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Central Station Sydney

City Circle, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Inner West)
61 02 9379 1777
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Ranked #184 of 291 attractions in Sydney
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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40 reviews 40 reviews
30 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW

You can go to about anywhere in local or long-distance from here. Staff are very helpful. I usually took the train from here, and then walked to where I was going. Were some nice shops in there too. As I was there for 9 days, I found it more economical to get a 7 day pass, to save on the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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177 reviews 177 reviews
53 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

clean, on time, modern rail cars and easy for tourists to use. great way to get around. Save the taxi costs and use this service to connect from downtown out to the airport - just 16 dollars for the ticket

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

With tickets available from sellers at windows, or from vending machines (as long as you know where you are & going).. this station is well set out. The ticketing system looks like it's changing to "The Opal" card, a swipe card, where you store money/credits. Similar to Melbourne's Myki. So once this happens, I assume you just have your Opal... More

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Ubud, Indonesia
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16 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

This is big station.I took the train from here to the north area and connect by bus to Forster. The signage is very clear and the staff also very helpful so that i did not face any problem here.

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Tamworth, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Central station is the major city train station linking the north, south and west of Sydney to the rural country and interstate train lines. Nearby Restaurants and shopping Worth a look

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Wamberal
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612 attraction reviews
577 helpful votes 577 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

It is not that attractive and unlike many major cities, the main station is not "centrally" located. It doesn't have the appeal of say Flinders Street in Melbourne or say Grand Central in New York.

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
44 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

It's a big station (for me) and sometimes we got confused in the station. We passed it everyday. Nothing much. Since our hotel is between Redfern Stn and Central Stn, we usually walk. There's a few attraction nearby such as the Paddy's Market.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Easily accessed, CBD located, small and simple Central Train station with near by (a block away) even smaller Central Bus station. Ambiance is not part of the description, Food or Coffee services are limited however if you look to get transportation from one place to another it will do with good schedules and reasonably inexpensive comfortable rides.

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Sydney, Australia
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355 reviews 355 reviews
98 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

while it is just a train station, it actually connects sydney to the rest of Australia. if a traveller is lost, he/she can always refer back to central station to connect to the right route. as a station, it is huge! and staff are everywhere to help, and they try to keep it as clean as possible around the clock.... More

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Cardiff
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67 reviews 67 reviews
20 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Well, it does exactly what it says on the tin, very well I suggest, but its a Station in Central Sydney, no complaints.

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