There are 7 ways to get from Penrith to Sydney by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Penrith Station to Central Station Blue Mountains Line / ...

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

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

5 alternative options

Line 775 bus, train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 775 bus from Penrith Station, Stand A to St Marys Interchange - Stand 5 775 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Marys Station to Central Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line

$6 - $7

Train, bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Penrith Station to Parramatta Station Blue Mountains Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Town Hall House, Druitt St, Stand N M52 / ...

$6 - $9

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Sydney is to night bus which costs $4 - $6 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Sydney is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 44 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 train from Penrith Station to Central Station takes 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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There are 1758+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Penrith to Sydney bus services, operated by Hillsbus, arrive at Castlereagh St Before Bathurst St station.

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Map of how to get from Penrith to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 30.6 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Penrith to Sydney hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 50 min. Sydney Trains also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Penrith Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Penrith Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$3 - $5
1st Class
$4 - $6
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Penrith Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from St Marys Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Penrith Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus operators
Busways Western Sydney
Website
busways.com.au
Bus from Penrith Station, Stand A to St Marys Interchange - Stand 5
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
busways.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Town Hall House, Druitt St, Stand N
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Hillsbus
Website
hillsbus.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
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
$120 - $170
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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