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Central Railway Station

Eddy Ave | Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9379 1777
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“light rail” (30 reviews)
“busy station” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Eddy Ave | Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Inner West
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+61 2 9379 1777
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Central station is your typical in out people moving to and from home The country terminal is original The suburban is still not adequate for the amount of passengers passing through More elevators more escalators are urgently needed Not enough toilettes You will find a...More

Thank mje0250
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its just another train station. It does have a gothic exterior but that is about it. It doesn't really have very much character. It now accesses the metro and has the bus interchange attached to it. I wouldn't go out of the way to see...More

Thank Ginges_revenge
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

I guess this is Sydney's equivalent to Melbourne's Southern Cross Station. This station has numerous platforms and is located at the Chinatown end of Sydney. For a hotel conveniently located to a train station we have stayed at The Mecure Hotel which is located above...More

Thank tommomelbourne
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Very imposing Gothic station which has now been updated to have access to the metro. On the big bus route if you want to see it without making a special trip.

Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Easy to navigate your way around, plenty of signage and information for where you are going. We passed through many times during our 2 week stay, also this is where you can get your Opel cards.

Thank AnnMaree Z
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was my first trip on a regional train. I found Central Railway Station very clean. The staff were extremely helpful and courteous. Thoroughly enjoyable trip!

Thank Marieeliz06
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Part of it is old and beautiful but otherwise, it is just a functional and practical form of transport. This time came in from the Devonshire entrance and found it difficult to work out where the platforms were. Those who use it everyday would have...More

Thank RonWamberal
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Nice location right downtown, buses subway and tours start from there. Fairly large but centrally located.

Thank advcards
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

We arrived from Woy Woy a regional train line and asked an employee how to get to Circular Quay - Platform 16 down the stairs and within minutes we were on our way. Couldn't have been easier. On the way back we knew where the...More

Thank Llewellyn53
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Been to this place from orange nsw for administrative job. Railway station had enough instructions for commuters to reach desired destination. I was little skeptical about new places but everything went right.

Thank Sanjay P
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mtamlin69
29 March 2018|
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Response from Janni_NZAuckland | Reviewed this property |
Yes, sure does - we used them!
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Sherpa123
24 January 2018|
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Response from DocRah6 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I didn't notice any food outlets on the Grand Concourse , however, I do know there is an outlet offering great choices of good and hot drinks. Even head out the station, tine permitting and there are various outlet... More
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48anne2016
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Response from Janette1953 | Reviewed this property |
Do not think so.
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