The Sydney Opera House is located at Bennelong Point, Sydney.
Many buses, trains and all ferries stop at Circular Quay. It is then a 10 minute walk to the Sydney Opera House. The Sydney Opera House operates a transit shuttle for elderly and less mobile passengers between Stand E at Circular Quay and the Concourse. Visit the Transport Infoline for timetable and fare information.
Taxis can drop off passengers at the roudabout at the end of Macquarie Street, and can be hailed from the taxi rank at the end of Macquarie Street after performances.
Wilson's Sydney Opera House Car Park is located at the northern end of Macquarie Street with vehicular access adjacent to the Forecourt. Opera Australia subscribers are offered a discounted parking rate. Being a public car park, spaces may not always be available, and please note that the car park closes at 1am.
A limited number of parking spaces are available to holders of an RTA Mobility Parking Scheme Permit at the Sydney Opera House vehicle concourse near Stage Door. Please book a space as early as possible by phoning (02) 9250 7185. Drivers can drop off passengers with mobility difficulties at the turning circle beside the Monumental Steps. Vehicles should then be parked elsewhere. If passengers require staff assistance to enter the building, please notify the Gatehouse as you enter the Sydney Opera House precinct.
Restaurants, bars, and other dining
There are lots of high quality venues around Circular Quay and at the Opera House, including:
For magnificent views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, try the nearby ECQ Bar located within the 5-star Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour.
The Sydney Opera House Theatre Bars located in the Northern and Southern foyers of the Sydney Opera House showcase unrivalled views of the harbour. Pre-order your drinks on arrival for the interval so you can avoid the queues.
For private pre-show functions Katering offers a prestigious offsite catering and event management experience that specialises in fresh premium product, stylish presentation and personal service.
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