There are 8 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Central Station T8 Airport and South Line
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Parramatta Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...

$14 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus, line 525 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E 400
  2. Take the line 525 bus from Burwood Station, Railway Pde, Stand B to Parramatta Station, Stand B3 525

$4 - $7

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Padstow Station T8 Airport and South Line
  2. Take the bus from Howard Rd Opp Padstow Station to Parramatta Station, Stand B3 M92 / ...

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta 15.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta 15.9 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Parramatta

$11 - $85

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Parramatta 15.9 miles

$100 - $140

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta 15.9 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Parramatta is 20 km. The road distance is 25.5 km.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta station. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport, International Terminal and arriving at Parramatta Station, Stand B3 via Burwood Station, Railway Pde, Stand B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) station to Parramatta station. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Parramatta Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 min.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta is to train which takes 44 min and costs $18 - $22. Alternatively, you can line 400 bus and line 525 bus, which costs $6 - $11 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and Parramatta, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta via Central Station in around 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta via Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E and Burwood Station, Railway Pde, Stand B in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from International Airport Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from International Airport Station to Padstow Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Transdev NSW
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Howard Rd Opp Padstow Station to Parramatta Station, Stand B3
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Burwood Station, Railway Pde, Stand B to Parramatta Station, Stand B3
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta
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 Sydney Airport (SYD) to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Silver Service
Phone
+61 13 31 00
Website
silverservice.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
+61 13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Parramatta
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Parramatta
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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