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There are 5 ways to get from Manly to Circular Quay by ferry, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Ferry  •  21 min

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

$4 - $7

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Line 169 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 169 bus from Manly Wharf, Belgrave St, Stand G to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand M 169 / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manly to Circular Quay 9.5 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Manly to Circular Quay 9.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manly to Circular Quay 9.5 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Manly to Circular Quay is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manly to Circular Quay is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manly Wharf, Belgrave St, Stand G and arriving at Wynyard Station, York St, Stand M station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 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 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Manly and Circular Quay is 10 km. The road distance is 15.1 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Circular Quay without a car is to ferry which takes 21 min and costs $5 - $10.

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The ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Manly to Circular Quay bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Manly Wharf, Belgrave St, Stand G station.

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Manly to Circular Quay bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Wynyard Station, York St, Stand M.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Circular Quay is 15 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Manly to Circular Quay.

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Map of how to get from Manly to Circular Quay.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Manly, NSW, Australia and Circular Quay, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a bus from Manly to Circular Quay hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

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
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 Circular Quay
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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uber.com
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
Select
$35 - $45
UberXL
$35 - $45
Taxi
$40 - $55
Black
$50 - $65
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Lux
$70 - $90
Taxi from Manly to Circular Quay
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$30 - $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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