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Sydney Ferries

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 8113 5400
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A fantastic way to see Sydney Harbour. You can travel from one end of the harbour to the other in... read more

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Great way to first experience the city. Bring a jacket for cool winds. Ice cream is at the... read more

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Sydney Ferries is a public transport agency, providing ferry services on Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River in Sydney, Australia.Having operated on Sydney Harbour and its related waterways since 1875, today Sydney Ferries carry over 14 million customers each year to destinations in and around Sydney.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

A fantastic way to see Sydney Harbour. You can travel from one end of the harbour to the other in very comfortable conditions and stop off at any location you like all at a very reasonable price. The best way to see the harbor.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great way to first experience the city. Bring a jacket for cool winds. Ice cream is at the landing adding to the fun.

Thank Ruth T T
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Reviewed yesterday

I used to commute by ferry. Even in bad weather, there was something about crossing the harbour that made you much happier when you arrived at work than if you went by bus or train. For visitors, the harbour is about the best thing in...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great way to view the harbour sights and visit the Manly village and beaches. Amazing views around the best harbour in the world

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great way to see the Sydney Harbour - $9 pay no more. No need to book an expensive tourist ferry. Go to Manley and take a walk.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For those places that are across the bay the Sydney Ferries are a must If you have an OpalCard then you just scan your card We went to Manly beach and it was only a half hour trip Good frequency of ferries to all destinations

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The ferry on a Sunday is only $2 return and is a quick easy way to get across to Manly. See the sights of the harbour and enjoy the views. Sit indoors if you don't want to get blown away or wet on a windy...More

Thank Beverley H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There is nothing calming and scenic than travelling on a Sydney ferry particularly on weekends. There are so many destinations. Manly, Watson's Bay, Parramatta, Balmain, to name just a few. enjoy lunch at Circular Quay, Chinatown or Darling Harbor then jump on a ferry to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Japan is a country of many facets. A glorious mix of old and new. Beautiful castles and shrines, very friendly courteous people and very safe to walk about. Wonderful food from cheap to first rate dining in hotels and restaurants. Lots and lots of shops...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good and fast. Very good sightseeing onboard these ferries. Not too expensive and good services onboard

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Response from Shay D | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have do but easiest way to confirm the schedule is to tweet the Sydney ferries @ferriesinfo
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