Getting to the Sydney Festival

The Festival is held at the new state-of-the-art International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney, at 14 Darling Drive, Darling Harbour.

Getting there

Located in the heart of Darling Harbour, ICC Sydney is easily accessible by public transport, including light rail, ferry and train and is only a 10 minute walk from Central and Town Hall train stations. Secure parking is available and conveniently located within the Darling Harbour precinct.

By Car: parking options


Wilson Parking are proud to offer exclusive rates to everyone attending The Sydney Autumn Home Show with discount parking using the promo code MBS21 when booking at Darling Square Car Park (1-2 minute walk to the ICC) or Harbourside Car Park (10 minute walk to the ICC) via their website.

*Discount rates only apply when you pre-book online or with the app at Darling Square or Harbourside Car Parks only. Casual Parking rates apply if booking conditions are not met. Click here for a full list of FAQs.

Daily parking at:


(valid Thursday 20 – Sunday 23 May)

NIGHT (entry after 5pm) THURS/FRI $9


(valid Thursday 20 – Friday 21 May, offer has now expired.)


ICC Sydney also operates two 24 hour car secure parking stations with limited parking spaces.  Parking rates can be viewed here.

By Train or Light Rail

Light Rail: Take the Light Rail to the ICC Sydney stop, Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Light Rail starts at Central Station and travels to Dulwich Hill in the inner west.

Train: Take the train to Central or Town Hall station. ICC Sydney is a short 10-minute walk from the station.

Plan your trip and get the latest travel information here.

By Bus

Bus: ICC Sydney has its own bus stop and Bus routes 389 and 501 stop at Harris Street near Allen Street – a 10-minute walk from ICC Sydney.

Plan your trip and get the latest travel information here.

By Water

Ferry: Cruise into Darling Harbour on a ferry with direct services from Circular Quay, King Street Wharf or Pyrmont Bay Wharf. Plan your trip and get the latest travel information here.

Water Taxi: Water Taxi’s depart from The Rocks, Circular Quay, The Opera House and Luna Park.

Download an ICC Sydney precinct map

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