Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney

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  • Address: Sydney NSW, Australia
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About Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney

A grand and iconic structure and one of the most majestic bridges in the world is the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Lovingly known as “The Coathanger”, it is an arched steel bridge which forms the backbone of conveyance between the North Shore and the District of Sydney Central Business.

It ranks as the sixth largest bridge built on the spanning-arch design. One of the biggest features of the bridge is its inclusion of rail tracks, thus accommodating larger and faster transport through trains. The bridge consists of eight high speed lanes traffic system, along with pairs of footpaths for the pedestrians, as well as stairways up along the arches. This alteration and swapping helps in the management of the vehicle flow during the various hours of the day as per the traffic count. The variety of transport it facilitates, makes the Harbour bridge really one of the remarkable things to do in sydney and worth a visit. Do make it a part of your Sydney 1 day itinerary. Also Visit Australia itinerary 2 weeks for an unforgettable Australia travel experience.

Witness the glittery city of Sydney as you stand on the celebrated Sydney Harbour Bridge. Since there are no ticket prices for Sydney Harbour Bridge, it remains populated and worth considering in trip planner Sydney for those traveling on budget. The best way to know this attraction is to book tickets for Sydney Harbour Bridge tours with us and enjoy this lovely attraction from your eyes. Sydney Harbour Bridge Tickets come in all ranges and you get the best deals when you take tickets for Sydney Harbour Bridge from us.

Sydney Harbour Bridge Information

  • The exclusive feature of the traffic functioning system of the bridge is the principle of direction reversal or tidal flow of the third, fourth and fifth lanes- Always Open.

How To reach Sydney Harbour Bridge by Public Transport

  • Nearest Trian Station: Milsons Point station

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Things to Know Before Visiting Sydney Harbour Bridge

  • 89.89% of people who visit Sydney include Sydney Harbour Bridge in their plan

  • 43.58% of people plan their visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge between 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Sydney Harbour Bridge

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64.77% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sydney Harbour Bridge

People normally club together The Rocks and Sydney Opera House while planning their visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge.

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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Reviews

  • Beautiful cable stay bridge. This historic bridge is nicknamed the coat hanger bridge because of it's design. It's an iconic bridge just adjacent to the famous Sydney Opera House. You can either walk or drive across this bridge that connects downtown to northern Sydney. It's a popular tourist attraction and many people actually climb the bridge a service that's offered for a fee. It's a great place to get pictures and to view Sydney's harbour.

  • It was a wonderful experience walking on this bridge from one end to the other. The view was marvellous. We could see Opera and lots of beautiful buildings around the port area. The Steel bridge is really massive. We were running short of time, so we didn't go further up by the steel ladder.

  • This bridge is incredible! It's not until you walk underneath it along the harbour that you truly understand how enormous it is. They offer a hike up to the top where the views are breathtaking.... If you're not fearful of heights then this is a must. Harbour Bridge climb tours generally start at $250 (depending what your climb includes). Definately a must if you're interested in landmarks and beautiful scenery. You can also walk across the bridge on the flat which generally takes one hour to do.

  • Wonderful views of downtown Sydney. If you don't want to spend around $200 to climb the bridge but still want an elevated view of the city I recommend visiting the Pylon. It will only set you back $15 and there is also a small museum at the end that features a video about the making of the bridge.

  • Cool place to see and photograph. Lots and lots of tourist, place was packed when we were there. Plenty spots to have a beer and admire. Had a look at possibly doing the climb, the cost is far to high to be worth doing. The pilon climb was much more appropriately priced and kept us busy for a couple hours, worth seeing. Very interesting history. It's a lot bigger in person.

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