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There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Manly by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from South Brisbane station, platform 1 to Manly station, platform 2 Shcl / ...

$3 - $6

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Line 220 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 220 bus from Queen Street station, 1B to Manly Rd at Whites Road 220 / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane to Manly 19.8 km

$50 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Manly 19.8 km

$2 - $4

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Manly is 1800 020 080.

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Manly is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Manly is to taxi which costs $50 - $60 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Queen Street station, 1B station and arriving at Manly Rd at Whites Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from South Brisbane station, platform 1 station and arriving at Manly station, platform 2 station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Manly is 16 km. The road distance is 19.8 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Manly without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs $3 - $6.

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The train from South Brisbane station, platform 1 to Manly station, platform 2 takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Brisbane to Manly bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from Queen Street station, 1B.

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Brisbane to Manly train services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from South Brisbane station, platform 1.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Manly is to train which takes 35 min and costs $3 - $6. Alternatively, you can line 220 bus, which costs $3 - $5 and takes 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Manly.
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  • Distance: 15.5 km
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Manly, QLD, Australia?

TRANSLink QLD operates a train from South Brisbane station, platform 1 to Manly station, platform 2 every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, TRANSLink QLD operates a bus from Queen Street station, 1B to Manly Rd at Whites Road hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from South Brisbane station, platform 1 to Manly station, platform 2
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Queen Street station, 1B to Manly Rd at Whites Road
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Other operators
Taxi from Brisbane to Manly
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Yellow Cab Co
Phone
+61 13 19 24
Website
yellowcab.com.au
Black & White Cabs
Phone
+61 13 32 22
Website
blackandwhitecabs.com.au

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Brisbane to Manly bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Manly Rd at Whites Road station.

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Brisbane to Manly train services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Manly station, platform 2.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Manly is 20 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Brisbane to Manly.

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There are 1041+ hotels available in Manly. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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