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

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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Parramatta Station to Central Station T2 Inner West and Leppington Line / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus, line 144 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Macquarie University Station, Waterloo Rd, Stand C M54 / ...
  2. Take the line 144 bus from St Leonards Station, Pacific Hwy, Stand A to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B 144 / ...

$7 - $10

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Bus, ferry  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Museum Of Sydney, Phillip St M52 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Parramatta to Manly 22.2 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Parramatta to Manly 22.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Parramatta to Manly 22.2 miles

$45 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Parramatta to Manly is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Parramatta to Manly is to taxi which costs $110 - $130 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Parramatta station to Manly. However, there are services departing from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 and arriving at Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B via Macquarie University Station, Waterloo Rd, Stand B and St Leonards Station, Pacific Hwy, Stand A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Parramatta and Manly is 27 km. The road distance is 35.6 km.

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The best way to get from Parramatta to Manly without a car is to train and ferry which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $10 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Parramatta to Manly, including transfers.

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Parramatta to Manly bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Parramatta Station, Stand A2.

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Parramatta to Manly bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Parramatta to Manly is 36 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Parramatta to Manly.

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There are 2077+ hotels available in Manly. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Parramatta to Manly via Macquarie University Station, Waterloo Rd, Stand C, Macquarie University Station, Waterloo Rd, Stand B, St Leonards Station, Pacific Hwy, Stand F, and St Leonards Station, Pacific Hwy, Stand A in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Sydney Trains
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Parramatta Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A3 to Museum Of Sydney, Phillip St
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Parramatta Station, Stand A2 to Macquarie University Station, Waterloo Rd, Stand C
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from St Leonards Station, Pacific Hwy, Stand A to Manly Wharf, West Esplanade, Stand B
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
Phone
02 9583 1199
Website
manlyfastferry.com.au
Ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Manly Fast Ferry
Sydney Ferries
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Parramatta to Manly
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
Select
$70 - $90
UberXL
$70 - $95
Taxi
$75 - $110
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Lux
$140 - $180
Taxi from Parramatta to Manly
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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