There are 5 ways to get from Newtown to Balmain 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, line 442 bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Newtown Station to Central Station T2 Inner West and Leppington Line / ...
  2. Take the line 442 bus from QVB, York St, Stand B to Darling St At Mort St 442

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 423 bus, line 433 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 423 bus from King St At Horden St to Central Station, Railway Square, Stand J 422 / ...
  2. Take the line 433 bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Darling St At Mort St 433

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newtown to Balmain 3.6 miles

$16 - $19

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newtown to Balmain 3.6 miles

$19 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from Newtown to Balmain 3.4 miles

What companies run services between Newtown, NSW, Australia and Balmain, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Newtown to Balmain via Central Station, Railway Square, Stand J and Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M in around 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from QVB, York St, Stand B to Darling St At Mort St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from King St At Horden St to Central Station, Railway Square, Stand J
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Darling St At Mort St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newtown to Balmain
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$13 - $18
uberX
$13 - $18
TAXI
$19 - $24
UberSELECT
$20 - $26
uberXL
$20 - $27
UberBLACK
$30 - $40
UberLUX
$40 - $55
UberSUV
$40 - $55
Taxi from Newtown to Balmain
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
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

How far is it from Newtown to Balmain?

The distance between Newtown and Balmain is 4 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newtown to Balmain?

The cheapest way to get from Newtown to Balmain is to line 423 bus and line 433 bus which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newtown to Balmain?

The quickest way to get from Newtown to Balmain is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $21 - $25.

Is there a direct bus between Newtown and Balmain?

No, there is no direct bus from Newtown to Balmain. However, there are services departing from King St At Horden St and arriving at Darling St At Mort St via Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Newtown to Balmain?

It takes approximately 31 min to get from Newtown to Balmain, including transfers.