Interislander - Cook Strait Ferry

  • Wellington
  • Ferry
  • Free WIFI

Sail with Interislander between Wellington and Picton to experience one of the most spectacular ferry journeys in the world.

If you are heading from the North Island of New Zealand to the Nelson-Tasman region in the South, the three-hour Interislander ferry journey gives you time to soak in the scenery and enjoy the fresh, local food and beverages onboard.

Take advantage of a range of upgrade options to access our comfortable lounges. Travelling without kids? Enjoy the Premium Lounge with complimentary food and beverages, including beer, wine, and a hot meal. For those with children in tow, you can opt for a cabin with ensuite facilities, recent-release movie in the cinema or keep the little ones entertained in the Play Zone. There are entertainers onboard in the school holidays too!

Interislander’s three passenger ferries operate seven days a week, all year round, with a range of convenient sailing times, cruising between Wellington and Picton through the stunning Marlborough Sounds.

Walk on or pack up the car or campervan and enjoy the freedom of driving on and off to explore the best of Nelson-Tasman – the Interislander journey is a ‘must do’ experience for locals and visitors alike!

Please visit our website for more information and up to date schedules.


Interislander - Cook Strait Ferry

Aotea Quay
6035 Wellington

0800 802 802
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