From T1 to T2/T3
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 the T1 International and T2/T3 domestic terminals, depending on your flight details and how much time you have to make your connection.
Click here for a map of our terminals and transfer methods.
The approximate cost of the various transfer options are listed below, with links to other pages and websites for more information.
The T-Bus is a shuttle bus service between the T1 International and T2/T3 domestic terminals, which costs $5.50 (one way, per person). The journey takes up to 10 minutes and operates frequently in the morning peak period from 6am, then up to half hourly until 9pm. Bus stops are located on the arrivals levels at T1 at Bus Bay 1 near McDonalds and at T2 on the first roadway in the Centre of the terminal.
For more information, contact Carbridge directly on +61 2 96691899 or go to http://www.carbridge.com.au.
A taxi journey between T1 International and the T2/T3 domestic terminals will take up to 10 minutes, depending on the time of day. The approximate cost for this journey is $17.00 - $22.00 (one way, per taxi).
Airport Link offers a $5.80 (one way, per person) single transfer ticket for passengers travelling between the T1 International and T2/T3 Domestic terminals. However, pricing does vary if the traveller is using an Opal Card. The journey takes only two minutes and there are frequent services between 5am and midnight, seven days a week. For more information, visit www.airportlink.com.au.
Qantas Seamless Transfer
If you are transferring between a Qantas domestic service (QF400 - QF1599) and a Qantas international service (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.
Virgin Australia Seamless Transfer
If you are transferring between Virgin Australia and one of Virgin’s international partner airlines or Virgin Samoa - or vice versa - you may be eligible to use Virgin’s transfer service. For further information and to confirm your eligibility, please visit www.virginaustralia.com or phone 13 67 89.
From T2 to T3
The T2 and T3 domestic terminals are walking distance apart. Clearly marked signage will assist if you require directions between these terminals.