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Sydney Ferries

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 8113 5400
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Manly ferry

Great way to view the harbour sights and visit the Manly village and beaches. Amazing views around... read more

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Mike W
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Circular Ferries Sydney

Great way to see the Sydney Harbour - $9 pay no more. No need to book an expensive tourist ferry... read more

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musgo1950
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Sydney Ferries is a public transport agency, providing ferry services on Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River in Sydney, Australia.Having operated on Sydney Harbour and its related waterways since 1875, today Sydney Ferries carry over 14 million customers each year to destinations in and around Sydney.
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  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great way to view the harbour sights and visit the Manly village and beaches. Amazing views around the best harbour in the world

Thank Mike W
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Reviewed yesterday

Great way to see the Sydney Harbour - $9 pay no more. No need to book an expensive tourist ferry. Go to Manley and take a walk.

Thank musgo1950
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

For those places that are across the bay the Sydney Ferries are a must If you have an OpalCard then you just scan your card We went to Manly beach and it was only a half hour trip Good frequency of ferries to all destinations

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The ferry on a Sunday is only $2 return and is a quick easy way to get across to Manly. See the sights of the harbour and enjoy the views. Sit indoors if you don't want to get blown away or wet on a windy...More

Thank Beverley H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is nothing calming and scenic than travelling on a Sydney ferry particularly on weekends. There are so many destinations. Manly, Watson's Bay, Parramatta, Balmain, to name just a few. enjoy lunch at Circular Quay, Chinatown or Darling Harbor then jump on a ferry to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Japan is a country of many facets. A glorious mix of old and new. Beautiful castles and shrines, very friendly courteous people and very safe to walk about. Wonderful food from cheap to first rate dining in hotels and restaurants. Lots and lots of shops...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very good and fast. Very good sightseeing onboard these ferries. Not too expensive and good services onboard

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Mostly always on time, clean and professional good humoured staff but a tad expensive. Would like earlier morning trips (to link to airport line at Circular Quay for early morning flights) and later finishes so can spend more time in city - especially during the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As we boarded the Parramatta cat ferry on a perfect Syndey day, we began to enjoy the journey as we passed under the Sydney Habour bridge and headed west . Taking about an hour we sailed past homes, industries and hospitals. The trip finishes as...More

Thank Carol C C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ferries are another mode of public transport locally .Opal card to be used here as wel. Manly ferry ride is quite beautiful .

Thank AKRCH
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March 18, 2018|
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Yes your right!!!
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Response from Shay D | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have do but easiest way to confirm the schedule is to tweet the Sydney ferries @ferriesinfo
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Response from baysidemarg | Reviewed this property |
An opal card is an easy option, you can top up with your credit card. (There’s also a seniors card in opal- (cheaper) as you are at airport perhaps Uber into town and just walk around. Darling harbour, rocks and paddy’s... More
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