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Terminal Transfer

From Domestic Terminal (T2) to International Terminal (T1)

Although linked by runways and aprons, Sydney Airport’s domestic and international terminal buildings are located separately. There are several options available for transfer between T1 International and T2/T3 Domestic Terminals, depending on your flight details and time allowance.

Click here for a map of our terminals and transfer methods.  Sydney Airport Overview (0.6MB)

Approximate costs of transfer options are listed below, with links to other pages and websites for more information.

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T-Bus Service

The T-Bus is a shuttle bus service between International (T1) and Domestic (T2) Terminals which costs $5.50 (one way, per person). The journey takes up to 10 mins and operates frequently in the morning peak period from 6am, then half hourly until 9pm. The bus stops are on arrivals levels, at T1 Bus Bay 21 near McDonalds, and at T2 on the first roadway in the centre of the terminal.

For more detailed information contact Carbridge our service provider directly on +61 2 96691899 or go to www.carbridge.com.au


A taxi journey between T1 International and T2/T3 Domestic Terminals will take up to 10 mins depending on the time of day. The approximate cost for this journey is $17.00 - $22.00 (one way, per taxi).

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Airport Link offers a $5.40 (one way, per person) transfer ticket for passengers transferring between T1 International and T2/T3 Domestic Terminals. The journey takes only 2 minutes and there are frequent services between 5am and midnight, 7 days a week. For more information visit www.airportlink.com.au.

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Qantas Seamless Transfer

If you are transferring between a Qantas Domestic Flight (QF400 - QF1599) and a Qantas International Flight (QF001 - QF399) in either direction, you may be eligible to use the Qantas Seamless Transfer Service. For more information and to confirm your eligibility visit www.qantas.com or phone 13 13 13.

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Virgin Australia Seamless Transfer

If you are transferring between Virgin Australia and Pacific Blue, Polynesian Blue or one of Virgin’s interline or codeshare partner airlines - or vice versa - you may be eligible to use their Seamless Transfer Service. For further information and to confirm your eligibility, please visit www.virginaustralia.com or phone 13 67 89.

From Domestic (T2) to Qantas Terminal (T3)

T2 and T3 Domestic Terminals are walking distance apart. Clearly marked signage will assist in your transfer between these terminals.