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There are 5 ways to get from The Rocks to Newtown by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  16m

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

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26m

  1. Take the bus from Lang Park, York St to King St At Erskineville Rd M30 / ...

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  8m

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

$16 - $20

Uber  •  8m

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

$14 - $19

Walk  •  1h 9m

  1. Walk from The Rocks to Newtown 3.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Rocks to Newtown is to bus which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26m.

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The quickest way to get from The Rocks to Newtown is to taxi which costs $23 - $28 and takes 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lang Park, York St and arriving at King St At Erskineville Rd. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26m.

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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 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16m.

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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 16m and costs $3 - $4.

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The train from Circular Quay Station to Newtown Station takes 16m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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The Rocks to Newtown bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Lang Park, York St station.

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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 16m and costs $3 - $4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26m.

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Map of how to get from The Rocks to Newtown.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 16m

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

Sydney Trains operates a train from The Rocks to Newtown every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 16m. Alternatively, Transport NSW operates a bus from The Rocks to Newtown every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 26m. Transdev NSW also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Lang Park, York St to King St At Erskineville Rd
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Transdev NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transdevnsw.com.au
Bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand H to Newtown Station, King St, Stand D
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Transdev NSW
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Rocks to Newtown
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$14 - $19
UberX
$14 - $19
UberX +
$17 - $23
Select
$21 - $27
UberXL
$21 - $28
Taxi
$26 - $35
Black
$30 - $45
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Lux
$45 - $60
Taxi from The Rocks to Newtown
Ave. Duration
8m
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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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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