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Katoomba, NSW, Australia
Finding us is easy!
The Blue Mountains are to the west of Sydney. Easy to get to by train, bus or car, Katoomba is the ideal base for your stay in the spectacular Blue Mountains.
Our Hostel is conveniently located in the heart of Katoomba, close to the train station and main shopping area, cafes, bars and restaurants.
Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel
Address: 144 Bathurst Road, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
Telephone: +612 4782 9630
How to get here by car
Roughly a 90 minute drive from Sydney by car, take the M4 Motorway out of Sydney or take the longer, meandering route via Windsor and Kurrajong along the Bells Line of Road. The rise from the coastal plain begins at Glenbrook, 65km west of Sydney, and the road passes through many small towns along the way to Leura, Katoomba and on to Blackheath then onto Katoomba.
How to get here by bus
There are many coach companies offering services to the Blue Mountains. Greyhound Buses also has a daily scheduled service which leaves Central Station for Katoomba and Lithgow.
How to get here by train
If you’d like to enjoy the scenery in a more relaxed way, travel by train. The Blue Mountains are well serviced by CityRail services that depart almost hourly from Sydney Central Station for Wentworth Falls, Leura, Katoomba, Blackheath, Mount Victoria and Lithgow.
Approximate travel time to Katoomba is two hours. We are only a 2 minute walk from the station.