All visitors to the Darling Harbour precinct are advised to take note of any following public transport changes or closures before heading to an event.
TEMPORARY LIGHT RAIL CHANGES
On Sunday 24 October 2021 the L1 Dulwich Hill light rail services will be replaced by busues for the Central to Dulwich Hill and Dulwich Hill to Central stations.
Green Transport & AccesS Options
Cruise into Darling Harbour on a ferry with direct services from Circular Quay, King Street Wharf or Pyrmont Bay Wharf. Captain Cook Cruises operates services between Darling Harbour Convention Wharf, Barangaroo King Street Wharf No.1 and Circular Quay.
Darling Harbour is only 8km from Sydney Airport.
Sydney Light Rail
The Light Rail travels right through a number of Darling Harbour stations including ICC Sydney’s stops, Convention Centre and Exhibition Centre. The Light Rail starts at Central Station in the CBD and travels to Dulwich Hill in the inner west.
A Water Taxi is a great option for getting to and from Darling Harbour. Water Taxi’s depart from The Rocks, Circular Quay, The Opera House and Luna Park.
A short walk from Central or Town Hall will take you directly to Darling Quarter, Tumbalong Park and Sydney Visitor Centre. Town Hall and Central Stations are a 10-minute walk from ICC Sydney.
ICC Sydney has two car park facilities located within the Exhibition Centre and Aware Super Theatre, comprising a total of 826 car spaces. Additionally, there are secure car parks located in and around Darling Harbour, including Wilson Harbourside Car Park and Wilson Darling Square Car Park.
ICC Sydney has its own bus stop. Bus routes 389 and 501 stop at Harris Street near Allen Street – a 10-minute walk from ICC Sydney.
Taxi and Uber
The best taxi and Uber drop off and pick up locations include the new Iron Wharf Place next to Harbourside Shopping Centre and Zollner Circuit on the Southern end of Aware Super Theatre, both accessed via Darling Drive.
Sydney is host to beautiful recreational and coast walks. Routes to ICC Sydney include from Central Station via The Goods Line. More information.
Bike racks are available in Exhibition Car Park 1 including male and female shower and change room facilities. Personal locks are required. Find your Sydney cycling route here.
ICC Sydney operates two 24 hour car parking stations with a total of 826 parking spaces including 11 disabled parking bays, 25 motorcycle parking spaces, 50 bicycle racks and 30 electric car charge spaces.
The two car park facilities are located within the Exhibition Centre (Car Park 1) and Aware Super Theatre (Car Park 2).
Electric Charging bays:
ICC Sydney has 20 electric car charging bays located in Car Park 1. ICC Sydney has 10 electric car charging bays located on Level 1 in Car Park 2. Please note that the electric chargers in ICC Sydney’s car parks will activate/unlock with any RFID card. These chargers have a Type 1 plug. Visitors who have a Type 2 car will need to bring an adapter. Click here for more information about our electric charging bays.
Car parking rates are listed below.
ICC Sydney operates as cashless parking only.
Payment for parking can be made using credit card.
TICKETLESS - tap credit card/phone pay on entry - no ticket is issued - tap same credit card/phone pay on exit and payment is made.
TICKET - take a ticket on entry, then when ready to exit pay at pay stations or exit gates with ticket and credit card.
Other parking options:
Additionally, there are a number of secure car parks located in and around Darling Harbour including Harbourside Car Park. For a full list of car parking facilities, please visit the Darling Harbour website.
Car Park Height: 2.2m
14 Darling Drive, Sydney, NSW 2000
ICC Sydney Exhibition Centre Car Park (Car Park 1) - OPEN
Aware Super Theatre Car Park (Car Park 2) - OPEN
7 Days - 24 hours
Standard parking rates (will apply for all vehicles entering the car parks):
|0 - 1 hour||$18.00|
|1 - 2 hours||$30.00|
|2 - 3 hours||$38.00|
|3 - 4 hours||$44.00|
|4+ hours (to 4am only)||$49.00|
Entry after 5pm and exit before 4.00am
Car Park rates reset at 4.00am daily.
*Monthly Parking Rates:
A monthly car park rate is available for Car Park 2 for $299 per month. For further information and booking please download the Car Park Monthly Booking Form and email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Prices may be subject to change. Please refer to terms and conditions.
Best Driving Approach
Head southeast on Oxford St toward Elizabeth St Take Cascade St to Glenmore Rd Take New South Head Rd and Cross City Tunnel exit Use the middle lane to turn right onto Pier St Keep left to continue toward Darling Dr At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Darling Dr
City - North
Travel along the Harbour Bridge on Lane 5 Keep Left and follow signs to Darling Harbour Continue straight onto Harbour St the middle lane to turn right onto Pier St left to continue toward Darling Dr At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Darling Dr
Travel along M4 Western Motorway Follow Signs to Harbour Bridge Continue onto Anzac Bridge/Western Distributor Turn right onto Harbour St Use the middle lane to turn right onto Pier St Keep left to continue toward Darling Dr
Follow M1 to Eastern Distributor to Darlinghurst. Exit from M1 Take Cross City Tunnel and Harbour St exit Use the middle lane to turn right onto Pier St Keep left to continue toward Darling Dr At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Darling Dr