There are 5 ways to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Parramatta Station to Central Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Circular Quay Station T3 Bankstown Line / ...

$3 - $5

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Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Museum Of Sydney, Phillip St M52 / ...

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House 15.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House 15.6 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House 15.6 miles

$35 - $50

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

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 station and arriving at Museum Of Sydney, Phillip St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Parramatta station to Sydney Opera House station. 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.

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The distance between Parramatta and Sydney Opera House is 20 km. The road distance is 24.9 km.

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The best way to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs $4 - $7.

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

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Parramatta to Sydney Opera House bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Parramatta Station, Stand A3.

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Parramatta to Sydney Opera House train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Parramatta Station.

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The best way to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House is to train which takes 47 min and costs $4 - $7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $4 - $7 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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Parramatta to Sydney Opera House bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Museum Of Sydney, Phillip St station.

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Parramatta to Sydney Opera House train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Circular Quay Station.

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Map of how to get from Parramatta to Sydney Opera House.
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  • Distance: 12.5 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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 16 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
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Museum Of Sydney, Phillip St
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
Select
$50 - $70
UberXL
$55 - $70
Taxi
$60 - $85
Black
$75 - $100
Black SUV
$110 - $140
Lux
$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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