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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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Manly Fast Ferry operates every day between Manly and Circular Quay, during...

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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fast is right

price was affordable for the ultra fast and smooth ride to manly. we were blazing by the other ferries on the water. as that it was winter and short daylight, i wanted a fast... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
marieatta_pman
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marietta GA
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Rockhampton
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I frequently meet people in Manly for business and occasionally for a social catch-up. Manly fast ferry is a big hit. I have never seen a staff member with anything other than a warm smile and the boats are quick and on-time. Not only that you can have a cool beer on the way back after clinching that deal!

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Armidale, Australia
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely day at Manly taking the Fast Ferry option which took only 18 minutes and cost $7.70 return!

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Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a local this is my preferred option to travel between Circular Quay and Manly. They also have a bar on board which makes the trip even more enjoyable. They have a service that goes to Quarantine Station and Watsons Bay and Rose Bay from Manly as well. Buy a Manly Ferry fast pass and it will work out even... More 

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marietta GA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

price was affordable for the ultra fast and smooth ride to manly. we were blazing by the other ferries on the water. as that it was winter and short daylight, i wanted a fast trip and this was worth it to me. mayber summer time i would take the slower boat, but this was a great trip

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American Canyon, California
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59 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I used this company's ferry recently on our trip(June, winter in Aussie) to Sydney. We took the HoHo option at the Circular Quay and use it take us to the Tarango zoo in the morning and Manly in mid afternoon. We could have use it to hop on and hop off at more ports but we didn't... More 

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Thank bluemocha
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ferry was awesome! Great clean and good service! But when we got onto the ferry to buy our tickets from Watsons bay to manly then to circular quay they only gave me a one way ticket when specifically asked for return. When getting back onto Ferry I was informed that the ticket was only one way and had to pay... More 

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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Fast, smooth and comfortable experience. The chairs are relaxing, small bar to sell drinks and snack. Nice scenery to see

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Nancy, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

First we took the wrong ferry. There were two ferries of the company and nobody told us which one was doing hop onhop off But staff was kind and told us what to do They were friendly Maybe I dreamt but regarding the toilets it was not possible to flush

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Thank Vincent D
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Traveled from Circular Quay to Manly for the day using Manly Fast Ferry. Great smooth ride and reasonably priced at $34 for two people return.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The fast ferry is ok if you are working and time is of the essence. As a tourist, you can take the regular Manly Ferry, wharf 3. You can use your opal card, just swipe and go. The views of the harbor is part of the experience in going to Manly, so enjoy it without the need to take the... More 

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