Katoomba, NSW, Australia


So easy to get to

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.

Does this sound like fun? Check out our accomodations.

Give Us a Call

Call us on (02) 4782 9630 with any questions you may have and one of our friendly staff will point you in the right direction.

Send Us an Email

Email us through the form opposite, and one of our staff will get back to you with all the answers as soon as possible.

Drop By and Talk

We of course welcome you to drop in at any time with your questions or booking requests.