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

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  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Penrith Station Blue Mountains Line / ...

$16 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus, train Sydney Trains  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E 400
  2. Take the train from Lidcombe Station to Penrith Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line

$5 - $8

6 alternative options

Line 400 bus, train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E 400
  2. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Penrith Station Blue Mountains Line / ...

$6 - $12

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith 35.5 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith 35.5 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Penrith

$11 - $90

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Penrith 35.5 miles

$140 - $200

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith 35.5 miles

$75 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith is to drive which costs $7 - $10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Penrith is 48 km. The road distance is 56.7 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) station to Penrith station. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Penrith Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith.
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  • Distance: 30.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 47 min. Sydney Trains also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Strathfield Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $8
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Central Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Strathfield Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Lidcombe Station to Penrith Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$75 - $95
UberX
$75 - $95
Select
$110 - $140
UberXL
$110 - $150
Taxi
$120 - $170
Black
$150 - $190
Black SUV
$220 - $270
Lux
$220 - $270
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Penrith
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Penrith
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Penrith
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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