Getting there & around
CityRail runs to Katoomba from Sydney’s Central Station (one way adult/child $12/6, two hours, hourly).
The Blue Mountains Bus Company services Katoomba en route from Mt Victoria to the north (one way adult/child $7/4, 40 minutes, four daily Monday to Friday) and Springwood to the east (one way adult/child $9/5, one hour, seven daily Monday to Saturday). The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus and Trolley Tours trace circuitous routes through Katoomba and Leura.
Velo Nova (4782 2800; www.velonova.com.au; 182 Katoomba St; half-/full-day $28/50; 9am-5pm Mon & Wed-Sat, 9.30am-4.30pm Sun) rents out hi-tech, 24-speed, all-terrain mountain bikes. Saturday morning group rides run along Cliff Dr, finishing up with a café coffee.
Katoomba-Leura-Wentworth Falls Taxis (4783 1311) service its monikers.