Trains: the closest station to get to and from the event is Circular Quay. Both the 5km and 10km events start on George Street near the Overseas Passenger Terminal which is within short walking distance. Trackwork is taking place on parts of the T1 North Shore Line, T9 Northern Line, Central Coast & Newcastle Line and Hunter Line on the weekend of the event – if you’re travelling from these train lines, frequent buses will replace services but please plan ahead and allow extra travel time.
Metro: Sydney Metro services start operating from around 4am and run every 10 minutes throughout the day. Change at Chatswood to connect with train services to the city.
Bus: plenty of buses run to Circular Quay, Wynyard and Martin Place to get you within walking distance of the start line. Some buses that usually travel through The Rocks, Walsh Bay, King St Wharf and Pyrmont will be diverting from their regular routes and terminating early while roads are closed for the event.
Ferry: ferries don’t operate early on Sunday mornings to get you to the start line on time but you can catch the ferry home after the event from nearby Circular Quay wharf.
Light rail: catch the light rail to Circular Quay to get within walking distance of the Overseas Passenger Terminal.
You can pay for travel on all modes of public transport including metro, trains, buses, ferries and light rail by tapping on and off services using an Opal card. If you don’t have one, you can also use your major debit or credit card, or linked device, to tap on and off services Remember to top up your Opal card before you head out to avoid lines at top-up machines.
NSW Health strongly recommend wearing a mask while travelling on public transport.
Visit transportnsw.info for all the details and to plan your trip.
The below lines will be effected by trackwork event weekend – Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 July (weekend).
• T1 North Shore Line Buses replace T1 North Shore Line trains between Berowra and Hornsby.
• T9 Northern Line Buses replace trains between Hornsby and Strathfield.
• Blue Mountains Line Trains start and end at Blacktown.
• Central Coast & Newcastle Line Buses replace trains between Newcastle Interchange and Central.
• Hunter Line Buses replace trains between Scone, Dungog and Newcastle Interchange.