There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station South Coast Line

$20 - $24

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Port Kembla

$11 - $90

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney Airport to Wollongong
  2. Take the bus from Station St Opp Wollongong Station to Port Kembla Station, Old Port Rd 65 / ...

$12 - $19

Train, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport Station to Campbelltown Station
  2. Take the bus from Campbelltown Station, Stand B to Wollongong Station, Station St 887
  3. Take the bus from Station St Opp Wollongong Station to Port Kembla Station, Old Port Rd 65

$18 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla 50.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Port Kembla 50.9 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla station. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport and arriving at Port Kembla Station, Old Port Rd via Station St Opp Wollongong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) station to Port Kembla station. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Port Kembla Station via Wolli Creek Station and Wollongong Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Port Kembla is 65 km. The road distance is 81.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $26 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla, including transfers.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Sydney Airport station.

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Wolli Creek Station.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $26 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla.
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  • Distance: 40.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Port Kembla via Wollongong and Station St Opp Wollongong Station in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Wolli Creek Station to Wollongong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$9 - $14
Sydney Trains
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney Airport to Wollongong
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Premier Illawarra
Website
premierillawarra.com.au
Bus from Station St Opp Wollongong Station to Port Kembla Station, Old Port Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
premierillawarra.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Wollongong Station, Station St to Port Kembla Station, Old Port Rd
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Busabout
Website
busabout.com.au
Bus from Campbelltown Station, Stand B to Wollongong Station, Station St
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Port Kembla
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Port Kembla
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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