Sydney Airport has a choice of passenger pick-up zones available for the T2/T3 Domestic and T1 International terminals. If you’re an arriving passenger, make sure you check with your driver which zone you’ll be picked up from beforehand.

EXPRESS PICK-UP

A short walk from T1 International, Express Pick-up provides you with up to 15 minutes of free parking.
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DOMESTIC PRIORITY

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DOMESTIC EXPRESS

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DOMESTIC BLU EMU

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INTERNATIONAL EXPRESS

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BUSES, LIMOUSINES AND SHUTTLES

Bus, limousine and shuttle pick-up zones are located outside the terminals at both Domestic and International.
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TAXIS

Taxi ranks are located outside the Domestic and International terminals.
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TRAINS

There are train stations located at both the International and Domestic terminals, which operate as part of the AirportLink train service.
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ACCESSIBLE PARKING

All public parking at Sydney Airport include clearly marked spaces for mobility-impaired drivers. They’re located as close to the terminals as possible.
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PRE-BOOKED ONLINE PARKING
Booking your parking online at Sydney Airport is easy-peasy and you can make big savings on standard drive-up rates you already have.
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Top FAQs

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Why have pick-up zones at Sydney Airport changed?

Will I have to pay to use the pick-up zones?

I am an arriving passenger at Domestic. How do I know where to be picked up from?

I am an arriving passenger at Domestic. How do I find the pick-up zones?

I am a driver picking up at Domestic. How do I choose the right pick-up zone?

FAQs

Why have pick-up zones at Sydney Airport changed?

Will I have to pay to use the pick-up zones?

I am an arriving passenger at Domestic. How do I know where to be picked up from?

I am an arriving passenger at Domestic. How do I find the pick-up zones?

I am a driver picking up at Domestic. How do I choose the right pick-up zone?

I am a driver picking up at Domestic. How do I find the pick-up zones?

I am an arriving passenger at International. How do I know where to be picked up from?

I am an arriving passenger at International. How do I find the pick-up zones?

I am a driver picking up at International. How do I choose the right pick-up zone?

I am a driver picking up at International. How do I find the pick-up zones?

Can I park in the pick-up zones and go into the terminals?

I am being picked up by a ridesharing service (eg: UberX, GoCatch). How do I find my driver?

I am being picked up by a pre-booked taxi. How do I find my driver?

I wish to dispute the charge on my e-TAG. How do I do this?

I don’t have an e-TAG. Can I use the Priority Pick-up zone?

I want to catch a taxi from the taxi rank. Where do I go?

I am being picked up by a limousine. Where do I meet my driver?

I need accessible parking. Where is that located?

Blu Emu Car Park Pick-up

The Blu Emu Car Park is located on Ross Smith Avenue, around a 10-minute drive from the T2 and T3 Domestic terminals. A complimentary shuttle service runs every 10 to 15 minutes. Blu Emu offers one hour of free parking. For longer stays, standard parking rates will apply.

FOR ARRIVING PASSENGERS

You can find Blu Emu bus stops outside the T2 and T3 Domestic terminals, with complimentary shuttles running every 10 to 15 minutes.

The trip takes around 10 minutes. During peak traffic periods the journey time may be longer, so please make sure you allow plenty of travel time.

FOR DRIVERS

If you’re coming along the M5 heading east, look out for the Blu Emu Car Park sign on the left. Turn left into Butler Road at the BP service station.

Alternatively, if you’re coming from the Domestic precinct, you can access Blu Emu Car Park via Ross Smith Avenue - look out for the signage.

Pick-up Rates

Time Rate
0-60min FREE
1-24 hrs $31.00
2 days $62.00
3 days $74.00
4 days $90.00
5 days $105.00
6 days $121.00
7 to 14 days +$16 per day
15+ days +$10 per day

Priority Pick-up Zone

Priority Pick-up is our most convenient pick-up option, located close to the T2 and T3 Domestic terminals. Parking rates at Priority Pick-up start at $4 for 15 minutes, payable via your e-TAG. Priority Pick-up is also the preferred pick-up location for booked services including pre-booked taxis and ridesharing services such as Uber and GoCatch.

FOR ARRIVING PASSENGERS

You can find Priority Pick-up by following the green signage and lighting from Arrivals - it’s around 4.5 minutes walk from the T2 and T3 Domestic terminals.

There’s a handy passenger waiting area with a select range of refreshments available for purchase. There are marked zones within Priority Pick-up to make it easier for you and your driver to locate each other.

FOR DRIVERS

As you arrive in the Domestic precinct, be sure to look out for the green signage for Priority Pick-up so you can get into the correct lane.

Priority Pick-up

All parking payments are made automatically via e-TAG charged as you exit the zone. No cash or credit card payments are accepted at Priority Pick-up. If you don’t have an e-TAG yet, you’ll be directed to alternative parking.

Marked zones inside Priority Pick-up mean you can easily let your passengers know where to locate you.

Pick-up Rates

Time Rate
0-15min $4.00
15-30min $8.00
30-60min $20.40
1-2hrs $30.00
2-3hrs $39.00
3-24hrs $71.40

These rates are charged automatically via your existing e-TAG when exiting the zone.

Carpark Map

Express Pick-up Zone

Express Pick-up is in the P3 Car Park in the Domestic precinct, a short walk from the T2 and T3 terminals. It’s marked by yellow signage, and offers free parking for 15 minutes. For longer stays, charges will apply (see below for parking rates).

FOR ARRIVING PASSENGERS

You can find Express Pick-up by following the yellow signage and lighting. It’s around 8 minutes walk from the T2 and T3 Domestic terminals.

FOR DRIVERS

As you arrive in the Domestic precinct, look out for the yellow signage for Express Pick-up, you’ll be directed into the right hand lane.

Priority Pick-up

Pick-up Rates

Time Rate
0-15min FREE
15-30min $8.00
30-60min $17.00
1-24hrs $48.00

Each additional 24 hour period, or part thereof, is $48.

Carpark Map

Express Pick-up Zone

The International Express Pick-up Zone is marked with yellow signage. You’ll find it in the P9 Car Park at the T1 International precinct. Vehicles can stay in this area for up to 15 minutes at no charge, but if you wish to stay for longer, standard parking rates will apply (please see below). Drivers are required to stay with their vehicles while using this pick-up zone, so it’s best for drivers and arriving passengers to coordinate plans beforehand.

FOR ARRIVING PASSENGERS

You can find International Express Pick-up by following the yellow signage from the Arrivals forecourt. It’s around 6 minutes walk from the T1 International terminal.

FOR DRIVERS

If you’re approaching the T1 International precinct from Airport Drive, look out for the yellow Express Pick-up signs.

Alternatively, if you’re approaching from Marsh Street, follow the yellow Express Pick-up signs into the car park precinct.

Pick-up Rates

Time Rate
0-15min FREE
15-30min $8.00
1-2hrs $25.00
2-3hrs $33.00
3-24hrs $59.50

Each additional 24 hour period, or part thereof, is $59.50.