There are 8 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney by train, bus, taxi, car, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  26 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 North Sydney Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...

$14 - $16

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to North Sydney

$12 - $95

6 alternative options

Train, line 343 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Central Station T8 Airport and South Line
  2. Take the line 343 bus from Central Station, Chalmers St, Stand G to Pacific Hwy At Berry St M20 / ...

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney 10.3 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney 10.3 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to North Sydney 10.3 miles

$95 - $130

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney 10.3 miles

$35 - $50

Walk  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Walk from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney 9.4 miles

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

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney via Central Station in around 26 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from International Airport Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to North Sydney Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to North Sydney Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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 Central Station, Chalmers St, Stand G to Pacific Hwy At Berry St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $40
uberX
$30 - $40
TAXI
$35 - $50
UberSELECT
$40 - $60
uberXL
$40 - $60
UberBLACK
$65 - $90
UberLUX
$85 - $120
UberSUV
$85 - $120
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to North Sydney
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Towncar from Sydney Airport to North Sydney
Estimated price
$95 - $130

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and North Sydney is 12 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $55 - $70.

No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at North Sydney Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 min.

It takes approximately 26 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to North Sydney, including transfers.