Ferry Schedule

Wellington to Picton
Departure Time Arrival Time Vessel
1 APRIL to 26 DECEMBER 2018
9:00 am 12.30 pm Kaitaki
2.45 pm 5.55 pm Aratere
8.30 pm (Sun-Fri Only until 11 August) 11.45 pm (Sun-Fri Only until 11 August) Kaitaki
8.00 pm (Sun-Fri Only from 12 August) 11.10 pm (Sun-Fri Only from 12 August) Kaitaki
27 DECEMBER to 7 JANUARY 2019
8.30 am 11.45 am Kaitaki
11.00 am 2.15 pm Kaiarahi
2.45 pm 5.55 pm Aratere
6.30 pm 9.45 pm Kaitaki
8 JANUARY to 31 MARCH 2019
9.00 am 12.30 am Kaitaki
2.45 pm 5.55 pm Aratere
5.00 pm 8.30 pm Kaiarahi
8.00 pm (Sun to Fri) 11.10 pm Kaitaki
8.30 pm (from 6 Feb & on Sun 8.00 pm) 11.45 pm Kaitaki
Picton to Wellington
Departure Time Arrival Time Vessel
1 APRIL to 26 DECEMBER 2018
9:05 am (Tue-Sat ONLY) 12.35 pm Kaiarahi
10.45 am (Tue-Sun ONLY) 1.55 pm Aratere
2.15 pm 5.45 pm Kaitaki
6.45 pm 9.55 pm Aratere
27 DECEMBER to 7 JANUARY 2019
5.45 am (Tue-Sat Only) 9.15 am Kaiarahi
10.45 am 1.55 pm Aratere
1.30 pm 4.45 pm Kaitaki
4.00 pm 7.30 pm Kaiarahi
6.45 pm 9.55 pm Aratere
11.30 pm 3.00 am Kaitaki
8 JANUARY to 31 MARCH 2019
9.05 am (Tue-Sat) 12.35 pm Kaiarahi
10.45 am (On Monday 11.15am) 1.55 pm (On Monday 2.45 pm) Aratere (Kaiarahi on Mondays)
2.15 pm 5.45 pm Kaitaki
6.45 pm 9.55 pm Aratere
10.15 pm (Mon-Sat) 1.45 am Kaiarahi

Ferry Prices

Vehicle Off Peak Fare Peak Fare
Valid April 2018 - March 2020
Motorhome at or under 5.5 Metres $205 $246
Motorhome 5.6 to 6.0 Metres $250 $292
Motorhome 6.1 to 6.5 Metres $295 $338
Motorhome 6.6 to 7.0 Metres $340 $384
Motorhome 7.1 to 7.5 Metres $385 $430
Motorhome 7.6 to 8.0 Metres $430 $476
Passenger Off Peak Fare Peak Fare
Adults $72 $78
Children (2 - 17) $41 $41
Infants (under 2) $0 $0
Adults (Premium Plus Lounge) $116 $130
  • Peak FARES appy from 1/12/18 to 31/3/19 & 1/12/19 to 31/3/20.
  • Check-in is 45 minutes prior to departure for foot passengers and 60 minutes prior to departure for vehicles
  • Cancellation must be received at  least 2 hrs  prior to sailing (Cancellation Fee will apply), or 24 hrs prior to sailing (for refund).
  • Amendments to sailing times/dates are subject to availability.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.