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Sydney Travel Guide

Sydney Airports

Sydney Airport (SYD)


The airport is situated six miles (9km) south of Sydney.


GMT +10 (GMT +11 from the last Sunday in October to the


Transfer Terminals: 

The Airport Rail Link connects the international (T1) and domestic terminals (T2 and T3), and the T-Bus provides a frequent service between T1 and T2. Some passengers may qualify for the Qantas Seamless Transfer service, which is the easiest way to transfer between the Domestic and International terminals. The Domestic terminals are walking distance apart.

Transfer City: 

Car Rental: 

All the main car hire companies are represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis: 

There are supervised taxi ranks outside the terminal; regular taxis and maxi taxis (for groups) are available from here. The taxi fare to the city centre in off-peak traffic should be about A$25, excluding tolls.

Airport Facilities: 

There are a wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants throughout the terminals, as well as shower facilities, Internet kiosks, cell phone rental and duty-free shopping. T1 and T2 also have wireless Internet access. Foreign exchange and ATMs are available throughout the airport. Medical facilities and baggage storage are also available in T1. The airport is non-smoking but there are some designated smoking areas. Business services in Terminals 1 and 2 offer meeting rooms, fax and Intern

Car Parking: 

Both the Domestic and International terminals easily accessible parking areas. Rates are 7 AUD for the first 30 minutes, 15 AUD for an hour and 52 AUD for 3-24 hours. Charges rise considerably after that with day two costing 104 AUD and day three is 156 AUD. Day four onwards only costs AUD 20 per day. Discounts are available by booking online.

Departure Tax: 

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