Rolling Loud Festival 2019
Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park
- Event start
- Event end
Valid pre-purchased event tickets include travel to and from Sydney Showground on train services (bounded by Bomaderry, Goulburn, Bathurst, Scone and Dungog stations).
Remember to keep your event ticket safe for your return journey or you’ll need to use your Opal card, as you must have a valid ticket when travelling on public transport. Your event ticket is valid on public transport until 04:00 the following day.
Note: an additional station access fee applies for travel to or from Domestic and International Airport stations. Your event ticket does not include the access fee, so if you're travelling from these stations you'll need to pay the train station access fee.
The closest station to Sydney Showground is Olympic Park station.
To help you get to and from the event, additional express services will be running throughout the day every 15 minutes between Central (leaving from Platform 18) and Olympic Park from 11am until 12.30am.
Alternatively, catch a train to Lidcombe for a direct service to Olympic Park from Platform Zero running every 10 minutes until 1am.
Trackwork is taking place from 02:00 Sunday 27 January until 02:00 Tuesday 29 January and may affect how you travel to and from the event:
- T1 North Shore Line: Buses replace trains between Berowra and Hornsby.
- T1 Northern Line: Buses replace trains between Hornsby and Strathfield via Eastwood.
- T3 Bankstown Line: Buses replace trains between Cabramatta, Lidcombe and Sydenham via Bankstown.
- T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line: From 22:50 until 02:00 trains run to a changed timetable.
- From the City: Trains to Waterfall start from Mortdale. Cronulla trains start from Bondi Junction and stop all stations to Cronulla. If you are travelling to Loftus, Engadine, Heathcote or Waterfall change at Mortdale.
- To the City: Buses replace trains from Mortdale to Hurstville, in that direction only. Trains run from Cronulla or Waterfall to Mortdale, from Hurstville to Central then the City Circle, and from Central to Bondi Junction.
- South Coast Line: From 23:00 until 02:00, buses replace the following trains from Sutherland to Hurstville: 21:40 Port Kembla to Bondi Junction service will end at Sutherland, the 23:18 Port Kembla to Bondi Junction service will end at Sutherland.
- Central Coast and Newcastle Line: Buses replace trains between Newcastle Interchange and Central.
- Hunter Line: Buses replace trains between Scone, Dungog and Newcastle Interchange.
To note: As of Sunday 30 September, the Epping to Chatswood rail line has temporarily closed for upgrades for around 7 months before Sydney Metro Northwest services begin in 2019. The new high-frequency bus service, Station Link, replaces trains between Epping and Chatswood. For more information on Station Link, visit transportnsw.info.
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 so allow plenty of extra travel time and plan ahead. For train service disruption information, check travel alerts or plan your trip using the Trip Planner
The following Sydney Buses services run to Sydney 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.
Sydney Ferries services are very popular and may reach capacity, especially on weekends. Keep this in mind if you’re planning on catching an F3 Parramatta River service. Plan your trip ahead and allow plenty of extra travel time or consider the alternative public transport options available.
Sydney Showground is approximately 40 minutes walk (3.1km) 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 Parramatta Ferry low tide for the full calendar of ferry replacement services.
Note: From Wednesday 3 October, Rydalmere Wharf will be closed for around 5 months for upgrade works. A temporary bus service, Route 535, will run between Parramatta Wharf and Sydney Olympic Park Wharf via Rydalmere Wharf to connect with F3 Parramatta River ferry services. For more information, visit transportnsw.info.
Sydney Olympic Park Authority may close some local roads to accommodate increased public transport services and ensure pedestrian safety during events. For road closure details, visit Sydney Olympic Park Authority and check out the interactive map
A distance-based toll applies on the new M4 between Parramatta and Homebush. For details visit westconnex.com.au/newM4.
Visit Sydney Olympic Park Prebook to pre-book your parking ticket and guarantee yourself a space. Note: Pre-book parking is available until 23:59 the night before the event.
If you haven’t booked, follow the variable message signs within Sydney Olympic Park to best available casual parking. 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 westconnex.com.au/newM4. 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).