Guide to parking at Darling Harbour
Whether you’re popping in for a meeting or checking out some of Sydney’s best tourist attractions, the cost of parking at Darling Harbour can add up very quickly. Fortunately, we’ve pulled together some affordable options for parking in the area.
If you’re lucky enough to find yourself a spot on the street, parking rates are reasonable if you only need to stay for up to 2 hours.
The City of Sydney has a map of the pricing of parking meters (see here.)
Parking in a traditional car park costs $9.00 for just 30 min and can add up to $78 for over 3 hours. If you’re lucky enough to take advantage of early-bird rates, parking is $27.00 but comes with a number of conditions for entry and exit.
The most affordable and guaranteed option is to book a parking space via Share with Oscar.
Parking options near Darling Harbour:
Parking options near King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour
Alternatively, you can catch a train into Townhall or Wynyard station and walk down to Darling Harbour. The walk will take you approximately 10 to 15 minutes.
Darling Harbour, Star City Casino, ICC Sydney, King St Wharf, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, Madame Tussauds, Chinese Garden of Friendship, Australian National Maritime Museum, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. Bungalow 8, Cargo Bar and Lounge, Casa Ristorante Italiano, Georges Mediterannean Bar and Grill, Meat District Co, Nick’s Bar and Grill.
Oscar lets you book affordable parking in advance.
How it works
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- Look, book, park & extend on-the-go
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- Handy reminders
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