Neutral Bay ferry services
Neutral Bay ferry services (numbered F5) is a commuter ferry route in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Part of the Sydney Ferries network, it serves several Lower North Shore suburbs around Neutral Bay.
|Transit type||Commuter ferry|
|Operator||Harbour City Ferries|
|No. of terminals||5|
Services begin on the southern side of Sydney Harbour at Circular Quay, then head northeast to Kirribilli. From there, services proceed in a loop, stopping at North Sydney, Neutral Bay and Kurraba Point. The journey is completed by returning to Kirribilli and Circular Quay. Services operate every half an hour on weekdays and every hour at night and on weekends.
Circular Quay wharf is located at the northern end of the Sydney central business district. The locality of Circular Quay is a major Sydney transport hub, with a large ferry, rail and bus interchange.
|269 bus route|
|225 bus route|
The following table shows the patronage of Sydney Ferries network for the year ending 30 June 2018.
|4 947 000||
Patronage split post-November
Patronage split pre-November
|1 506 000|
|†||2 900 000|
|2 545 000|
- Figures based on Opal tap on and tap off data.
†= Lines were extensively revised in November 2017:
- F4 Darling Harbour was combined with part of F7 Eastern Suburbs to form F4 Cross Harbour
- The remaining part of F7 Eastern Suburbs became F7 Double Bay
- F8 Cockatoo Island was split off from F3 Parramatta River
- "F5 Neutral Bay ferry timetable". Transport for NSW.
- "State Transit route 269". Transport for NSW.
- Former HMAS Platypus site, Neutral Bay (PDF), retrieved 14 November 2015
- "State Transit route 225". Transport for NSW.
- Neutral Bay wharf closed for demolition and rebuilding Fishing Boat World 6 February 2012
- Neutral Bay Wharf closed for major upgrade Afloat Magazine March 2012
- Neutral Bay Wharf Re-Opens Group GSA 21 August 2012
- "Ferry Patronage - Monthly Comparison". Transport for NSW. Retrieved 15 September 2018.