How to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House

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Recommended option

Train  •  47 min

  1. T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. T3 Bankstown Line / ...

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. M52 / ...

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. 15.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

  1. 15.6 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  25 min

  1. 15.6 miles

$50 - $65

What companies run services between Parramatta, NSW, Australia and Sydney Opera House, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House via Central Station and Circular Quay Station in around 47 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Parramatta Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Circular Quay Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Parramatta Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Central Station to Circular Quay Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Circular Quay, Phillip St, Stand C
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
TAXI
$50 - $65
UberSELECT
$55 - $70
uberXL
$55 - $70
UberBLACK
$75 - $100
UberLUX
$110 - $140
UberSUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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

The distance between Parramatta and Sydney Opera House is 20 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs $75 - $95.

No, there is no direct train from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House. However, there are services departing from Parramatta Station and arriving at Circular Quay Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 and arriving at Circular Quay, Phillip St, Stand C. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 47 min to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House, including transfers.