There are 3 ways to get from Parramatta to Katoomba by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Parramatta Station to Katoomba Station Blue Mountains Line

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Parramatta to Katoomba 50.7 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Parramatta to Katoomba 50.7 miles

$100 - $130

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Parramatta Station station and arriving at Katoomba Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Parramatta and Katoomba is 65 km. The road distance is 81.1 km.

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The best way to get from Parramatta to Katoomba without a car is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs .

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The train from Parramatta Station to Katoomba Station takes 1 h 34 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Parramatta to Katoomba train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Parramatta Station.

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Parramatta to Katoomba train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Katoomba Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Parramatta to Katoomba is 81 km. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Parramatta to Katoomba.

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There are 257+ hotels available in Katoomba. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Parramatta to Katoomba.
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  • Distance: 40.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

What companies run services between Parramatta, NSW, Australia and Katoomba, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Parramatta to Katoomba every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Parramatta Station to Katoomba Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $16
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Parramatta to Katoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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uber.com
Assist
$100 - $130
UberX
$100 - $130
Select
$150 - $190
UberXL
$150 - $200
Taxi
$160 - $220
Black
$200 - $260
Black SUV
$290 - $370
Lux
$290 - $370

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