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There are 6 ways to get from Manly to Hervey Bay by ferry, plane, train, bus or car

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Ferry, fly  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Hervey Bay (HVB) SYD - HVB

$143 - $330

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  25h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Hervey Bay - Transit Center Gx402 / ...

$91 - $296

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Ferry, train, bus  •  21h 56m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Hervey Bay - Transit Center

$119 - $290

Ferry, train  •  22h 9m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  3. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Maryborough West

$136 - $205

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  28h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Chatswood to Brisbane
  2. Take the bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Hervey Bay

$111 - $196

Drive  •  14h 2m

  1. Drive from Manly to Hervey Bay 758.6 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Manly to Hervey Bay is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 14h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Manly to Hervey Bay is to ferry and fly which costs $200 - $470 and takes 3h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manly to Hervey Bay. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B and arriving at Hervey Bay - Transit Center via Military Rd At Watson St, Sydney and Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 3m.

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The distance between Manly and Hervey Bay is 958 km. The road distance is 1213.8 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Hervey Bay without a car is to ferry and train and bus which takes 21h 56m and costs $160 - $410.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Manly to Hervey Bay, including transfers.

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Manly to Hervey Bay bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Sydney station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Hervey Bay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Manly to Hervey Bay bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Hervey Bay - Transit Center station.

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Hervey Bay is 1h behind Manly. It is currently 12:15 AM in Manly and 11:15 PM in Hervey Bay.

Map of how to get from Manly to Hervey Bay.
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  • Distance: 598.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 38m

What companies run services between Manly, NSW, Australia and Hervey Bay, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Manly to Hervey Bay via Military Rd At Watson St, Pitt St Opp Barlow St, Sydney, and Brisbane in around 25h 3m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Hervey Bay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Maryborough West
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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Queensland Rail Travel
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Hervey Bay - Transit Center
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$23 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50
Bus from Sydney to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$80 - $120
Flexifare
$95 - $140
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Chatswood to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
Premier Motor Service
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Phone
02 9583 1199
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Manly Fast Ferry

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Hervey Bay is 1214 km. It takes approximately 14h 2m to drive from Manly to Hervey Bay.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Hervey Bay Airport.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Hervey Bay. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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