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Travel Information

GMARS will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Coogee Beach, Sydney, Australia.

Taking the taxi would be the best option to reach the Hotel as there are no direct trains or buses.

If you wish to use public transport, you will need to purchase an Opal card.  Please follow the link below on how to purchase this card:

The Airport
Kingsford-Smith Airport (Sydney airport) is located about 8km south of the city centre and transport to the city is available by road and train.

Sydney Trains
The Airport line operates from all City Circle train stations to the domestic terminals (T2 and T3) and international terminal (T1) every 10 minutes. The trip will take between 10 and 20 minutes, depending on the starting and ending point of your trip.

The Airport line runs from around 5am until midnight, 7 days a week. You are required to pay a station access fee when you use either the Sydney Domestic or International airport stations.

You can get Adult and Child/Youth Opal cards at the ticket windows located within the train stations at the Sydney Domestic or International Airport.

The train from the airport to the central station takes between 10-14 minutes. For information on the airport, airline carriers as well as local transportation options please visit:  Central Station is the main city centre stop. A taxi from the airport to the city: will take 20 to 30 minutes and cost approx. AUD$30.

Train stations in the Sydney Central Business District (CBD) include Central, Museum, St James, Town Hall, Wynyard, Circular Quay, Martin Place and Kings Cross. They are easy to travel between or to connect with services going to the northern, southern and western suburbs.  See the Sydney Trains Network map.

Trains to the eastern suburbs, including Bondi Junction (near Bondi Beach) and Edgecliff, leave from Central, Town Hall and Martin Place stations.

Buses operate right across Sydney, with priority routes in the Sydney Central Business District (CBD) along Elizabeth Street, Castlereagh Street, Park Street, Druitt Street, Clarence Street and York Street.