Sydney Airport Guide to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD)

Sydney Airport Terminal 1

Sydney Airport Terminal 1 serves international flights and some domestic flights as well. It is located in the northwest sector of the airport.

Levels

First floor

Arrivals Hall. Passengers will find baggage claiming and services, access to transportation and parking.  

Second floor 

Departures Hall. Here passengers will find check-in booths and access to gates after the security screening.

It is formed by two concourses: Concourse B with gates 8 to 37 and Concourse C with gates 50 to 63. 

Third Floor 

Airlines offices, including Qantas First Class and Business Class lounges.

TransFER between terminals

Both Terminal 2 and Terminal 3 are at a short walking distance (no longer than 7 minutes), while Terminal 1 is slightly far from them.

To transfer between the International Terminal to Domestic Terminals there are the following means of transport available:

Airport Link Train

Transfer between T1, T2 and T3. Opening hours: 05:00 am to 00:00 am, travel time 2 minutes. Fare is $6.70 AUD.

T-Bus

Shuttle buses between T1 and T2. The ride takes 10 minutes and works between 06:00 am and 08:50pm. It is free of use. 

Taxi

Transfer between T1, T2 and T3. Total ride time is 10 minutes. Fare is between 17.00 and 22.00 AUD. 

Domestic airlines transfers

Qantas Seamless Transfer: Between Qantas and International flights.

Virgin Blue Seamless Transfer: Between Virgin Blue & Pacific Blue, Polynesian Blue and Virgin Australia flights.

For more information about airlines transfer, please contact your airline. 

Services

- Restaurants and cafés
- Shops and Duty Free
- Lost and Found
- Information desk
- Internet kiosk
- Luggage claim
- Wheel-chair 
- Parents room
- Pharmacy
- Telephones

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ATTRACTIONS

There is an observation deck on the rooftop, on the top level of the terminal. You should take a look at it, the views are splendid!

LOUNGES

SkyTeam Lounge: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 05:30 am until 11:pm. Services: Wi-Fi, showers, food, snacks, newspapers, TV. 

Prices start from £43 per traveler. 

Air New Zealand International Lounge: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 06:00 am to 08:55 pm. Services: Premium food, showers, Wi-Fi, snacks, beer, drinks. 

The Emirates Lounge: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 06:00 am until 11:00 pm. Services: Food, Wi-Fi, showers. 

Qantas Airways International Business Lounge: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 05:00 am until 10:00 pm. Services: Food, snacks, showers, Wi-Fi, snacks. 

Chicken Confidential. Terminal 1. Service hours: From 06:30 am to 08:45 pm. Services: Wi-Fi, snacks monitors.
 
Qantas Airways International First Lounge: Terminal 1. Open from 05:00 am until 10:00 pm. Services: Food, snacks, Wi-Fi, drinks, showers. 

Mach2 by Machiavelli: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 06:00 am until 09:00 pm. Services: Wi-Fi, snacks. 

Better Burger: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 06:00 am until 09:00 pm. Services: Snacks, Wi-Fi. 

Peroni Bar: Terminal 1. Service hours: 06:00 am until 09:00 pm. Services: Snacks, Wi-Fi, food, drinks. 

Singapore Airlines SilverKris Business Class Lounge: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 05:00 am until 09:00 pm. Services: Food, snacks, showers, Wi-Fi, premium food. 

Singapore Airlines SilverKris First Class Lounge: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 05:00 am until 09:00 pm. Services: Food, Wi-Fi, snacks, showers, drinks. 

The House, Home of Etihad Airways and Other Leading Airlines: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 12:50 pm to 03:50 pm and from 06:50 pm to 09:50 pm. Services: Food, Wi-Fi, snacks, showers, drinks, TV, Children’s area. 

The American Express Lounge: Terminal 1. Service hours: From 06:00 am to 10:00 pm. Services: Food, snacks, Wi-Fi, showers, TV, drinks.

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