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

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Recommended option

Train, bus via Gordon Station, Stand A  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Gordon Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gordon Station, Stand A to Mona Vale Rd At Garrick Rd 196 / ...

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 420 bus, bus, line 197 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 420 bus from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International to Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E 420
  2. Take the bus from Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E to Macquarie University Station, Herring Rd, Stand A M41
  3. Take the line 197 bus from Macquarie Centre, Stand E to Mona Vale Rd At Douglas St 197

$6 - $11

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 48 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 bus from Wynyard Station, Clarence St, Stand S to Link Rd Opp Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School 194 / ...

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives 19.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives 19.6 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  33 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to St Ives

$11 - $85

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to St Ives 19.6 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives 19.6 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives is to shuttle which costs $15 - $120 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport, Terminal 1 International and arriving at Mona Vale Rd At Douglas St via Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E and Macquarie Centre, Stand E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and St Ives is 23 km. The road distance is 31.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $18 - $26.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives, including transfers.

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

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Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives bus services, operated by Forest Coach Lines, arrive at Mona Vale Rd At Douglas St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives is 31 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives via Burwood Station, Burwood Rd, Stand E, Macquarie University Station, Herring Rd, Stand A, and Macquarie Centre, Stand E in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Central Station to Gordon Station
Ave. Duration
34 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 Gordon Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1 - $3
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Forest Coach Lines
Website
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Gordon Station, Stand A to Mona Vale Rd At Garrick Rd
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Wynyard Station, Clarence St, Stand S to Link Rd Opp Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Macquarie Centre, Stand E to Mona Vale Rd At Douglas St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Transdev NSW
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Gordon Station, Werona Av to Mona Vale Rd At Garrick Rd
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Wynyard Station, Clarence St, Stand S to Link Rd Opp Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
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 E to Macquarie University Station, Herring Rd, Stand A
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $80
UberXL
$65 - $85
Taxi
$70 - $95
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Lux
$120 - $160
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to St Ives
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$70 - $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
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to St Ives
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Sydney Airport to St Ives
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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