Parramatta to Liverpool Railside Trail
  • Length: 14km

  • Duration: 4hrs

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: One Way

  • Start: Parramatta 

  • End: Liverpool

  • Closest Town: Parramatta 

  • Location: Sydney and Blue Mountains

  • Distance from state capital: 20km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.82437426

  • Longitude: 151.0075537


Parramatta to Liverpool Railside Trail is a 14km, grade 2 One Way hike located in Sydney and Blue Mountains New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 4hrs to complete.


Part of the Sydney Regional Bike Network. It is mostly a widened concrete footpath beside roads that follow a railway line.

Access to all Railway stations between Parramatta and Liverpool
Some creek crossings enable great views of old brick railway viaducts
The majority of the trail is gently graded

Opened December 2000. This is the RTA’s (Road Traffic Authoritie’s) first long trail beside rail.

The Trail follows the very busy Parramatta to Liverpool railway line, giving railway enthusiasts lots of trains to spot on the way.


Parramatta to Liverpool in Sydney and Blue Mountains

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Western Sydney, 20km west of Sydney CBD


Flat to slight incline

For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.