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Very enjoyable Sydney Harbor Ferry

While visiting in Sydney, my family and I went to the Circular Quay in Sydney Harbor on a... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Busy but intriguing

The Sydney Harbour Ferry Wharves are located at Circular Quay. These ferry commuter wharves are... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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King Street Wharf | Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very central ferry wharf in Circular quay. The amount of people who disembark from a ferry when it arrives to the wharf is overwhelming and could easily scare little kids. Watch out for pickpockets.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 6 June 2018

While visiting in Sydney, my family and I went to the Circular Quay in Sydney Harbor on a beautiful, sunny day. We decided to go on the ferry ride which took us to Watson Bay and Rose Bay. We got a wonderful view of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Trip-Review01
Reviewed 31 May 2018

The Sydney Harbour Ferry Wharves are located at Circular Quay. These ferry commuter wharves are extremely busy form of public transportation on the waterways. Take advantage on Sundays of the all day travel capped at only $2.50. I love watching the comings and goings of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The ferries are easy to use, well signposted but staff are very friendly if you need help. Can get very busy at times. The areas are clean and ticket machines easy to use with an opal card. Well worth hopping on and off at a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank clairedjnj
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This is the main area in Circular Quay and there are a couple over in Darling Harbor. There are directories where each ferry goes out and what times and whether it is a fast or slow ferry. Each wharf has some food feature too and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank finesilver
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

The easiest way to travel in Sydney is the ferry. Especially for us because we stayed at Manly Beach. The view is amazing and it takes you 30min to go from Manly Wharf to Circular Quay Wharf 3 or back. There is a fast ferry...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank wingsnroots
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Centralized location for ferry transport at the Wharves on the waterfront either private or state services. You choose either fast and more money or slow and cheaper! Pick up opal card at transportation booth for either. Very efficient and convenient. Very good set-up and organized!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TonyC216
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We were at the Harbour Ferry Wharves during our recent stay in Sydney at both King Street and Circular Quay. These are the commuter wharves where the ferries charter or dive vessels depart and are quite busy and bustling. I love watching the coming and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Sydney public transport has come along way in recent years. The ferry service has undergone major upgrades. The service is friendly clean and punctual, definitely an experience not to be missed during a visit, especially on Sundays as the price on travel for all public...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Heading for Taronga Park Zoo from the Blue Mountains, we decided to travel only using the Opal card and it was trouble-free. We arrived at Central Station and changed to City Circle [via Museum as less busy] to get to Circular Quay. We walked straight...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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