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

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Central Station T8 Airport and South Line

$12

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Line 400 bus, line 389 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International to Bondi Junction Station, Stand P 400
  2. Take the line 389 bus from Bondi Junction Station, Grafton St, Stand R to William St Before College St 389

$4 - $7

6 alternative options

Train, line 311 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Central Station T8 Airport and South Line
  2. Take the line 311 bus from Central Station, Eddy Av, Stand B to Bourke St Before Cathedral St 311

$13 - $15

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney 7.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney 7.4 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  12 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney

$11 - $85

Towncar  •  12 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney 7.4 miles

$80 - $110

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney 7.4 miles

$20 - $26

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International and arriving at William St Before College St via Bondi Junction Station, Grafton St, Stand R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from International Airport Station station and arriving at Central Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Elephant Backpacker, Sydney is 8 km. The road distance is 11.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs .

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The train from International Airport Station to Central Station takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney is to train which takes 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 400 bus and line 389 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at William St Before College St station.

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

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney via Bondi Junction Station, Stand P, Bondi Junction Station, Grafton St, Stand R, and William St Before College St in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Eddy Av, Stand B to Bourke St Before Cathedral St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International to Bondi Junction Station, Stand P
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Bondi Junction Station, Grafton St, Stand R to William St Before College St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
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uber.com
Assist
$20 - $26
UberX
$20 - $26
Select
$29 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $40
Taxi
$30 - $45
Black
$40 - $55
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Lux
$60 - $80
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney
Estimated price
$80 - $110

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney is 12 km. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Elephant Backpacker, Sydney.

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