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Recommended option

Train  •  8 min

  1. T8 Airport and South Line

$13

Cheapest option

Night train  •  7 min

  1. South Coast Line

$1

6 alternative options

Bus  •  13 min

  1. 348 / ...

$1 - $3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. 4.4 miles

$22 - $27

Shuttle  •  7 min

$11 - $90

Towncar  •  7 min

  1. 4.4 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  7 min

  1. 4.4 miles

$20 - $26

Walk  •  1 h

  1. 3.2 miles

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Alexandria every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Alexandria hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 13 min. Punchbowl Bus Company also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Night train from Wolli Creek Station to St Peters Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tempe Bus Depot, Princes Hwy to Huntley St Near Euston Rd
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Punchbowl Bus Company
Website
punchbowlbus.com.au
Bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Green Square Station, Botany Rd
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
punchbowlbus.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$15 - $20
uberX
$15 - $20
TAXI
$20 - $26
UberSELECT
$22 - $28
uberXL
$22 - $29
UberBLACK
$30 - $45
UberLUX
$45 - $60
UberSUV
$45 - $60
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Alexandria
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Alexandria
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Alexandria is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Alexandria is to night train which costs $1 and takes 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Alexandria is to night train which takes 7 min and costs $1.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Green Square Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tempe Bus Depot, Princes Hwy and arriving at Huntley St Near Euston Rd. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

The train from International Airport Station to Green Square Station takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.