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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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We used the ferry service several times during our recent visit to Sydney. As an interstate tourist we used an Opal seniors card which provided unlimited travel at 2.50 a day. The... read more

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We used the ferry service several times during our recent visit to Sydney. As an interstate tourist we used an Opal seniors card which provided unlimited travel at 2.50 a day. The harbour views on the ferry are fantastic

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The ferries in Sydney is one of the best & quickest ways to see the many parts of Sydney. My friend & I did it all by riding the metro, the Hop On- Hop Off buses to many locations but the ferry rides were most refreshing on a Hot day. The cool breeze was much needy on a humid day.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rading a Sydney Ferryis a must in the visit. Is the best way to admire the incredible landmarks as well as small harbors, beaches and boats and airplanes. Lovely time.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Get an Opal card and hop on a ferry. Daily and weekly costs are capped. Easy way to get around and see more of the areas around Sydney and cheaper than the tour boats. Best of all Sunday fares are capped at $2.50. Recommend Watsons bay.

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Toronto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ferries are a wonderful way to travel in Sydney. Took the ferry to the Tarango Zoo and it was a great experience. In fact, the ferry ride was the best thing about the Zoo visit! So affordable and efficient and clean... Make sure you take the ferry when in Sydney.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Head down to Circular Quay and jump on a ferry. Pick a random destination, you won't be disappointed. I've been on the Manly ferry - dolphins were swimming beside us. Also to the zoo and Fort Denison. The signage at the quay is clear and Therese plenty to do if you have to wait for your ferry. You will have... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent, clean, on time well signposted, frequent runs and well priced. they were a god send for getting around and no question was unasked

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

There is no better or more economical way to explore this wonderful harbour. Several times during our recent holiday, we jumped on a ferry for all different destinations and greatly enjoyed the experience. What a wonderful way to see many Sydney sites and beautiful waterfront homes.

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Diss, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have used the ferry services several times to get to Manly and then to get to Watsons Bay and Rose Bay. It is a great way to see the city and the coastline and islands from the water. You can buy a single ticket or get an Opal card. Check the timetables as Rose Bay was hourly this morning.

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Batemans Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When visiting Sydney, we always enjoy catching a Sydney Ferry to the various ports of call around Sydney Harbour, whether it be Watsons Bay, Rose Bay, Darling Harbour, or the iconic trip to Manly. It is a "must do" for visitors and locals alike. It is a good service, reasonably priced and iconic to the Sydney Harbour.

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