Cross City Tunnel

The Cross City Tunnel runs for 2.1 km and gives airport travellers speedy access to the CBD and Darling Harbour. Take the tunnel to bypass 18 sets of traffic lights and avoid inner-city congestion.

The Cross City Tunnel is electronically tolled with no cash tollbooths. To pay for your travel, open a Tag account, a Tagless account or buy a Sydney Pass.

Map of the Cross City Tunnel. All toll entry and exit points in below tables

Toll pricing

Use our handy toll calculator to work out the cost of your Cross City Tunnel trips, compare your tolled and untolled travel options with Trip Compare, or see a full list of toll prices.

Entries and exits

Entry and exit points travelling Eastbound
Western Distributor, SydneyYesNo
Harbour Street, SydneyYesNo
Eastern Distributor, WoolloomoolooNoYes
New South Head Road, Rushcutters BayNoYes


Entry and exit points travelling Westbound
New South Head Road, Rushcutters BayYesNo
Eastern Distributor, WoolloomoolooYesNo
Sir John Young CrescentNoYes
Sir John Young Crescent, WoolloomoolooNoYes
Harbour Street, SydneyNoYes
Western Distributor, SydneyNoYes

Tunnel safety

The Cross City Tunnel clearance height is 4.4 m.

Do not enter the tunnel if you are driving an over-height vehicle. Observe roadside signs for the alternative route provided.