There are 8 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Watsons Bay by train, bus, ferry, 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, line 324 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. T8 Airport and South Line
  2. 324

$15 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus, line 380 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. 400
  2. 380

$5 - $8

6 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  1 h 5 min

  1. T8 Airport and South Line
  2. CCWB Circular Quay to Watsons Bay Ferry / ...

$17 - $22

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. 13.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. 13.2 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  21 min

$11 - $90

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. 13.2 miles

$95 - $140

Uber  •  21 min

  1. 13.2 miles

$40 - $55

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

You can take a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Watsons Bay via Bondi Junction Station, Stand P and Bondi Junction Station, Stand G in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Edgecliff Station, Stand D to Old South Head Rd Near Derby St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Sydney Airport, International Terminal to Bondi Junction Station, Stand P
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Bondi Junction Station, Stand G to Military Rd Terminus
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ferry operators
Captain Cook Cruises
Website
captaincook.com.au
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 6 to Watsons Bay Wharf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
captaincook.com.au
Sydney Ferries
Website
sydneytrains.info
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Watsons Bay Wharf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Watsons Bay
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
TAXI
$40 - $55
UberSELECT
$45 - $60
uberXL
$45 - $65
UberBLACK
$65 - $85
UberLUX
$95 - $130
UberSUV
$95 - $130
Taxi from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Watsons Bay
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sydney Airport to Watsons Bay
Estimated price
$11 - $90
Towncar from Sydney Airport to Watsons Bay
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Watsons Bay is 15 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Watsons Bay is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Watsons Bay is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $70 - $85.

No, there is no direct bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Watsons Bay. However, there are services departing from Sydney Airport, International Terminal and arriving at Military Rd Terminus via Bondi Junction Station, Stand G. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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