There are 4 ways to get from Manly to Tuggerah Lake by ferry, train, bus or car

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Ferry, train  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 Mff / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Tuggerah Station Ccn

$72 - $108

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Line 136 bus, train  •  3h 11m

  1. Take the line 136 bus from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C to Chatswood Station, Stand D 136 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Tuggerah Station Ccn

$68 - $120

2 alternative options

Line 136 bus, bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the line 136 bus from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C to Chatswood Station, Stand D 136 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chatswood to Tuggerah Westfield Plaza Pm12

$77 - $107

Drive  •  1h 26m

  1. Drive from Manly to Tuggerah Lake 109.6 km

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Manly to Tuggerah Lake is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 1h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Manly to Tuggerah Lake is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 1h 26m.

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The distance between Manly and Tuggerah Lake is 59 km. The road distance is 109.6 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Tuggerah Lake without a car is to ferry and train which takes 2h 42m and costs $70 - $110.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Manly to Tuggerah Lake, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Tuggerah Lake is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 26m to drive from Manly to Tuggerah Lake.

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There are 363+ hotels available in Tuggerah Lake. Prices start at $175 AUD per night.

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What companies run services between Manly, NSW, Australia and Tuggerah Lake, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Manly to Tuggerah Lake via Chatswood and Tuggerah Westfield Plaza in around 3h 54m.

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 Tuggerah Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$19 - $25
First Class
$27 - $35
Train from Hornsby Station to Tuggerah Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$16 - $22
First Class
$23 - $30
Bus 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
Bus from Manly Wharf, East Esplanade, Stand C to Chatswood Station, Stand D
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Chatswood to Tuggerah Westfield Plaza
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Manly Fast Ferry
Sydney Ferries
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Ferry from Manly, Wharf 1 to Circular Quay, Wharf 3, Side A
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
Sydney Ferries

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