Adult fares

    Overview

    If you are 16 years of age and over, you need to pay an Adult fare unless you are eligible for a concession fare.

    Sydney and surrounding areas - Opal network

    You can use an Opal card on all modes of public transport within the Opal network.

    Adult Opal card

    Adult Opal

    Adult Opal cards are for everyone aged 16 years and over who normally pays an adult fare.

    How to get your Adult Opal card

    You can get an Adult Opal card over the counter from over 2,100 retailers.

    You can also order your card on the Opal websiteor call 13 67 25 (13 OPAL)

    For Opal terms and travel benefits, visit the Opal website.

    Opal single trip tickets and single bus tickets

    If you don’t have an Opal card, you can buy an Opal single trip ticket for trains, ferries or light rail from Opal top up and single trip ticket machines located at selected stations and wharves.

    For buses, you can purchase an Opal single bus ticket on board from the driver.

    Travelling to and from Sydney Airport

    When you catch a train to or from Sydney Domestic Airport Station or International Airport Station, you will need to pay the Sydney Airport station access fee.


    Regional NSW - outside Opal network

    When travelling in regional NSW on regional transport services, you will need to contact the local transport operators for ticketing and fare information.