mountains Transit
Other operators
Taxi from Merrylands to Darlinghurst
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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Merrylands to Darlinghurst bus services, operated by State Transit, arrive at Harris St At Allen St station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Merrylands to Darlinghurst is 26 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Merrylands to Darlinghurst.

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