Sydney Airport is the largest airport in Australia in terms of passenger numbers. Almost 50 airlines offer flights to and from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. The airport is a hub a few of those airlines such as Qantas, Virgin Australia, Tigerair and Jetstar.
Where is Sydney Airport situated?
Sydney Airport is located south of Sydney’s city centre. From the city centre, you can reach the airport by following M1 road.
How many terminals does Sydney Airport have?
The airport has three terminals, the International Terminal (T1) is located on the west side of the runway the two Domestic Terminals (T2 & T3) are situated on the east side of the runway. The terminals are connected by the T-Bus service (free of charge) and the Airport Link Train (6,70 AUD).
The distance from Sydney Airport to the centre of Sydney is 15 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Sydney.
From SYD Airport to Sydney City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Sydney Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Sydney Airport you can travel by train. Visit the Sydney Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Sydney Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Sydney Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Sydney is about A$ 55.-. Book your taxi at Sydney Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From SYD Airport to Sydney City centre by Taxi
At Sydney Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Hotels near the airport
Looking for the best hotels near Sydney Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.
Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Sydney Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
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