Sydney Airport (SYD)
Sydney Airport (IATA code: SYD, ICAO code: YSSY), officially called "Kingsford Smith International Airport" is located in the Mascot district of Sydney and is the oldest public airport in the world and the largest in Australia.
The Kingsford Smith International Airport or Sydney Airport is an airport station located in Mascot a neighborhood belonging to Sydney in Australia. is considered the main airport of that city and is the largest base of Qantas. Kingford Smith was named after Australian aviation pioneer Charles Kingsford Smith. It is the oldest public airport in the world and the largest in Australia with 26 million passengers per year.
Since 1933 the first runways were built inside the airport, while in 1966 a new terminal was built, officially inaugurated on May 3, 1970 in the presence of Queen Elizabeth II of England.
Sydney Airport is in Oceania and in Australia, the busiest airport in the country (in 2008 it registered approximately 32 million passengers). Of this part a great quantity of flights of cabotage of Australia, international flights, and to all the continents.
Airports near Sydney Airport
Newcastle Belmont Airport (111km)
Newcastle Williamtown Airport (141km)
Bathurst Airport (153km)
Orange Airport (200km)
Mudgee Airport (211km)
Flight departures and arrivals
In this section we provide you with all the information you need about flight departures and arrivals at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, information that is constantly updated.Flight departures from Sydney Airport
Flight arrivals at Sydney Airport
Transport & Travel
To get from the airport to the city you can use the following means of transport:Buses
Kingsford Smith Transport has a varied fleet of buses which make trips between the terminals and then go to the metropolitan area.
Telephone: (02) 9666 9988 Train
A subway Airport Rail Link has a connection between the terminals and they go to the city. Frequency schedules are every 10 minutes during peak hours, and every 15 minutes during normal hours.
Telephone: (0) 2 8337 8417
For a faster and more comfortable trip, you can use the cab service, which has its stops at each terminal.
Rent a car
For a faster and more comfortable trip, you can use the car rental service, which has its stops at each terminal.
Some of the most prominent facilities within Sydney Airport are the International Terminal, which has currency exchange offices, as well as ATMs as in the other terminals. At the same time you can find the facilities of the Australia Post, post office, in the level 2 of departures of the International Terminal.
There are a large number of restaurants and cafes offering a wide variety of Australian and international cuisine.
The airport has many stores, including hairdressers and beauty salons, as well as stores and souvenirs from Australia.
There is also a medical center in the third level, which is open from 08:00 to 18:00 from Monday to Friday and from 08:00 to 15:00 on Saturdays and Sundays. It also has a pharmacy, showers, children's playgrounds, and cartoon cinemas.
You can rent a conference room in terminal 1 and 2. A conference room with audiovisual equipment, in the northern part of the arrivals area, level 1, of the International Terminal. The Kingsford Smith Conference and Exhibition Center is on level 3 of the same terminal and can accommodate up to 400 people.Sydney Airport Executive Services
Telephone: (02) 9667 6534
Fax: (02) 8338 4922
Passengers with disabilities
There are a variety of facilities adapted for people with disabilities, wheelchair ramps and telephones.
There are about three parking lots at the airport. The parking lot of the T1 International is located in front of the flight arrivals area.
Rent a car
Located in the long stay parking lot, you can find the counters of the car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz among others.
Near the airport you can find a variety of hotels with equipped rooms for a good and comfortable stay.
Airport Sydney International Inn
Telephone: (02) 9556 1555
Holiday Inn Sydney Airport
Telephone: (02) 9330 0600
Ibis Hotel Sydney Airport
Phone: (02) 83398500
Stamford Sydney Airport
Telephone: (02) 9317 2200