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“light rail”(31 reviews)
“grand concourse”(11 reviews)
“busy station”(10 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Eddy Ave | Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Inner West
+61 2 9379 1777
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 June 2010

This historic sandstone railway station, clock tower and grand concourse should be on every Sydney visitor's list. To stand on the Grand Concourse is to recall the heady days of the 1960s and 1970s when late night mail trains with postal sorting vans included would...More

5  Thank Victorianlad
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 July 2010

Just a reminder to anyone taking the intercity or CountryLink trains from this station that the platforms are covered, but outside. This really applies to the station as well, as there are no indoor waiting rooms. Wear clothing accordingly. We froze when are train was...More

14  Thank nataliegoes
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This station is set up for tourists there are signs for anything and everything, you need to plan your trips find out which train and platform you are going from. There are plenty of people there to help. Advice is get an opal card and...More

Thank Ralph P
Reviewed 1 week ago

TO back up karenM THE SO CALLED Food Hall is Crap.. she is not wrong.. EXPENSIVE, UNINVITING with no incentive to eat on station again== walk down the street. WHO wants to EAT $30 PLUS MEALS THERE(in the restaurant) let alone the CAFES.. RAILWAY STATIONS...More

Thank porgy328
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I’m sitting here waiting to catch my train..the building itself is lovely.. nice clean toilets. Tourist info centres and baggage storage. Plus a place to enquire about country travel. My beef, so to speak, is about the food hall .. the prices here are...More

Thank karenm642
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very handy to get to everywhere local and rural towns. You can use the light rail system, buses, trains or walk. Centrally located and easy to navigate trains on arrival.

Thank Alana S
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

I had same experience as two previous reviewers - squashed, overpriced in relation to size croissant plus served in a bowl with a side of potato crisps from a packet. Whoever eats that combination for afternoon tea! It felt as if a child had assembled...More

Thank jur0n
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Good burgers for travellers are available at the Dining Hall Grill and provided us with much preferable dining to the fare available to the general public at ANZ Stadium.

Thank A-Reel
Reviewed 21 September 2018

If I was a tourist, I wouldn't find this place inspiring at all with the construction sites going on. The Gov needs to make it much more appealing and restore its exterior to its former glory.

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 19 September 2018

I had the identical experience at the Bakery. The wall menu advertised croissant with jam and butter $8, which I expected to be served on a nice plate with a knife, etc. Instead, I was handed a croissant that had been flattened in a griller...More

Thank PeterN4256
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

this new food hall was opened yesterday. Today at 5.45 am as it was opened: Great! I purchased 1 plain croissant and 1 mandarin and was charged $8!! I asked the manager for a clarification over the price and he did not have 1. just...More

Thank Jeannine G
Reviewed 16 September 2018

It still had a somewhat historic look to it fortunately although it has various parts some good and some not so attractive. Worth a look if in the area.

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14 November 2018|
Response from mje0250 | Reviewed this property |
The taxis are just by the outside doors left when coming out of the platform do 50 metres about
Derek C
11 September 2018|
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Response from porgy328 | Reviewed this property |
WAS on recently .. that train is GENERALLY AROUND 1 to 4