How should I get to the Opera House?
All visitors to the Opera House during Vivid Sydney are strongly encouraged to leave their car at home and use public transport wherever possible. Please plan ahead and allow plenty of extra travel time when arriving for a show or dinner reservation.
The Opera House and Circular Quay precincts are very popular and attract large crowds during Vivid Sydney. During this time, there will be changes to transport timetables. For the most up-to-date transport information, please visit Transport NSW’s Vivid Sydney page.
The Opera House Wilson car park (located at 2 Macquarie Street) will remain open on most evenings during Vivid Sydney, however it is expected to reach capacity early. Patrons are encouraged to use public transport and allow extra travel time.
Roads in the Sydney CBD will close from 5pm each night during Vivid Sydney, with additional closures on Friday nights and weekends. Please note that if you drive and arrive early for parking, you may not be able to exit if there are road closures in place.
For detailed information on road closures during Vivid Sydney, please visit Live Traffic NSW.