There are 5 ways to get from The Rocks to Newtown by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Circular Quay Station to Newtown Station T2 Inner West and Leppington Line / ...

$2 - $3

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Bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the bus from Wynyard Station, York St, Stand H to King St At Erskineville Rd M30 / ...

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Rocks to Newtown 4.1 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Rocks to Newtown 4.1 miles

$14 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Walk from The Rocks to Newtown 3.6 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wynyard Station, York St, Stand H station and arriving at King St At Erskineville Rd. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Circular Quay Station station and arriving at Newtown Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between The Rocks and Newtown is 5 km.

The best way to get from The Rocks to Newtown without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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The train from Circular Quay Station to Newtown Station takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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The Rocks to Newtown bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Wynyard Station, York St, Stand H.

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The Rocks to Newtown train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Circular Quay Station.

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The best way to get from The Rocks to Newtown is to train which takes 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 min.

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The Rocks to Newtown bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at King St At Erskineville Rd station.

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The Rocks to Newtown train services, operated by Sydney Trains, arrive at Newtown Station.

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Map of how to get from The Rocks to Newtown.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between The Rocks, NSW, Australia and Newtown, NSW, Australia?

Sydney Trains operates a train from The Rocks to Newtown every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from The Rocks to Newtown every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 26 min. Transdev NSW also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Wynyard Station, York St, Stand H to King St At Erskineville Rd
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transdev NSW
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand H to Newtown Station, King St, Stand D
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transdevnsw.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Rocks to Newtown
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$14 - $19
UberX
$14 - $19
Select
$20 - $26
UberXL
$20 - $27
Taxi
$24 - $35
Black
$30 - $40
Black SUV
$40 - $55
Lux
$40 - $55
Taxi from The Rocks to Newtown
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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