There are 5 ways to get from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House by ferry, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Ferry  •  30 min

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

$5 - $8

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Line 144 bus, line 230 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 144 bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Neutral Bay Junction, Military Rd, Stand C 144 / ...
  2. Take the line 230 bus from Neutral Bay Junction, Military Rd, Stand B to Olympic Dr Before Alfred St 230 / ...

$4 - $6

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Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House 9.5 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House 9.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House 9.5 miles

$25 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B and arriving at Olympic Dr Before Alfred St via Neutral Bay Junction, Military Rd, Stand B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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

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The distance between Manly Beach and Sydney Opera House is 9 km. The road distance is 15.2 km.

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The best way to get from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House without a car is to ferry which takes 30 min and costs $7 - $10.

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

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Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B station.

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Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Olympic Dr Before Alfred St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House is 15 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House.

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Map of how to get from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House.
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Manly Beach, NSW, Australia and Sydney Opera House, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House via Neutral Bay Junction, Military Rd, Stand C, Neutral Bay Junction, Military Rd, Stand B, and Olympic Dr Before Alfred St in around 1 h 3 min.

Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Neutral Bay Junction, Military Rd, Stand C
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Neutral Bay Junction, Military Rd, Stand B to Olympic Dr Before Alfred St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, 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 Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
Select
$35 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi
$40 - $60
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Lux
$75 - $95
Taxi from Manly Beach to Sydney Opera House
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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The nearest airport to Sydney Opera House is Sydney (SYD) Airport which is 9.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Newcastle (NTL) (130.6 km).

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There are 1831+ hotels available in Sydney Opera House. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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