There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby by train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Central Station T8 Airport and South Line
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Hornsby Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line / ...

$15 - $17

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  38 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Hornsby

$11 - $90

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby 23.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby 23.5 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Hornsby 23.5 miles

$110 - $170

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby 23.5 miles

$50 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby is to shuttle which takes 38 min and costs $15 - $120.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Hornsby is 27 km. The road distance is 38 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Hornsby Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby via Central Station in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from International Airport Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Hornsby Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$3 - $5
1st Class
$4 - $7
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$50 - $70
uberX
$50 - $70
UberSELECT
$75 - $100
uberXL
$80 - $100
TAXI
$80 - $100
UberBLACK
$100 - $140
UberLUX
$150 - $200
UberSUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Hornsby
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Hornsby
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Hornsby
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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