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Bruno Mars concerts

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Olympic Park


Doors open each night
Support act each night
Bruno Mars
Finish each night

Important event information

Bruno Mars will play five concerts in Sydney at Qudos Bank Arena on Saturday 17, Sunday 18, Tuesday 20, Friday 23 and Saturday 24 March.

On Friday 23 and Saturday 24 March, large crowds are expected to attend the first two days of the Sydney Royal Easter Show and NRL games at neighbouring ANZ Stadium each night. Bruno Mars fans are strongly encouraged to allow extra travel time and pre-book parking.

The closest station to Qudos Bank Arena is Olympic Park.

For all shows you can catch a train to Lidcombe Station and head to Platform Zero for a direct service to Olympic Park running every 10 minutes until late each night.

On Friday 23 and Saturday 24 March take advantage of the express trains that will run to Olympic Park. See the Sydney Royal Easter Show event page for more information on these services.

Remember, you'll need to use your Opal card to board these services.


From 02:00 Saturday 23 March until 02:00 Monday 25 March trackwork is scheduled on the following lines:

  • T4 Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra Line: Buses replace trains between Waterfall, Cronulla and Central, and between Central and Bondi Junction.
  • South Coast Line: Buses replace trains between Port Kembla and Wollongong, Dapto and Central. Trains run to a changed timetable between Bomaderry and Dapto.

Trackwork is carried out on an ongoing basis to maintain the safety, reliability and efficiency of the Sydney Trains network. Trackwork may affect how you travel to and from events. For the latest information, check trackwork service updates or use the Trip Planner.

The following Sydney buses services run to Olympic Park.

  • Route 525 runs between Parramatta and Burwood via Sydney Olympic Park.
  • Route 526 runs from the Sydney Olympic Park Ferry Wharf to Olympic Park.
  • Route X25 runs regularly to Sydney Olympic Park from Strathfield Station during the afternoon peak period on weekdays.

For bus service disruption information check travel alerts or use the Trip Planner.

Sydney Ferries are a great way to get around the city but services can be popular and may reach capacity especially on weekends and busy event nights. Keep this in mind if you're planning on catching the F3 Parramatta River service. Qudos Bank Arena is approximately 40 minutes walk (3.6km) from Sydney Olympic Park Wharf. There is a connecting 526 bus to the precinct.

Due to low tide, some ferry services to and from Parramatta Wharf may be replaced by buses. See the low tide replacement bus calendar for affected services.

Light rail services run between Central Station and Dulwich Hill with stops at popular CBD and Inner West destinations. For maps and service frequencies see light rail service information.

On Friday 23 and Saturday 24 March, heavy traffic is expected on roads approaching Sydney Olympic Park due to a number of events being hosted in the precinct and general heavy traffic during evening peak periods. Allow extra travel time on roads including the M4 Mwy, Homebush Bay Dr, Concord Rd, Silverwater Rd, Ryde Rd, Lane Cove Rd and Epping Rd approaching the precinct. 

If you have to drive to the concert on Friday 23 or Saturday 24 March, fans are strongly encouraged to pre-book parking as spaces will be in high demand. You can also consider parking at a nearby train station commuter carparks at Seven Hills or Blacktown then catching a train to Olympic Park.

Some local roads will be closed within the precinct for the safety of crowds during events, see the Sydney Olympic Park Authority interactive map for road closures and other details. Additional road closures will be in place in the precinct between 9 March and 11 April for set-up and pack-down of the Sydney Royal Easter Show (23 Mar to 3 Apr).

A distance-based toll applies on the new M4 between Parramatta and Homebush. For details visit

For the latest traffic information visit Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.

The nearest Taxi Rank to Qudos Bank Arena is on Kevin Coombes Ave near Pondage Link.

For details of taxi networks servicing the Sydney area visit NSW Taxi Council.

Parking is subject to availability at Sydney Olympic Park and will be in high demand on Friday 23 and Saturday 24 March for the first to day of the Sydney Royal Ester Show. Visit Sydney Olympic Park Prebook to prebook your parking ticket and guarantee yourself a space. Note: Pre-book parking is available until 23:59 the night before the event. For more information visit Parking at Sydney Olympic Park.

A distance-based toll applies on the new M4 between Parramatta and Homebush. For details visit Please note vehicles exiting P4 car park onto Homebush Bay Drive should ignore the beep. You will not be charged a toll as you did not enter the motorway.

Accessible trips are shown in the Trip Planner with the wheelchair icon. You can select "accessible services only" in the Options to ensure you only see accessible services. Only trip plans with accessible train platforms, ferry wharves and buses will be presented. See accessible travel or download a transport app (select the "Accessibility" filter).