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

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Ferry, train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...
  2. Take the train from Circular Quay Station to Lakemba Station T3 Bankstown Line

$6 - $11

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Line 144 bus, bus, line 483 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 144 bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd 144 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd to Central Station, Railway Square, Stand L M30
  3. Take the line 483 bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Liverpool Rd At Byer St 483 / ...

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manly to Lakemba 19.7 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Manly to Lakemba 19.7 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manly to Lakemba 19.7 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manly to Lakemba. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B and arriving at Haldon St At The Boulevarde via Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd, Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M and The Boulevarde Opp Hunter St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Manly and Lakemba is 24 km. The road distance is 31.6 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Lakemba without a car is to ferry and train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Manly to Lakemba, including transfers.

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

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Manly to Lakemba bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Liverpool Rd At Byer St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Lakemba is 32 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Manly to Lakemba.

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There are 2014+ hotels available in Lakemba. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manly to Lakemba.
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  • Distance: 14.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

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

You can take a bus from Manly to Lakemba via Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd, Central Station, Railway Square, Stand L, Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M, Liverpool Rd At Byer St, and The Boulevarde Opp Hunter St in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
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
Bus from Military Rd Before Cabramatta Rd to Central Station, Railway Square, Stand L
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Liverpool Rd At Byer St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 - $7
Schedules at
manlyfastferry.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manly to Lakemba
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $80
UberXL
$65 - $85
Taxi
$70 - $95
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Lux
$120 - $160
Taxi from Manly to Lakemba
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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