Kingsford Smith Airport

Airport Information for Sydney

Learn everything you need to know to navigate Kingsford Smith Airport and its facilities without worry.

Minimum Connecting Time
  • International to international: 1 hour
  • International to domestic: 1 hour 30 minutes


Airport Transfer
Travellers can use AirportLink, Sydney’s Airport train, to reach the city in 13 minutes. The train plies between the airport and the city every 10 minutes.


You can also use the airport shuttle to reach the city from domestic and international terminals. Pickup and drop off services are available every 30 minutes between 07:00 to 22:00 hours.


Customs AllowanceAirport FacilitiesAirport InformationCheck- in Information
  • Alcohol: 2250 ml
  • Cigarettes: 50
  • Tobacco products: 50 gm
  • Separate domestic and international terminals
  • ANZ bank
  • ATM
  • 24-hour medical facilities
  • 24-hour restaurant and bar
  • Locker service
  • Car rentals
  • The Kingsford Smith Airport is 10 minutes away from Central Business District (CBD).
  • The airport has three runways and operates around the clock.
  • Check-in counters open three hours before departure and closes an hour prior to scheduled take-off. 


Airport LoungeLocationCategorical Access ReservationFacilitiesStandard Operating Hours
Our business class passengers travelling through Kingsford Smith Airport can enjoy facilities at the Air New Zealand Lounge.It is on the airside of the airport towards gate numbers 59 to 63.Passengers flying business class with Air India Reserved
  • Lounge dining and beverage stations
  • Barista and bar
  • Toilets and shower
  • Wi-Fi and Apple computers 
  • Family zone
  • Access to newspapers and magazines
05:00 hours to 22:00 hours