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

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Ferry, train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Caringbah Station T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 144 bus, night bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 144 bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd 144 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand H to Caringbah Station, Kingsway N11

$6 - $11

4 alternative options

Line 169 bus, train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 169 bus from Manly Wharf, Belgrave St, Stand G to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand M 169 / ...
  2. Take the train from Martin Place Station to Caringbah Station T4 Eastern Suburbs and Illawarra Line

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manly to Caringbah 26 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Manly to Caringbah 26 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manly to Caringbah 26 miles

$55 - $70

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manly to Caringbah station. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B and arriving at Caringbah Station, Kingsway via Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd and Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Manly and Caringbah is 31 km. The road distance is 41.7 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Caringbah without a car is to ferry and train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Manly to Caringbah, including transfers.

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Manly to Caringbah bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B station.

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Manly to Caringbah bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Caringbah Station, Kingsway.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Caringbah is 42 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Manly to Caringbah.

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There are 1569+ hotels available in Caringbah. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manly to Caringbah.
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  • Distance: 19.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Manly, NSW, Australia and Caringbah, NSW, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Manly to Caringbah. However, you can take the ferry to Circular Quay, Wharf 2, take the walk to Circular Quay Station, take the train to Central Station, then take the train to Caringbah Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manly to Caringbah via Wynyard Station, York St, Stand M and Martin Place Station in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Website
sydneytrains.info
Train from Central Station to Caringbah Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Train from Martin Place Station to Caringbah Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Manly Wharf, Belgrave St, Stand G to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand M
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Night bus from Town Hall Station, Park St, Stand H to Caringbah Station, Kingsway
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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 - $7
Schedules at
manlyfastferry.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manly to Caringbah
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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uber.com
Assist
$55 - $70
UberX
$55 - $70
Select
$80 - $100
UberXL
$80 - $110
Taxi
$85 - $120
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$160 - $210
Lux
$160 - $210
Taxi from Manly to Caringbah
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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