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There are 6 ways to get from Manly to Waterloo by ferry, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Ferry, train  •  38 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 Green Square Station T8 Airport and South Line

$6 - $10

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Line 144 bus, line 343 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 144 bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Pacific Hwy After Shirley Rd 144 / ...
  2. Take the line 343 bus from Crows Nest, Burlington St, Stand 5 to Elizabeth St At Wellington St 343

$4 - $6

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Ferry, line 301 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...
  2. Take the line 301 bus from Circular Quay, Alfred St, Stand A to Bourke St Opp Powell St 301 / ...

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manly to Waterloo 12.6 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Manly to Waterloo 12.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manly to Waterloo 12.6 miles

$30 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Manly to Waterloo is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manly to Waterloo is to taxi which costs $60 - $80 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manly to Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B and arriving at Elizabeth St At Wellington St via Crows Nest, Burlington St, Stand 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Manly and Waterloo is 13 km. The road distance is 20.1 km.

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The best way to get from Manly to Waterloo without a car is to ferry and train which takes 38 min and costs $8 - $14.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Manly to Waterloo, including transfers.

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

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Manly to Waterloo bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Elizabeth St At Wellington St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manly to Waterloo is 20 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Manly to Waterloo.

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There are 1998+ hotels available in Waterloo. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manly to Waterloo.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

You can take a bus from Manly to Waterloo via Pacific Hwy After Shirley Rd and Crows Nest, Burlington St, Stand 5 in around 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Circular Quay, Alfred St, Stand A to Bourke St Opp Powell St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Pacific Hwy After Shirley Rd
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Crows Nest, Burlington St, Stand 5 to Elizabeth St At Wellington St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 Waterloo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
UberXL
$45 - $60
Taxi
$45 - $65
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$85 - $120
Lux
$85 - $120
Taxi from Manly to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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