The airport in Sydney

The airport in Sydney

The airport of a name of Kingsford Smith is located in the largest city of Australia – Sydney. This airport is considered one of the oldest and airport terminals of the world. Despite the age, the airport provides the qualitative organization of services thanks to continuous modernizations.
Annually here more than 32 million passengers are served and more than 300 thousand takes off and landing are made. The airport maintains three runways, length 2529, 2438 and 3968 meters.
The airport is capable to serve all types of aircrafts, including the largest plane in Airbus A380 world.
It is necessary to tell that the airport does not send and does not accept flights from 11th evening to the 6th morning.


The airport in Sydney has 3 active terminals:

  • The terminal 1 is used for service of the international flights. In this terminal the Airbus A380 liner is served. It has 25 teleladders, in a building of the terminal there are 12 luggage roundabouts.     The terminal started to be used since 1970.
  • The terminal 2 is used only for implementation of flights within the country.
  • On a terminal 3 place the main passenger terminal of which came in the stead the terminal 1 earlier settled down. The terminal 3 also is used for internal flights, the most part of flights is carried out by Qantas airline


In terminals various services which can be necessary on the way are available to passengers.
Among standard services it is possible to allocate: cafe and restaurants, ATMs, mail, luggage left-luggage offices, shops etc.
For passengers of a business class there is a hall of the increased comfort. For children there are game rooms and a room of mother and the child.


From the airport to Sydney it is possible to reach in several ways:

  • Bus of the State Transit Airport company bright зеленного colors. Buses go to the city each 20 minutes, cost of the ticket will make around 7 dollars. On a way about an hour will leave.
  • The train – in all three terminals is available Ry station. By train Airport Link for 16 dollars it is possible to reach the city center.
  • The taxi delivers the passenger to the city center approximately in 15 minutes. Cost of a trip will make about 13 dollars.

Besides the companies providing a car in rent work at the territory of the airport. Therefore to the city it is possible to reach under the own steam.

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