Transportation

An efficient network of transport options makes travelling to attractions in Sydney and regional NSW affordable and enjoyable.

The Sydney public transport system, provided by Transport for NSW, consists of trains, buses, ferries and light rail. Use the trip planner at transportnsw.info to plan your travel.

 

Wheelchair Accessible Transport

All ferries, trains and new buses in NSW are wheelchair accessible, providing easy access for prams and other mobility devices. You can ask for assistance boarding or leaving transport.

Visit transportnsw.info for more.

 

TripView

TripView displays Sydney train, bus, ferry and light rail timetables, showing your next services. By TripView Pty Ltd.

Download TripView from the App Store

Download TripView from Google Play

Download TripView from Blackberry World

Download TripView from Windows Phone Store

 

Opal Card

The Opal card is an easy, convenient way of paying for your travel on public transport. It's the only card you'll need to get around on all public transport including trains, ferries, buses and light rail.

For more information, visit www.opal.com.au

 

Central Station

Sydney's main terminus for local and regional trains and buses is Central Station at Railway Square, close to Chinatown.

 

Intercity and Country NSW Trains

The NSW TrainLink runs inter-city services from Central Station to the Central Coast, the Southern Highlands, the South Coast and the Blue Mountains. Travelling long distances to regional destinations in country NSW, such as the outback, is easy and affordable via train and bus. TrainLink: +61 13 22 32

 

Regional Bus Services

Private bus companies run daily services along the coast and to the Blue Mountains from Eddy Avenue, outside Central Station.

Firefly Express: 1300 730 740 within Australia

Greyhound: +61 13 14 99

Murrays: +61 13 22 51

Priors Scenic Express: 1800 816 234 within Australia

 

Regional Air Services

Several airlines from Sydney Airport service destinations the NSW regions. There are charter services, too.

Jetstar

Qantas

Virgin Australia

Rex Regional Express

AirLink

 

Taxis

Taxis are a convenient way to get around Sydney.

Legion Cabs: +61 13 14 51

Premier Cabs: +61 13 10 17

Silver Service Cabs: +61 13 31 00

St George Cabs: +61 13 21 66

Taxis Combined Services: +61 13 33 00

Wheelchair Accessible Taxis (WATS): 1800 623 724

 

Cycling

A bicycle is a great way to get around. Cyclists use kerbside bike lanes and are permitted on most of Sydney's multi-lane roads. For more information go to: www.bikesydney.org

 

Live Traffic NSW App

Receive up to the minute news of road incidents and conditions that may affect your journey in Sydney and the NSW regions.

Download the Live Traffic NSW App from the App Store

Download the Live Traffic NSW App from Google Play