There are 5 ways to get from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross by bus, train, taxi, 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

Line 396 bus, train  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 396 bus from Circular Quay, Alfred St, Stand B to Martin Place Station, Elizabeth St, Stand F 396 / ...
  2. Take the train from Martin Place Station to Kings Cross Station T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line / ...

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 324 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 324 bus from Hickson Rd Opp Wharf Theatres to Kings Cross Station, Bayswater Rd, Stand C 324 / ...

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross 1.7 miles

$9 - $11

Uber  •  3 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross 1.7 miles

$13 - $17

Walk  •  32 min

  1. Walk from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross 1.7 miles

What companies run services between Sydney Opera House, NSW, Australia and Kings Cross, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a bus from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Martin Place Station to Kings Cross Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Circular Quay, Alfred St, Stand B to Martin Place Station, Elizabeth St, Stand F
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Hickson Rd Opp Wharf Theatres to Kings Cross Station, Bayswater Rd, Stand C
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$9 - $13
uberX
$9 - $13
TAXI
$13 - $17
UberSELECT
$14 - $18
uberXL
$14 - $19
UberBLACK
$22 - $29
UberLUX
$30 - $40
UberSUV
$30 - $40
Taxi from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Silver Service
Phone
+61 13 31 00
Website
silverservice.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
+61 13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney Opera House and Kings Cross is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross is to line 324 bus which costs $3 - $5 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs $12 - $15.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hickson Rd Opp Wharf Theatres and arriving at Kings Cross Station, Bayswater Rd, Stand C. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

It takes approximately 20 min to get from Sydney Opera House to Kings Cross, including transfers.