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Sydney Ferries

| Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 8113 5400
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Convenient, clean, enjoyable!

The ferries around Sydney Harbour are fantastic! They are not only a great way to get around but a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jeanne P
San Diego, California
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We live in Parramatta - however other people can utilize for visitors to have an interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sydney, Australia
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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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| Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 8113 5400
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The ferries around Sydney Harbour are fantastic! They are not only a great way to get around but a fun experience. You get to see the Harbour from a different angle. It's a little pricey, and the ticket machine took a little while to figure...More

Thank Jeanne P
Reviewed 2 days ago

We live in Parramatta - however other people can utilize for visitors to have an interesting coverage of Sydney - use the Parramatta ferry to/from Circular Quay - look around Parramatta (second settlement in the new Colony dating back to 1788) and then the return...More

Thank ScotsAustralian
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great way to travel within Sydney Harbor from place to place. And it is a fun ride in itself. Great picture opportunity of Sydney and the Sydney icons from the bay. Take the ferry going into Sydney Central Quay at around sunset...More

Thank Raanan S
Reviewed 2 days ago

A great way to see the harbour. During weekends or holidays you may find yourself in a long line for the popular Circular Quay - Manly Route, but overall a good experience.

Thank toodooloo_driver
Reviewed 3 days ago

Providing you are travelling in daylight hours, winder or summer, Sydney ferries are a great way to have a hassle free trip around magnificent Sydney?Sydney Harbour. Speed should not be your goal, its about the journey, and getting there while enjoying the view!!

Thank TonyCondon
Reviewed 3 days ago

The ferries in Sydney proved quite a novelty for my husband and I. We usually get around on the trains. The are an efficient form of public transport and in the 5 days during the Vivid Festival we used the ferries several times a day....More

Thank 550Frances
Reviewed 3 days ago

Staying at Darling Harbour, this is a great way to get to Circular Quay, with a very special perspective of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House to boot.

Thank codym481
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easy to get on, easy to get off. Takes you where you need to go. Tickets are easy to purchase from the vending machines also.

Thank justordinary
Reviewed 3 days ago

I'm sure I'm not alone when, as an experienced international traveller, I get pleasantly surprised by a travel experience in my own back yard. Take a Sydney ferry ride for example. I'm an inner-west Sydney resident and a couple of days ago caught up with...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Frequent ferry times. Reasonable price . We had a few hours to kill. So we took a ferry from circular quay to Darling harbour. Good way to tour the harbour.

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Raymond K
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Response from Brian/Susan P | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how much traveling you do we did Katoomba and back + a couple in the city for $20
21 February 2017|
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Response from sue a | Reviewed this property |
An opal card which covers all pt they are available at airport station or Cnr shops to which card is free you just put credit on it.
27 August 2016|
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Response from Janine85 | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely recommend getting an opal card to travel around, this gives you access to trains, buses and ferries. Places I found really interesting were Sydney harbour bridge, opera house, blue mountains but you would... More