How much does it cost to take a car to Waiheke?

How much does it cost to take a car to Waiheke?

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Price (travel from 1 September 2021)
Fares~ One Way Return
Car only – up to 5.5m + Pricing Available Online Pricing Available Online
Bicycle only (free to foot passengers who have purchased and are travelling on a 10-Trip, 30-Trip or Monthly Passenger Pass) $5.00 $10.00
Motorcycle only $40.50 $81.00

Can you take your car on the Waiheke ferry?

Waiheke is a haven of beautiful vineyards, olive groves and beaches, all just a 35-minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland. And if you’ve already got a car or bike, you can bring it over with you on the car ferry.

Where does the car ferry to Waiheke leave from?

Kennedy Point is situated on the southern side of Waiheke, in Putiki Bay. Alongside the main ferry ramp there’s a public boat ramp with a floating dock. If you decide to leave the car at home, the new regular bus service has you covered. This service will run between Kennedy Point and Matiatia via Surfdale and Oneroa.

Can you take a campervan to Waiheke Island?

Take a ferry to Waiheke Island. There are several small islands east of Auckland in the Hauraki Gulf. One which is particularly worth visiting is Waiheke Island. You can actually bring your campervan with you on the ferry and park it for the night at Whakanewha Regional Park.

Do you need a car on Waiheke?

Driving on Waiheke is easy though most roads are narrow and winding. If you’re staying very far from the main hub of Oneroa Village and wish to visit many of Waiheke Island’s attractions, we would definitely recommend hiring a vehicle for your visit.

Is there Uber on Waiheke?

Waiheke Island doesn’t have Uber or Ola but it does have its very own homegrown rideshare solution; it’s called Ryda. From cars through to vans, there’s enough room for the whole crew when booking through them.

Do I need to book Waiheke ferry in advance?

We recommend booking in advance, especially in the peak summer season. As most of our ferry tickets to Waiheke are open return, meaning you can return to Auckland City on any day of your choosing, on any sailing – as long as it hasn’t reached capacity.

Do you need a car on Waiheke Island?

How long is the ferry from Half Moon Bay to Waiheke?

around 1 hour
The Half Moon Bay Waiheke ferry route connects New Zealand with Waiheke Island. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Sealink NZ. The crossing operates up to 13 times each day with sailing durations from around 1 hour.

Can you uber on Waiheke?

How do you get around Waiheke Island without a car?

Travelling to Waiheke Island by Ferry or Water Taxi:

  1. Fullers. Offer a passenger ferry service that leaves from the Ferry Terminal in Auckland’s CBD and drops passengers off at Matiatia Wharf.
  2. Sealink.
  3. Auckland Seaplanes.
  4. Heletranz.
  5. Island Taxis.
  6. Wai Cabs.
  7. Waiheke Executive Transport.
  8. Waiheke Bike Hire.

How do you get around on Waiheke?

How to Get Around Waiheke Island – Everything You Need to Know!

  1. Use Your Own Car.
  2. Hire a Car on Waiheke.
  3. Catch Public Buses.
  4. Enjoy the ‘Explorer Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour’
  5. Jump on Your Bike!
  6. Hop in a Taxi.
  7. Use Waiheke’s Answer to Uber – Ryda.

Can you take a car ferry from Waiheke Island?

Fares only available to Waiheke Island residents. SeaLink reserves the right to ask for proof of residency and if this cannot be provided, we reserve the right to charge full fares. Return travel must commence from Waiheke Island. All passengers are required to complete both sectors of their return.

How much does it cost to rent a car on Waiheke?

One full day car hire – Your car will be an automatic four-door, five-seat sedan or hatchback from the reliable Waiheke Auto Rental. The fleet includes vehicles well-suited to operate on the island’s narrow, winding roads. Return ferry fare – This package includes one adult return ferry fare to Waiheke Island from Downtown Auckland.

Where do I pick up my bike in Waiheke?

Convenient pick up and drop off – Waiheke Auto Rental is located inside the ferry terminal at Matiatia Wharf. Go inside the ferry terminal (on the left) to the Waiheke Auto Rentals booth, to be processed. Please allow approximately 15 minutes for the return procedures and subsequent walk to your scheduled ferry departure.

When is the best time to go to Waiheke?

Waiheke Island is full of hidden treasures and unexpected delights, perfect for your next island road trip. Tramping, fishing, surfing, stargazing – be prepared and pack more into your island adventure when you take your car! July school holidays on Waiheke: 2 kids travel free with each full paying adult. Travel between 1-31 July 2021. T&Cs apply