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Great free service

Great for a quick trip up the river and back - particularly from City across to Southbank. Good... read more

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Great Way To Cruise The River

This free service is a great way to get to both side of the river and great way to cruise and see... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great for a quick trip up the river and back - particularly from City across to Southbank. Good value as its free.

Thank ozfamilyexplorer
Reviewed 2 days ago

This free service is a great way to get to both side of the river and great way to cruise and see the city skyline. I highly recommend to do this during the night for beautiful photography.

Thank pioneertraveller
Reviewed 3 days ago

Itls public transportaation, it”s free and you can move around Downtown Brisbane in a different way. Try ot if you have time

Thank kepokomemolo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Caught the city hopper ferries into the CDB from Dockside and at night it was just such a pleasant way to travel. A totally free service with short wait times. Really so much easier than driving or trying to park in the CBD. Made a...More

Thank Arno B
Reviewed 5 days ago

City Hopper Brisbane – This is a smaller and slower method of river transport than the City Cat, but it is free and does most of the route that the City Cat does. We used it to get home to New Farm, one evening from...More

Thank annettelaurie
Reviewed 6 days ago

little ferry that tends to get crowded, running every 30 mins between New Farm and Brisbane CBD. Staff generally very friendly nd best of all - it’s free!

Thank Colandrina_M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love free tour of hop on hop off city hopper. Great way to explore the city and important spots in Brisbane.. Boat masters are amazing.. polite and helpfull

Thank mdoktan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brisbane has many bridges but the way to move around the city area is definitely the Hopper. As it is says, you hop on the small boat to traverse the river back and forth through the main city area. The friendly staff help to guide...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This can be surprising for your as you stepped in City Hooper because it is a free ride, it is one of the best way to explore city river floating on the surface of the Brisbane River all the way from Northquay to Southbank, Kangaroo...More

Thank Kumar K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well I wasn't expecting to ride for free on the ferry so that was a bonus, I loved it, beautiful day on the water and the amazing views of the Brisbane city from every angle

Thank HotGaz
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17 September 2018|
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Response from lellydw | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does, there are free ferry plus thepay ones.
7 August 2018|
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Response from Jenny1960_11 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how you get from Surfer's Paradise to Brisbane. I would allow a full day to allow getting the light rail from Florida Gardens stop to Helensvale. You need to swap to the train heading to Brisbane. Get off at... More
Alexis C
20 June 2018|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Hope its not too late for a reply. A full round trip will take about 90 mins. Keep in mind it is a straight line from one end, stopping all stops to the other end. It then returns stopping at all the same stops on... More