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City Hopper

| travels along Brisbane River, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3403 8888
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Great way to get around in the River City

We used the City Hopper to get around on our recent visit to the Brisbane CBD. A free service that... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
brendan4720
via mobile
A free service connect river spots

This is an outstanding service that Brisbane City have set up. As usual, another Australian... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Divesh K
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“free service” (162 reviews)
“free ferry” (104 reviews)
“sydney street” (70 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| travels along Brisbane River, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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+61 7 3403 8888
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We used the City Hopper to get around on our recent visit to the Brisbane CBD. A free service that is staffed be The friendliest Ferry Captains that I have ever met. How could you be unhappy with the best job in the world. A...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is an outstanding service that Brisbane City have set up. As usual, another Australian efficient service, connecting spots on the river. As a visitor, this is a fun thing to do. We went for dinner on South Bank, walking over to the resturant and...More

1  Thank Divesh K
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was so surprised to learn when we were staying in the city that we could go for a ride along the river for free.The service was wanderful and the frequency was great as well,although we did find it a little hard to find where...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

A free way to travel in Brisbane if you need to get somewhere near the river. The boatmen were helpful in telling us where to disembark.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

No go card needed. Regular fast ferry service. Of course you can take a citycat for a classier experience up or down the river, but hop on a ferry to cross the river for free. Line up at the designated ferry piers and very son...More

1  Thank Grace and Wayne M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We caught the city hopper on several occasions....it runs a frequent service and is free!!very pleasant journey!

Thank molly215
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Smaller ferries that don't run at same frequency as the commercial ferries or stop at as many places, but they are free and the drivers will comment on interesting spots along the route.

Thank L4655IVbb
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This free mode of transport was very helpful in getting around Brisbane! Never any long waits to catch one!

Thank BevR4
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were new tourists to Brisbane and took advantage of this free river cruise to take a scenic tour of Brisbane. We boarded at the Eagle Street Pier and wend downstream and then upstream. The journey took about an hour, but we thoroughly enjoyed the...More

1  Thank Judy R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rode the Brisbane River City Hopper on our recent trip to Brisbane. Didn't know about this Ferry until it was suggested to us at our hotel. Was a great trip up and down the Brisbane River looking at all the sights, round trip took about...More

1  Thank DAVIDMB8093LE
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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
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Shirin J
15 January 2018|
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Response from Virelya T | Reviewed this property |
Hi... absolutely!! We had great time there!!! We also came as a family with my mother in law too who is has the same problem.. and she was ok!!! Hope you have a great time!!!
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iamhanis_ismail
16 August 2017|
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Response from AmiH3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is possible and very close but if you are trying to get to Southbank from Queen Street Mall (Myer centre) you could easily walk and it would be quicker and easier than using ferry (due to pick up and drop off... More
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