Useful Information

Directions to Darling Harbour from Sydney Airport

Darling Harbour is only 8km from Sydney Airport.

Go to Sydney Airport Domestic or Sydney Airport International Train Station.

At either of these stations go to Platform 1.

Catch the train to Town Hall Station. From Town Hall Station walk down Market Street into the Darling Harbour area.

Alternatively catch the train to Central Station and connect with the Light Rail to the Convention Centre Light Rail Station or the Exhibition Centre Station or The Star (Casino) Station at Darling Harbour.

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Airport Connect

Airport Connect offers door to door Sydney Airport shuttle services to and from Sydney Domestic and International airport to Sydney CBD. At our affordable rates, the company offers round-the-clock trips but also personalised services. These include pre-booked shuttles, mini buses and private tours to exciting tourist destinations in New South Wales.

Airport Connect’s fleet are comfortable air-conditioned mini buses and along with our excellent customer service, our dedicated staff will ensure your experience with us is safe and reliable in servicing your transport needs.

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Taking a Taxi from Airport to Darling Harbour

Taxis from the Sydney airport to Darling Harbour, Sydney cost approximately AU$50 and take between 20–30 minutes. Trains depart every 15 minutes from both the Domestic and International terminals at Sydney Airport, with a cost of approximately AU$15.


A short walk from Central or Town Hall will take you directly to Darling Quarter, Tumbalong Park and Sydney Visitor Centre.


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Taxi’s Ranks in Darling Harbour

There are two taxi ranks at Darling Harbour; one at Wheat Road near the IMAX Cinema and one behind the shopping centre on Convention Place.


Cruise into Darling Harbour on a ferry with direct services from Circular Quay, King Street Wharf or Pyrmont Bay Wharf

Sydney Light Rail

The Light Rail travels right through a number of Darling Harbour stations. The Light Rail starts at Central Station in the CBD and travels to Lilyfield in the inner west.

Water Taxi

Darling Harbour Water Taxi’s depart from The Rocks, Circular Quay, The Opera House and Luna Park


Are located around Darling Harbour.

Information Maps around Sydney

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