There are 6 ways to get from Penrith to Sydney by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Penrith Station to Central Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...

$4 - $8

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Night bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Penrith Station, Stand D to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K N70

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Train, line 611 bus, line 288 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Penrith Station to Blacktown Station
  2. Take the line 611 bus from Blacktown Station, Stand L to Macquarie University Station, Waterloo Rd, Stand C 611
  3. Take the line 288 bus from Herring Rd Opp Dunmore Lang College to Lang Park, York St 288 / ...

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Sydney 35.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to Sydney 35.2 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from Penrith to Sydney 35.2 miles

$70 - $95

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Penrith Station, Stand D station and arriving at Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penrith Station station and arriving at Central Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Penrith and Sydney is 49 km. The road distance is 56.3 km.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Sydney without a car is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs .

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The train from Penrith Station to Central Station takes 1 h 1 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Penrith to Sydney bus services, operated by Hillsbus, arrive at Penrith Station, Stand D.

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Penrith to Sydney train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Penrith Station.

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Penrith to Sydney bus services, operated by Hillsbus, arrive at Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K.

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Penrith to Sydney train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to Sydney is 56 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Penrith to Sydney.

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Map of how to get from Penrith to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 30.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Penrith, NSW, Australia and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Sydney Trains operates a train from Penrith to Sydney every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Transport NSW also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Penrith Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Penrith Station to Blacktown Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Penrith Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Penrith Station to Blacktown Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1 - $3
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Hillsbus
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Bus from Blacktown Station, Stand L to Macquarie University Station, Waterloo Rd, Stand C
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Night bus from Penrith Station, Stand D to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Herring Rd Opp Dunmore Lang College to Lang Park, York St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Penrith to Sydney
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$70 - $95
UberX
$70 - $95
Select
$100 - $140
UberXL
$110 - $140
Taxi
$110 - $160
Black
$150 - $190
Black SUV
$210 - $270
Lux
$210 - $270
Taxi from Penrith to Sydney
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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