Watsons Bay Ferry


  • Return rocket ferry ticket
  • Watsons Bay - Circular Quay

Need to know

  • 7 services during the daily peak (Mon-Fri)
  • Direct to the city in 20 minutes
  • Return tickets Adult $14, Child (4-15 years) $7
  • Multi-ferry eTravelPass app
    - Adult $62, Child (4-15 years) $30
    - download eTravelPass info & prices
    - download app from the App Store
    - download app from Google Play Store
  • Visit the Prices page
  • Register for Live Timetable Updates here  
  • See More Info for
    - Where to buy tickets
    - School Annual Pass



Timetable  Download a sample timetable

Check Your Date   Special timetables operate on selected dates

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Relax and take in the sights of our beautiful harbour as you cruise to work aboard a Rocket Ferry between Watsons Bay and the City. This fantastic new commuter service operates Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays, during the peak hours. Seven direct services will get you to and from the city in just 20 minutes. 

Click More Info for

  • Single, Return, Multi-ferry, and School Annual Passes
  • Where to buy tickets
  • Register for live timetable updates

School Annual Travel Pass

Where to Buy Tickets

  • Return tickets can be purchased online
  • One-way & Return tickets can be purchased on board the vessel at Watsons Bay and Circular Quay, or from Captain Cook Cruises, Circular Quay (Wharf 6 - 9am-7pm daily) or Darling Harbour (Pier 26 9am-5pm daily)
  • Multi-ferry tickets can be purchased via the eTravelPass app
    download app from the App Store
    - download app from Google Play Store
  • Please note Opal Cards cannot be accepted for this service
  • Tickets are only valid on Captain Cook Cruises vessels

Register for Live Timetable Updates here  

Watsons Bay Ferry does not operate on Public Holidays. Special or limited timetables may operate on selected special events.

Accessibility for people with a Disability Policy 

YOUR SAY TOPDECK LUNCH - We had a wonderful time on the top deck a la carte cruise. Beautiful day. Great service, lovely waitress and beautiful food. Amanda

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