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Address: Circular Quay, Booth 3, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 61295831199
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Description: Manly Fast Ferry operates every day between Manly and Circular Quay...
Manly Fast Ferry operates every day between Manly and Circular Quay, during the weekdays off peak and on weekends we operate the Manly Flyer tourist service between Circular Quay, Manly and Darling Harbour.A 24 hour Jump on Jump Off ticket is available including harbour sightseeing commentary
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A really good way to get to manly. Even a bar on board. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Beautiful views of harbour bridge and opera house.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
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Havelock North, New Zealand
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63 reviews 63 reviews
29 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

A really good way to get to manly. Even a bar on board. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Beautiful views of harbour bridge and opera house.

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CARSON, CALIFORNIA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Fast ferry is a comfortable and quick way in which to travel around Sydney Harbour. Great views of the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Bridge and Sydney skyline as you leave Circular Quay. As another reviewer mentioned the the commentary supplied by the crew was very informative and enjoyable. Though a little expensive ($40AUD) I thought the hop on hop off... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

My husband and I travelled to and from Taronga park zoo. We had very pleasant journey and enjoyed hearing about the harbours historical land marks.

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Brunswick, Georgia
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212 reviews 212 reviews
77 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We debated whether to do the fast ferry or the city (green and yellow) ferry. In the end the fast ferry won out. We liked the big openess of the fast ferry. It has lots of windows and lots of comfortable seating. Even though it is the fast ferry we got plenty of time and viewing on our way to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Previous to this i hadn't been on a ferry for many years, my experience on this was quite a nice one and it was in fact fast great if your on a schedule! the times between trips can be an hour or so, id recommend keeping an eye on the time as you don't want to miss it by 5... More 

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Lahaina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The best way to travel around Sydney to zoo and Manley. Skip public ferry that takes twice as long and enjoy clean fast ferry for 50 cents more per trip.

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Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Can be crowded at times, but as long as you can find a seat, it's no problem! If you get to the terminal early, you can get seats outside or at the front of the boat where the views are great! A lot quicker than the usual Manly ferry, try and get this one if you can! Cheap with an... More 

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Sunbury, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Always the best ferry ride out too Manly so much to see on trip and some times sea life. Usually gets full so need to give yourself plenty of time to wait to get on earlier the better

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

With international and local friends, we decided not to take out our own boat out on NYE so we could enjoy the night while someone else 'drives'. Their website imbued a relaxed trip with an opportunity to 'enjoy a picnic' as the boat would be anchored in a sheltered cove in the line of the fireworks. With a healthy respect... More 

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Colorado
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

We took the Fast Ferry to Manly on a rainy day. It is fast and very comfortable. I don't know that it was worth the extra money over the regular ferry. When you get to Manly, stop in the tourist office very helpful. The walk to Manly Beach is easy, but spoiled a bit by all of the tee shirt/souvenir... More 

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