There are 5 ways to get from Penrith to Sydney by train, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Penrith Station to Central Station Bmt / ...

$2 - $29

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Night bus  •  1h 40m

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

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Sydney 56.4 km

$240 - $300

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to Sydney 56.4 km

$7 - $11

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from Penrith to Sydney 56.4 km

$110 - $130

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

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Sydney is to taxi which costs $240 - $300 and takes 44 min.

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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 1h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penrith Station station and arriving at Central Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Penrith and Sydney is 49 km. The road distance is 56.4 km.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Sydney without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs $2 - $29.

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The train from Penrith Station to Central Station takes 51 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Penrith to Sydney bus services, operated by Hillsbus, depart from Penrith Station, Stand D.

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Penrith to Sydney train services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from 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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Map of how to get from Penrith to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 49 km
  • Duration: 51 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Penrith Station to Central Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $29 and the journey takes 51 min. Sydney Trains also services this route every 10 minutes. Alternatively, Hillsbus operates a vehicle from Penrith Station, Stand D to Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand K every 4 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Penrith Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$16 - $21
First Class
$22 - $29
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Penrith to Sydney
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $130
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uber.com
Assist
$110 - $130
UberX
$110 - $130
Uber Comfort
$130 - $160
Taxi
$160 - $220
Select
$160 - $190
UberXL
$170 - $200
Black
$230 - $260
Black SUV
$330 - $370
Lux
$330 - $370
Taxi from Penrith to Sydney
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$240 - $300
Blaxland Glenbrook Taxis
Phone
+61 2 4739 4888
Springwood Taxis
Phone
+61 2 4751 1444
Website
131008.com

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Penrith to Sydney train services, operated by Transport NSW, 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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