There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station Blue Mountains Line

$121 - $156

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Blue Mountains

$11 - $90

4 alternative options

Line 400 bus, train, bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E 400
  2. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Penrith Station
  3. Take the bus from Penrith Station, Stand D to Station St Opp Wentworth Falls Station

$110 - $149

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains 72.5 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Blue Mountains 72.5 miles

$220 - $310

Uber  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains 72.5 miles

$140 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Blue Mountains is 83 km. The road distance is 116 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $160 - $220.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains is 116 km. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains.

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There are 248+ hotels available in Blue Mountains. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains.
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  • Distance: 51.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Strathfield Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $8
Bus operators
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 Penrith Station, Stand D to Station St Opp Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Blue Mountains
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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Assist
$140 - $180
UberX
$140 - $180
Select
$210 - $270
UberXL
$220 - $280
Taxi
$230 - $310
Black
$290 - $370
Black SUV
$420 - $550
Lux
$420 - $550
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Blue Mountains
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Blue Mountains
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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