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SYD Airport is located in Sydney's suburb of Mascot, and is directly accessible from Marsh Street, exit Centre Road. Sydney Airport is accessible via the Southern Cross Drive M1 motorway - the quickest connection to city center.
With three long runways and 41.9 million passengers in 2016, Sydney Airport is major hub to Qantas and secondary hub to Virgin Blue, Jetstar & Tiger Airways Australia, and it is served by a host of domestic and international airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
Arriving Australian and New Zealand passport holders may use the self-service SmartGate with facial recognition technology for faster passport control.
- Hotel Rydges, a four-star hotel with 331 rooms and amenities, is located at the International Terminal.
- Mantra Hotel with 8 levels and near Terminals 2 & 3, with 136 rooms, internet kiosk and restaurant, opened in July 2017.
- The ongoing 5-year project involving extensive road & transport network at T2/T3 is presently in its third year. Its 2017 project includes an exit road for Departures road/ Arrivals Court to Airport Drive and widening of Qanas Drive. The 5-year project also includes a new flyover from Aiport Drive into the T1 precinct and construction of dedicated Ground Transport interchange at T2/T3.
- The current Airport is to be transformed into two airline alliance-based areas by integrating international, domestic and regional services under one roof - expected to be operational by 2019.
NOTE: Construction started for a new Airport at Badgery's Creek - with a capacity of 10M passengers/yr, with a 3.7km long runway, swing gates and a new 4-lane motorway leading directly to it. An extension of six more train stations is to be built in south-west Sydney, making the new airport accessible via rail tunnel.