There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House by train, 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.

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Train  •  33 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 Circular Quay Station T3 Bankstown Line / ...

$14 - $15

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Shuttle  •  15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Sydney Opera House

$11 - $90

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House 8.5 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House 8.5 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  15 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Sydney Opera House 8.5 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House 8.5 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Sydney Opera House is 10 km. The road distance is 13.7 km.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Sydney Airport (SYD) station to Sydney Opera House station. However, there are services departing from International Airport Station and arriving at Circular Quay Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House via Central Station and Circular Quay Station in around 33 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
$12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Circular Quay Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$24 - $35
uberX
$24 - $35
UberSELECT
$35 - $45
uberXL
$35 - $45
TAXI
$35 - $50
UberBLACK
$50 - $65
UberLUX
$70 - $90
UberSUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Sydney Opera House
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Sydney Opera House
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Sydney Opera House
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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