Sydney Airport is located in the inner-southern suburb of Mascot, meaning that your journey into The Rocks will take approximately 25 minutes depending on traffic. The Rocks are one of Sydney’s oldest and trendiest areas, famous for its prestigious fine-dining culture. People visiting The Rocks do so to enjoy its classy and sophisticated atmosphere, so, why not opt for a transport method to suit the occasion – a private transfer with Car Australia.

Whilst there are many different transport options between Sydney Airport to The Rocks, including, trains, buses, shuttles and taxis, a Car Australia transfer is your most direct and convenient option, offering unrivalled value for money. We have a number of well-appointed, modern and premier vehicles to suit all needs and budget types, catering for single passengers and groups of up to 20. Our door-to-door service means the luxury of a private and direct transfer, to and from any location of your choosing in both comfort and style.

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Sydney Airport To The Rocks: Enjoy Your Trip With Car Australia

Your trip from Sydney Airport to The Rocks will be one of premium comfort and convenience, with our vehicle types ranging from standard to premium sedans, SUV’s, people movers, minibuses and coaches. Our drivers are highly experienced and knowledgeable of the local areas and all vehicles are modern and fuel-efficient to minimise our environmental impact. For more useful tips, see our guide below.

Pick Up and Other Information

Being one of Sydney’s most sought-after precincts inevitably means periods of traffic and congestion. If your schedule is bound by dinner reservations, it’s best not to leave your travel up to unpredictable public transport timetables, instead choosing a reliable method that you can trust. A Car Australia transfer from Sydney airport to The Rocks can see you arriving in as little as 18 minutes during off-peak periods and up to 35 minutes in peak conditions.

Peak travel times:

  • Airport to The Rocks – 30 – 35 minutes
  • The Rocks to Airport – 28 – 35 minutes

Off-peak travel times:

  • Airport to The Rocks – 20 – 25 minutes
  • The Rocks to Airport – 18 – 25 minutes

Sydney Airport information

Sydney Airport is the bustling gateway into Australia’s largest city. Millions of passengers travelling internationally and domestically through the airport’s terminals each year. Luckily, Sydney Airport is incredibly well set out and therefore simple to navigate. Consisting of only three terminals, T1 is for international flights and T2 & T3 are domestic. All terminals offer a range of car park options as well as kerbside pick-up, drop-off and express zones close by to the terminal entrances.

Passengers travelling with Car Australia experience the added benefit of our meet and greet service. Domestic passengers will be met by their driver at their corresponding baggage carrousel and international passengers will be met in the arrivals hall. Sydney Airport offers all the fantastic features and facilities you can expect of any major, world-class airport. Free Wi-Fi, eateries, cafes, bars, airline lounges, shopping, foreign exchange desks, travel agencies and pharmacies are just some of what awaits you inside.

The Rocks

Surrounded by gorgeous heritage architecture and stunning views from the southern shore of Sydney Harbour, The Rocks is an iconic Sydney precinct. Complete with historic sandstone structures, cobble stoned laneways and incredible fine-dining opportunities, the atmosphere by night is both classic and dreamy. By day the streets are bursting with life, hosting the energetic weekend markets, where you will find all sorts of local, artisanal goods and produce. Only a short distance away from the CBD, The Rock’s is an ideal place to begin your Sydney adventures. Car Australia operates any time of the day or night and services the whole of The Rocks and surrounding areas. Simply head to our website, mobile app, or give us a call to make your next booking.