Glebe is an inner-western suburb of Sydney which sits only 3 kilometres from the city centre and 10.3 kilometres from Sydney International Airport. There is a range of different transport methods that will take you from Sydney Airport to Glebe, including multiple different public transport lines, taxis, hire cars and shuttles. With the price of Taxis being exorbitant and public transport being both crowded and slow, finding the right method to navigate the bustling inner-city suburbs can feel daunting. Luckily there’s a better solution – A private chauffer drove transfer with Car Australia.

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Glebe to Sydney Airport: Travel times and getting around

In order to get the most out of your next trip to Glebe, we have collated some useful material including, airport information and travel and destination tips to help plan your itinerary.


Pick Up and Other Information

Travel times

Your average journey time from Sydney Airport to Glebe is around 18 minutes. Sydney roads are renowned for their formidable traffic conditions, and during peak periods your trip may extend up to 30 minutes. On the other hand, when traffic conditions are favourable and congestion is at a minimum, you could arrive in as little as 13 minutes by car.

Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport is split into 3 large terminals. Terminal 1 is its dedicated international terminal, and terminals 2 and 3 are used for domestic and regional flights. Each terminal has its own dedicated arrivals and departure level which are easily located by following the signs upon arrival. All three terminals are within a close distance from each other and have their own conveniently placed car parking options to choose from.

Despite its hurried atmosphere and large size, Sydney Airport is modern and well laid out, making for easy navigation and surprisingly straightforward access, it’s as simple as following the signs. A short distance from each of the terminal entrances and only a brief walk from the check-in areas, visitors will find plenty of kerbside pick-up and drop-off bays as well as disabled parking places. Inside, Sydney terminals are equally as well-appointed, modern and accessible. Informative signs point visitors to ample food, beverage and entertainment opportunities as well as excellent transit amenities, all of which help to make Sydney Airport first in its class in terms of the airport experience.


Glebe’s historical roots trace back to being a parish owned land and settlement, retained by the Anglican church. Surrounded by harbour inlets and neighbouring bays, Glebe is one of Sydney’s oldest areas. Its colonial architecture and several heritages listed buildings give the suburb a charming old-world feel, complete with terrace houses and quaint alfresco style dining and cafes. Glebe offers a lively daytime market at the local public school and is a short walk to the famous Sydney fish markets. Its flourishing restaurant and nightlife scene includes trendy art deco brasseries and heritage style pubs. With plenty to see and do on your next trip to Glebe, Car Australia expertly takes the hassle out of the transportation aspect- Just let us know where you’d like to go.