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There are 5 ways to get from Manly to Pacific Palms by ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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Ferry, train, bus via Newcastle  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 1 to Circular Quay, Wharf 3, Side B F1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station Ccn / ...
  3. Take the bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr 150 / ...

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Bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Chatswood to Karuah Pm12
  2. Take the bus from Karuah Coach Stop, Tarean Rd to Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr 150 / ...

Ferry, train, bus  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 1 to Circular Quay, Wharf 3, Side B F1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Taree Station 31 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Taree Station, Coach Stop to Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr 150 / ...

Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from Manly to Pacific Palms 284 km

Ferry, fly, bus  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 1 to Circular Quay, Wharf 3, Side B
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Newcastle (NTL) SYD - NTL
  3. Take the bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr

Manly to Pacific Palms by ferry, train and bus

The journey time between Manly and Pacific Palms is around 7h 22m and covers a distance of around 341 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 13m. Operated by Sydney Ferries, Manly Fast Ferry, Captain Cook Cruises and others, the Manly to Pacific Palms service departs from Manly, Wharf 1 and arrives in Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr. Typically 38 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

38 Weekly Services
7h 22m Average Duration
$42 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Manly to Pacific Palms is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Manly to Pacific Palms is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manly to Pacific Palms. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, Belgrave St, Stand G and arriving at Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr via Chatswood and Karuah Coach Stop, Tarean Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 10m.

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The distance between Manly and Pacific Palms is 200 km. The road distance is 284 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Pacific Palms without a car is to ferry and train and bus via Newcastle which takes 7h 22m and costs $40 - $90.

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It takes approximately 7h 22m to get from Manly to Pacific Palms, including transfers.

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Manly to Pacific Palms bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Chatswood station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Manly to Pacific Palms bus services, operated by Busways Great Lakes, arrive at Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Pacific Palms is 284 km. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from Manly to Pacific Palms.

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  • Distance: 200 km
  • Duration: 7h 22m

What companies run services between Manly, NSW, Australia and Pacific Palms, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Manly to Pacific Palms via Chatswood Station, Railway St, Stand H, Chatswood, Karuah, and Karuah Coach Stop, Tarean Rd in around 8h 10m.

Airlines
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$9 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$11 - $15
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broadmeadow Station
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Economy
$24 - $40
First Class
$30 - $50
Train from Central Station to Taree Station
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Economy
$40 - $65
First Class
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Busways Great Lakes
Phone
1300 69 2929
Email
infoline@busways.com.au
Website
busways.com.au
Bus from Broadmeadow Coach Stop, Graham Rd to Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
busways.com.au
Bus from Karuah Coach Stop, Tarean Rd to Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
busways.com.au
Bus from Taree Station, Coach Stop to Pacific Palms Coach Stop, Boomerang Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
busways.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61244235233 (call 13 34 10 within Australia)
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Chatswood to Karuah
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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, Side A
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Manly Fast Ferry
Captain Cook Cruises
Phone
+61 2 9206 1111
Email
sydney@captaincook.com.au
Website
captaincook.com.au
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 3 to Circular Quay, Wharf 6, Side B
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Captain Cook Cruises

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