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There are 7 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury by train, bus, taxi, shuttle, towncar or foot

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

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Sydenham Station T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Sydenham Station to Canterbury Station T3 Bankstown Line

$14 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 420 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 420 bus from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International to Beamish St At North Pde 420

$3 - $6

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury 5.1 miles

$23 - $28

Shuttle  •  10 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Canterbury

$11 - $85

Towncar  •  10 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Canterbury 5.1 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury 5.1 miles

$16 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Walk from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury 4.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury is to line 420 bus which costs $4 - $9 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury is to taxi which costs $30 - $40 and takes 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International and arriving at Canterbury Rd Opp Saint Mary Mackillop Reserve via South Pde Opp Campsie Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) station to Canterbury station. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Canterbury Station via Wolli Creek Station and Sydenham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Canterbury is 5 km.

The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs $20 - $40.

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It takes approximately 29 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury, including transfers.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International station.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Wolli Creek Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury is to train which takes 29 min and costs $20 - $40. Alternatively, you can line 420 bus, which costs $4 - $9 and takes 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury via Wolli Creek Station and Sydenham Station in around 29 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Wolli Creek Station to Sydenham Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Sydenham Station to Canterbury Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Wolli Creek Station to Sydenham Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International to Beamish St At North Pde
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$16 - $21
UberX
$16 - $21
Select
$23 - $30
UberXL
$23 - $30
Taxi
$27 - $40
Black
$35 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $65
Lux
$45 - $65
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Canterbury
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Canterbury
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Beamish St At North Pde station.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Canterbury train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Canterbury Station.

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