Getting There

AgileAus19 returns to the Hilton Sydney, see below some tips on how to get there and how to get around.

Flying into Sydney

Thanks to Virgin Australia, discount flights are available for AgileAus19 attendees through the booking panel on this webpage.

Virgin Australia discounts available include:

  • Domestic Business: up to 10% Virgin Australia Domestic Business class fares
  • Domestic Flexi: up to 10% Virgin Australia Domestic Freedom fares
  • Domestic Saver: up to 10 % Virgin Australia Domestic Elevate and Getaway fares (excluding tactical and Sale fares)

Discount fares are available to purchase until midnight Monday 17 June 2019. Travel must be between Monday 17 June 2019 to midnight Wednesday 3 July 2019.
All fares purchased using the booking panel are subject to the fare type terms and conditions provided on the Virgin Australia website.

There are four major airlines which fly regularly into Sydney. You can compare all flights in one spot at

Transport Options from Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport is conveniently located only 8 kilometres from the city centre and less than 10 kilometres from major tourist attractions. There are many options to get to and from Sydney Airport to the CBD.

By taxi and rideshare
You can access taxis and rideshare services when you arrive. The Sydney CBD is a short, 20 minute ride away and will cost about $45-$55 one way. You’ll find taxi ranks at the front of all terminals – simply follow the signs to the nearest ranks. For rideshare services, please arrange with your driver to meet you at our priority pick-up area.

By train
Sydney Airport is located approximately 15 minutes by train from the city. The train stations in closest proximity to the Hilton Sydney to travel to are either Town Hall Station on George St, or St James Station on Elizabeth St.
Airport Link offers a fast and convenient way to reach the city and suburbs, with trains running approximately every 10 minutes. The station is located at the northern end of the terminal and accessible from the Arrivals level. To use this service, you will need to purchase an Opal Card from the station, Relay or WH Smith. For more information, including fares, maps, timetable changes and travel planners, choose from the links below.

By shuttle
If you’re looking for a shuttle transfer, limousine, accommodation, tours and attractions please visit the Redy2go website below. Redy2Go desks can also be found at the arrivals hall of our T1 and T2 terminals. If you’re looking for bus and limousine transfer services that provide transport between the airport and most Sydney suburbs and regional areas, you can find a range of providers via Mozio.

Getting around Sydney

Sydney Public Transport

Sydney’s public transport system features a comprehensive network of train, bus and ferry services. Light rail lines, airport links, sightseeing buses and taxi services complement the network.

If you are planning to use public transport around Sydney, it is recommended that you purchase an Opal card.

Opal Cards
If you are planning to use public transport around Sydney, it is recommended that you purchase an Opal card. Opal cards are smartcard tickets that you keep, reload and reuse to pay for travel on public transport and makes getting around on public transport easy.
Simply add value to your Opal card then tap on and tap off to pay your fares on trains, buses, ferries and light rail – anywhere within the Opal network.

Opal Single Trip Tickets
Opal single trip tickets and Opal single bus tickets are single-use tickets for train, ferry, light rail and bus trips within the Opal network. They’re designed as a back-up option, just in case you don’t have an Opal card yet, or you don’t have your Opal card with you.
You must tap on and tap off when travelling with an Opal single trip ticket when you’re travelling on the train, ferry or light rail. If you don’t, you’re not travelling with a valid ticket and you can be fined. Single trip tickets are available from Opal top up and single trip ticket machines at selected locations in the Opal network. Some machines accept Eftpos, Visa, Mastercard – some accept Eftpos, Visa, Mastercard and cash.

The Opal single bus ticket is a ticket that you can purchase from the driver on board the bus (except prepaid services). Customers do not need to tap on or tap off.

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