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Manly Fast Ferry

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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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If you aren't a big fan of ferries, this one is for you. It literally gets you from circular quay to Manly in half the time. Does cost more.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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Manly, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

I left for my first ferry trip from Manly to Darling harbour at 7.40pm on a Friday night. There were only 5 other people on board so there weren't many stops on the way and it was a quick trip. I checked with the guys that they stopped near Star Casino and they said they didn't, but since I was... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We traveled in this ferry just to enjoy the big boat cruise. It was one fine evening and the boat was carrying mostly office goers back home. We sat in the upper deck and enjoyed the stunning views.

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Byfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Circular Quay is a great place to start, plenty of good food and rink available within 5 minutes walk, either in modern Sydney or down in the Rocks. Follow this with great views along the way of the Sydney skyline, Harbour bridge, Opera House and the shore line. Just 20 minutes later and you arrive at a great destination, why... More 

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Ermington, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The ferry from Circular Quay to Manly is very nice trip ! Which is much cheap by ferry than driving the car across to the manly . When you arrive Manly , don't forget to buy a Comb Ice Cream ! Every time to go to Manly I always buy a ice cream . Because they made it so nice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

If you aren't a big fan of ferries, this one is for you. It literally gets you from circular quay to Manly in half the time. Does cost more.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Most Sydney Siders know this attraction and it's a must with families travelling to Manly. If your a tourist you just have to ride the Fast Ferry. Generally a smooth fast ride with comfortable seating. The view is just spectacular as you dance across the water to your destination. Take snaps, tell your friends - very affordable.

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Le Morne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I have stayed in manly, truly an amazing place, on the northern beaches, with the ferry travel from Sydney to Manly.

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Canberra, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This is the more efficient option, the better one for a leisurely cruise of the Harbour is to take the regular Manly Ferry, an absolute Sydney 'must do' take this option if your primary goal is convenience... Or comfort.

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Richmond
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is easy, fast, affordable, and gets you out of the center of Sydney quickly. What more could you want?

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Why take the public ferry and deal with the hoards of tourists? The FF takes ten minutes less, no tourists, and alcohol.

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