There are 7 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo by train, bus, taxi, 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  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Central Station T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line / ...

$1 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Princes Hwy Opp Fanning St to Broadway Shopping Centre, Broadway 422 / ...

$1 - $10

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo 6.6 miles

$30 - $40

Shuttle  •  11 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sydney Airport to Ultimo

$11 - $90

Towncar  •  11 min

  1. Take a town car from Sydney Airport to Ultimo 6.6 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo 6.6 miles

$28 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Walk from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo 5.6 miles

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 14 min. Transport NSW also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 23 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Wolli Creek Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Princes Hwy Opp Fanning St to Broadway Shopping Centre, Broadway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Punchbowl Bus Company
Website
punchbowlbus.com.au
Bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Central Station, Railway Square, Stand K
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
punchbowlbus.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney International Airport to Sydney Central Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$1
Flexifare
$7 - $10
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$23 - $35
uberX
$23 - $35
TAXI
$28 - $35
UberSELECT
$30 - $40
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$50 - $70
UberLUX
$65 - $85
UberSUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Ultimo
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Ultimo
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo?

The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Ultimo is 7 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo?

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo is to train which costs $1 - $17 and takes 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo?

The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $40 - $50.

Is there a direct train between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Ultimo?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wolli Creek Station and arriving at Central Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Ultimo?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Princes Hwy Opp Fanning St and arriving at Broadway Shopping Centre, Broadway. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Ultimo?

The train from Wolli Creek Station to Central Station takes 14 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.