Taronga Zoo ferry services
The Taronga Zoo ferry service is a ferry route in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It connects Taronga Zoo with the transport hub at Circular Quay. The route forms part of the Sydney Ferries network. In 2013, the Taronga Zoo ferry service was given the designation of F2 as part of a program to number all Sydney Ferries, Sydney Trains and light rail lines. Some F2 Taronga Zoo services are combined with F6 Mosman services, extending to Mosman Bay.
|Operator||Harbour City Ferries|
|System length||2 wharves, 3.3km|
|No. of vessels||2|
Circular Quay is a major Sydney transport hub, with a large ferry, rail and bus interchange. F2 Taronga Zoo services usually depart from Wharf 2. The wharves are wheelchair-accessible.
The Taronga Zoo ferry wharf is, for many tourists, the preferred mode of entry to Sydney's major zoological park. Passengers disembarking at the wharf, located on Bradleys Head Road, can enter the zoo via a cable car or connect with local bus services. The wharf is wheelchair-accessible.
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
- F2 Taronga Zoo at Transport for New South Wales