Interislander Ferry

Interislander Ferry  has over 50 years sailing on the Cook Strait the Interislander has extensive viewing decks, luxurious premium lounges and a choice of cafes and bars. Plenty to keep the kids entertained too! The Interislander sails through out the day and has a night crossing as well.

The Interislander travels the Cook Strait between the North and South Islands of New Zealand ans is on of the most spectacular cruises in the world. The 92 km journey between Wellington and Picton is one of New Zealands’s most iconic tourist experiences.

Interislander operates three ships ,carrying both passengers and their vehicles: Aratre, Kaitaki and our latest edition to the fleet Kaiarahi. They all offer the freedom and ease of exploring New Zealand by road. Taking a vehicle on an Interislander Ferry is as simple as parking – just drive on and drive off. Nor do passengers with vehicles have any luggage restrictions. Offering up to 11 sailings a day, Interislander passengers also have the convenience of a wide choice of travel times.

Departures Picton to Wellington: 6.25am, 10.30am, 1.05pm, 2.25pm, 6.30pm, 10.25pm

Departures Wellington to Picton: 2.25am, 8.15am, 10.25am, 2.30pm, 6.00pm

Sailing times can vary and above is a guide only

For available times of sailing crossings please contact us

Bookings are essential during Summer Season Nov- March 

Contact the team at Greymouth i-SITE


Phone: 0800 GREYMOUTH

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