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Sydney Ferries

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Address: | Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Sydney Ferries is a public transport agency, providing ferry services on...

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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Great way to see Sydney

Great way to look around Syney and not expensive. Can get to most places around the bays. Try to get up the bow end outside, remember some of the ferries are double ended so they... read more

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melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great way to look around Syney and not expensive. Can get to most places around the bays. Try to get up the bow end outside, remember some of the ferries are double ended so they do not turn round.

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We used a sydney ferry twice on our sydney trip. From circular quay to darling harbour and from circular quay to manly. What a hoot we had. Its a great way to see the harbour. The staff on board are very professional and hospitable. The ferrys are very clean. I would recommend the ferrys as a great mode of transport... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Easy to use with Opal card. The ferries are regular and easy to hop on and off. They are very spacious inside with comfortable seats and a cafe. One can also sit outside which is great for photos as the views are amazing.

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Thank Carinne T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great way to get around the city and see the sights along the way. Wifi onboard is an extra bonus - although you do need an Australian address to access it!

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Walla Walla, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

So easy to use to get to the beaches of Sydney. Smooth ride. Great views. Clean! Very efficient. Would recommend to anyone traveling in Sydney.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love to use the Ferries on a Sunday from the Quay to Manly for an ice cream... It's a lovely day out and a great way to spend the weekend with the family.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have used the ferry system many times in my 3 visits to Sydney. I am amazed at the regularity and route structure that is offered to the public. On all three trips I've taken the one to Watson's Bay. This last trip was well woth it because the temperatures reached 40c a couple of days and it was good to... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

used the ferries to get to manly, the zoo, etc. Quick, inexpensive, comfortable, frequent. always room - even at peak times.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Sydney Harbour ferries are the best ways to view the sights of the entire Sydney Harbour. There are many ferries travelling all over Sydney Harbour. One can travel once per day, several trips per day or spend the entire day and into the late evening viewing this great Harbour from several different ferries.

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Scotts Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

$A7 each way takes you to Manly. Ferry trip was very smooth and comfortable. Free wifi. Views of bay - awesome!!!

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