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There are 9 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Chatswood Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chatswood Station, Stand C to Forestway Shopping Centre, Forest Way 280 / ...

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 420 bus, line 530 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 420 bus from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E 420
  2. Take the line 530 bus from Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand G to Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H 530

$6 - $11

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Train, bus via Frenchs Forest Rd Opp The Forest High School  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Chatswood Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chatswood Station, Stand A to Frenchs Forest Rd Opp The Forest High School 136 / ...

$14 - $19

Train, bus, line 270 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Central Station
  2. Take the bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1 to Wynyard Station, Clarence St, Stand S
  3. Take the line 270 bus from Wynyard Station, Clarence St, Stand S to Forestway Shopping Centre, Forest Way 270 / ...

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest 18.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest 18.4 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Frenchs Forest

$11 - $85

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Frenchs Forest 18.4 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest 18.4 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest is to shuttle which costs $15 - $120 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International and arriving at Frenchs Forest Rd Opp The Forest High School via Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand G and Chatswood Station, Stand A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Frenchs Forest is 22 km. The road distance is 29.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $20 - $28.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest, including transfers.

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

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest is 29 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest.

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There are 2000+ hotels available in Frenchs Forest. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest via Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E, Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand G, Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H, and Chatswood Station, Stand A in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Central Station to Chatswood Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from International Airport Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Chatswood Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Forest Coach Lines
Website
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Chatswood Station, Stand C to Forestway Shopping Centre, Forest Way
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Chatswood Station, Stand C to Frenchs Forest Rd Opp The Forest High School
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Wynyard Station, Clarence St, Stand S to Forestway Shopping Centre, Forest Way
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Chatswood Station, Stand A to Forestway Shopping Centre, Forest Way
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Chatswood Station, Stand A to Frenchs Forest Rd Opp The Forest High School
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Forecourt, Coach Bay 1 to Wynyard Station, Clarence St, Stand S
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International 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, Burwood Rd, Stand G to Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $75
UberXL
$60 - $80
Taxi
$65 - $90
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$120 - $150
Lux
$120 - $150
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Frenchs Forest
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Frenchs Forest
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Frenchs Forest
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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