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very efficient and fast

on dec 24th we purchased ticket from Circular Quay to Rose Bay and these ferries are just very... read more

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perbuhl
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Rungsted, Denmark
Easy way to enjoy views and being on the water

Friendly staff and a great way to travel on Sydney Harbour. Can travel inside or enjoy outside and... read more

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Pam C
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Tamworth, 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...more
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on dec 24th we purchased ticket from Circular Quay to Rose Bay and these ferries are just very efficient and fast. Great tour around the Opera house, and 14 minuntes later we arrive, and just 2 minutes walk to the Restaurant Catalina.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank perbuhl
Reviewed yesterday

Friendly staff and a great way to travel on Sydney Harbour. Can travel inside or enjoy outside and relaxing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pam C
Reviewed yesterday

No better way than to travel and relax on the Sydney Harbour. Easy to board and the views of a major city are truly amazing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank S6927ABchristineb
Reviewed yesterday

When visiting Sydney, we use our Senior Opal Ticket on the ferries, trains etc. - everywhere for $2 a day! The ferries have taken us all over the Harbour - wonderful value.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TravelWithChris
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took the ferry from Circular Quay to Manly Wharf and it was a very pleasant trip with lots to see. We had a bit of trouble “tapping” our credit card to get in but the staff was amazingly helpful as was the ticket checker...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 748glennb
Reviewed yesterday

I used the ferry to Mandy beach. it was very easy and fast. I could use even faster connection, but I want to enjoy the scenery. I used the same Opal card which works for all public transportation (prepared minimum 10 dollars, can add 10...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank volnycas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fabulous service. Frequent and great price. Great views of the city. Timetable displayed and easy to read

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TravellingMumoftwo
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have traveled on these lovely old ferries all around the Sydney Harbour over many, many years and still enjoy the thrill. The most recent trip was during the Vivid Sydney festival and being out on the harbour was a terrific place to be to watch...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TraceyP-W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I used to stay in Kirribilli and could have taken the Wynyard train but preferred Ferry for it lifts your mood. It provides ready access to areas like Mossman, rose bay etc with much ease. They are costlier charging 6$ for minimum rides while trains...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank prashant_menon
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Once you have studied the maps and got your head around which ferry stops/leaves from where it's easy. Once on the ferry its relaxing and a cheap way to see the sites of Sydney.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank brettlivingthedream
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Karen L
16 December 2018|
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Response from Janet S | Reviewed this property |
I would just look up the ferry timetable. I don't know the night time hours
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billlkay
28 September 2018|
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Response from miriam515 | Reviewed this property |
You both need an opal card So 1 each
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billlkay
28 September 2018|
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Response from 708henryv | Reviewed this property |
No, i believe you need one each. You can load it with a small amount say $20.
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