There are 7 ways to get from Manly to Waterloo by ferry, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Ferry, train  •  34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 Mff / ...
  2. Take the train from Circular Quay Station to Green Square Station T8

$8 - $13

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Line 144 bus, line 343 bus  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the line 144 bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Falcon St At Alexander St 144 / ...
  2. Take the line 343 bus from Alexander St Before Hayberry St to Elizabeth St Before McEvoy St 343

$7 - $10

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Ferry, line 304 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manly, Wharf 2 to Circular Quay, Wharf 2 Mff / ...
  2. Take the line 304 bus from Circular Quay, Alfred St, Stand A to Bourke St Opp Powell St 304

$9 - $15

Line 144 bus, line 320 bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the line 144 bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Falcon St At Alexander St 144 / ...
  2. Take the line 320 bus from Pacific Hwy After Falcon St to Bourke St Opp Powell St 320

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manly to Waterloo 20.1 km

$85 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Manly to Waterloo 20.1 km

$2 - $5

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manly to Waterloo 20.1 km

$48 - $54

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The cheapest way to get from Manly to Waterloo is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manly to Waterloo is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 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 Before McEvoy St via Alexander St Before Hayberry St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 18m.

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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 34 min and costs $7 - $14.

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It takes approximately 34 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 Before McEvoy 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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  • Distance: 13.2 km
  • Duration: 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Manly to Waterloo via Falcon St At Alexander St and Alexander St Before Hayberry St in around 1h 18m.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
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).

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Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Circular Quay, Alfred St, Stand A to Bourke St Opp Powell St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B to Falcon St At Alexander St
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Alexander St Before Hayberry St to Elizabeth St Before McEvoy St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Pacific Hwy After Falcon St to Bourke St Opp Powell St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Transport NSW
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
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manly to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$48 - $54
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Assist
$48 - $54
UberX
$48 - $54
Uber Comfort
$55 - $65
Taxi
$70 - $95
Select
$70 - $80
UberXL
$70 - $80
Black
$100 - $120
Black SUV
$140 - $160
Lux
$140 - $160
Taxi from Manly to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Manly Warringah Cabs
Phone
131668
Website
manlycabs.com.au

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