Travel to Sydney
Sydney is the Harbour City. It is the largest, oldest and most cosmopolitan city in Australia with an enviable reputation as one of the world’s most beautiful and liveable cities. Brimming with history, nature, culture, art, fashion, cuisine, design, and set next to miles of ocean coastline and sandy surf beaches. The city is also home to the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbor Bridge, two of the most iconic structures on the planet. The summer temperatures usually reach around 26°C but it can be very hot, with temperatures climbing to over 40°C for a few days each summer.
Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport (SYD) is Australia’s busiest airport and is the main gateway to Australia. It is located only 8km from the City center in Southern Sydney on the northern shores of Botany Bay. Sydney Airport is the oldest continually operated commercial airport anywhere in the world.
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Travel from Sydney to Brisbane
Brisbane is the state capital of the Australian state of Queensland and is the largest city in that state. Brisbane Airport (BNE) is the city’s main airport located north-east of the city centre and provides domestic and international passenger services.
Travel in Brisbane by Bus
There are regular buses to and from Lone Pine operated by the Brisbane City Council. Brisbane City Council Bus number 445 leaves from stop 40 Adelaide Street. Brisbane City Council Bus number 430 leaves from Platform B4, Queen Street bus station. Adult fares are $4.70 and children, pensioners and students are $2.40 (with valid I.D.). Prices are subject to change. For updated information on public transport please visit: translink.com.au or call 13 12 30
Airtrain transportation in Brisbane
Airtrain is a convenient form of transportation in Brisbane. More information and timetables can be found at: http://www.airtrain.com.au/timetable.php
The train will allow you to get to the Gold Coast beaches and to many other locations in Brisbane and vicinity: http://www.airtrain.com.au/
For USA passport holder, you may apply for tourism ETA online. An ETA is equivalent to a visa, but there is no stamp or label in your passport and there is no need for you to visit an Australian diplomatic office to submit an application.