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There are 4 ways to get from North Ryde to Sydney by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 288 bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the line 288 bus from Coxs Rd After Blamey St to Lang Park, York St 288

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  25 min

  1. Take the subway from North Ryde Station to Chatswood Station M
  2. Take the train from Chatswood Station to Wynyard Station T1 / ...

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from North Ryde to Sydney 14.3 km

$60 - $75

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from North Ryde to Sydney 14.3 km

$1 - $3

North Ryde to Sydney by bus

The bus journey time between North Ryde and Sydney is around 25 min and covers a distance of around 39 km. The fastest bus normally takes 18 min. Operated by State Transit, the North Ryde to Sydney bus service departs from Coxs Rd After Blamey St and arrives in Lang Park, York St. Typically 541 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
25 min
Fastest bus time:
18 min
Buses per week:
541
Cheapest price:
$5
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:00
Last bus departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

North Ryde to Sydney bus schedules

North Ryde → Sydney
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The cheapest way to get from North Ryde to Sydney is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from North Ryde to Sydney is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Coxs Rd After Blamey St and arriving at Lang Park, York St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from North Ryde station to Sydney station. However, there are services departing from North Ryde Station and arriving at Wynyard Station via Chatswood Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between North Ryde and Sydney is 10 km. The road distance is 14.3 km.

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The best way to get from North Ryde to Sydney without a car is to line 288 bus which takes 23 min and costs $5 - $7.

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The line 288 bus from Coxs Rd After Blamey St to Lang Park, York St takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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North Ryde to Sydney bus services, operated by State Transit, depart from Coxs Rd After Blamey St station.

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North Ryde to Sydney train services, operated by Sydney Metro, depart from North Ryde Station.

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North Ryde to Sydney bus services, operated by State Transit, arrive at Lang Park, York St station.

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Map of how to get from North Ryde to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 10.5 km
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between North Ryde, NSW, Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

State Transit operates a bus from Coxs Rd After Blamey St to Lang Park, York St every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Sydney Metro
Website
sydneymetro.info
Subway from North Ryde Station to Chatswood Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Transport NSW
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Chatswood Station to Wynyard Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$4 - $6
Opal single trip ticket
$5 - $7
Bus operators
State Transit
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Coxs Rd After Blamey St to Lang Park, York St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
State Transit
Other operators
Taxi from North Ryde to Sydney
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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North Ryde to Sydney train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Wynyard Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between North Ryde to Sydney is 14 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from North Ryde to Sydney.

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