There are 5 ways to get from St Ives to Manly by bus, ferry, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 194 bus, ferry  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 194 bus from Mona Vale Rd At Douglas St to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand L 194
  2. Take the ferry from Circular Quay, Wharf 2 to Manly, Wharf 2 MFF Manly Fast Ferry / ...

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 136 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 136 bus from Babbage Rd At Park Av to South Steyne Opp Victoria Pde 136

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Ives to Manly 14.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from St Ives to Manly 14.6 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from St Ives to Manly 14.6 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from St Ives to Manly is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Ives to Manly is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Ives to Manly. However, there are services departing from Mona Vale Rd At Douglas St and arriving at South Steyne Opp Victoria Pde via Babbage Rd At Park Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between St Ives and Manly is 14 km. The road distance is 23.4 km.

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The best way to get from St Ives to Manly without a car is to line 194 bus and ferry which takes 1 h 14 min and costs $13 - $21.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from St Ives to Manly, including transfers.

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St Ives to Manly bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Babbage Rd At Park Av station.

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St Ives to Manly bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at South Steyne Opp Victoria Pde station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Ives to Manly is 23 km. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from St Ives to Manly.

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There are 1893+ hotels available in Manly. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between St Ives, NSW, Australia and Manly, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a bus from St Ives to Manly hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 57 min.

Bus operators
Forest Coach Lines
Website
forestcoachlines.com.au
Bus from Mona Vale Rd At Douglas St to Wynyard Station, York St, Stand L
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
forestcoachlines.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Babbage Rd At Park Av to South Steyne Opp Victoria Pde
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Ferry operators
Manly Fast Ferry
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 - $8
Schedules at
manlyfastferry.com.au
Other operators
Uber Sydney
Website
uber.com
Towncar from St Ives to Manly
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
Select
$50 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $65
Taxi
$55 - $75
Black
$70 - $90
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Lux
$100 - $130
Taxi from St Ives to Manly
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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