There are 6 ways to get from Kings Cross to Manly by ferry, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Ferry  •  20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K to Manly Wharf, West Promenade, Stand J E70 / ...

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 200 bus, line 144 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Kings Cross Station, Bayswater Rd, Stand D to Pacific Hwy After Shirley Rd 200
  2. Take the line 144 bus from Pacific Hwy Before Falcon St to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B 144

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kings Cross to Manly 10.7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Kings Cross to Manly 10.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kings Cross to Manly 10.7 miles

$27 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Kings Cross to Manly is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kings Cross to Manly is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between Kings Cross and Manly is 10 km. The road distance is 17.1 km.

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The ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2 takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kings Cross station to Manly. However, there are services departing from Kings Cross Station, Bayswater Rd, Stand D and arriving at Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B via Pacific Hwy Before Falcon St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 and arriving at Manly, Wharf 2. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kings Cross to Manly is 17 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Kings Cross to Manly.

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Map of how to get from Kings Cross to Manly.
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  • Distance: 6.3 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Kings Cross, NSW, Australia and Manly, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Kings Cross to Manly via Pacific Hwy After Shirley Rd and Pacific Hwy Before Falcon St in around 1 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Kings Cross Station, Bayswater Rd, Stand D to Pacific Hwy After Shirley Rd
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Pacific Hwy Before Falcon St to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Wynyard Station, York St, Stand K to Manly Wharf, West Promenade, Stand J
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $8
Schedules at
manlyfastferry.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kings Cross to Manly
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$27 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
Select
$40 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Taxi
$45 - $65
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$80 - $110
Lux
$80 - $110
Taxi from Kings Cross to Manly
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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