There are 6 ways to get from Hornsby to Manly Beach by train, ferry, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Train, line 144 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Hornsby Station to St Leonards Station T1 North Shore, Northern and Western Line / ...
  2. Take the line 144 bus from St Leonards Station, Pacific Hwy, Stand A to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B 144 / ...

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus, line 144 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Hornsby Station, Stand D to Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand E 24T1 / ...
  2. Take the line 144 bus from Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand F to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B 144 / ...

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hornsby to Manly Beach 18.5 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Hornsby to Manly Beach 18.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hornsby to Manly Beach 18.5 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hornsby station to Manly Beach. However, there are services departing from Hornsby Station, Stand D and arriving at Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B via Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand F. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Hornsby and Manly Beach is 20 km. The road distance is 29.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hornsby to Manly Beach without a car is to train and ferry which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Hornsby to Manly Beach, including transfers.

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Hornsby to Manly Beach bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Hornsby Station, Stand D.

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Hornsby to Manly Beach bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hornsby to Manly Beach is 30 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Hornsby to Manly Beach.

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There are 1933+ hotels available in Manly Beach. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hornsby to Manly Beach.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Hornsby, NSW, Australia and Manly Beach, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Hornsby to Manly Beach via Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand E and Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand F in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Hornsby Station to St Leonards Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hornsby Station to Wynyard Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Hornsby Station to St Leonards Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$1 - $3
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from St Leonards Station, Pacific Hwy, Stand A to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Hornsby Station, Stand D to Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand E
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Chatswood Station, Victoria Av, Stand F to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
manlyfastferry.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hornsby to Manly Beach
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $75
UberXL
$60 - $80
Taxi
$65 - $90
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$120 - $150
Lux
$120 - $150
Taxi from Hornsby to Manly Beach
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Silver Service
Phone
+61 13 31 00
Website
silverservice.com.au
Premier Cabs
Phone
+61 13 10 17
Website
premiercabs.com.au

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