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Auckland to Waiheke Ferry

Nice easy trip, good selection of on board food and beverages. Great that there is free parking... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
Angi L
Auckland to Waiheke Ferry

It's the first time using the ferry, the price for 2 x Adults $36 each and 1x car $170 was... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Colin M
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Auckland's only ferry to carry both car & passengers to Waiheke Island from Half Moon Bay or Wynyard Quarter. Island highlights include: beaches, bush walks, adventure activities, wine tasting and shopping. Check out our website for pricing or for...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
11 Brigham Street, Freemans Bay | Kennedy Point Ferry Terminal, Waiheke Island, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Website
+64 9-300 5900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service and boat trip with the car from the downtown area of Auckland city. Book early for cheaper return fare. Drive on drive off. Simple.

Thank Onerahi
SeaLinkNewZealand, Digital Communications Specialist at SeaLink, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review and recommendation Onerahi, so glad you had an awesome trip!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the dangerous goods ferry at 6am Sunday morning carrying fireworks for a displayh from Matiatia Point. Friendly staff at the counter. Helpful staff to back our vehicle and trailer onto the ferry. Easy on/easy off. Our team had an hour long nap on...More

Thank terangi706
SeaLinkNewZealand, Digital Communications Specialist at SeaLink, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your great and really informative feedback! We look forward to welcoming you onboard again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just called their 0800 number to get a price for taking a car from Auckland to waiheke. The girl who answered the phone was incredibly rude for no reason at all. She became annoyed when I said I just wanted a price and to...More

Thank eastjame
SeaLinkNewZealand, q at SeaLink, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. It is very disappointing to receive a comment like this. SeaLink works very hard to ensure we provide a great customer experience and we do apologise that on this occasion we didn't meet...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018

I was pleasantly surprised by the staff's behaviour and attitude. They listened to me patiently and helped me make changes in my booking as well.

Thank hussainweb
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Going to Waiheke and back to Auckland on the car ferry is not a hard thing to do.We caught it from Auckland CBD and returned to Half Moon Bay. Both trips went smoothly, very well organised.

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Used SeaLink to get to Waiheke for the weekend the staff were very friendly but just before we reached the island I was looking out the window and saw someone from the bridge (possibly the skipper) throw a cigerette into the ocean. Such disrespect for...More

Thank blakey257
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Caught the ferry from half moon bay to waiheke a few weeks back with my partner. Service was nice from when we first purchased our tickets to when we hopped off. Good to see some of the workers singing and moving to the beat while...More

Thank Annalise M
Lana E, Communications Project Manager at SeaLink, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thanks for your feedback Annalise, it will be passed onto the team. Look forward to welcoming you onboard again soon.

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Nice easy trip, good selection of on board food and beverages. Great that there is free parking over the weekend really close to the terminal (if you are not taking your car) and free for a day trip during the week also.

Thank Angi L
Lana E, Communications Project Manager at SeaLink, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thanks for your feedback Angi, glad you enjoyed your Waiheke trip.

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Great efficient friendly service. If you intend going to Waiheke for a weekend, the use of a car is curtainly beneficial as it opens up all of the Islands delights to you. At under $160.00 for a car plus 2 pax, the Super Saver Fares...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

It's the first time using the ferry, the price for 2 x Adults $36 each and 1x car $170 was reasonable. We really enjoyed the ferry trip over to Waiheke the views on the journey are outstanding.

Thank Colin M
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