Great Barrier Island timetables & fares

Check out sailing times and find the fare that's right for you

Please note: Sailings over the maintenance period (6 -19 July) arrive into and depart from the Half Moon Bay terminal (not Hamer Street).

DEPARTING GREAT BARRIER ISLAND

(6 - 19 July 2020)

Tryphena to Half Moon Bay, East Auckland

Tuesday - 2:00 PM FDG

Saturday - 2:00 PM 

Sunday - 2:00 PM
F  Freight Goods 
🕓 Approx travel times: 5 hours to Half Moon Bay. Please note during this maintenance period, sailings will depart and arrive from the Half Moon Bay terminal.Check-in one hour prior to departure. We cannot guarantee arrival times. Journey length may vary. 
 

DEPARTING GREAT BARRIER ISLAND

(11 May - 5 July & 20 July - 27 September 2020)

Tryphena to Hamer Street, Wynyard Quarter

Tuesday - 3:00 PM FDG

Friday - 3:00 PM F

Sunday - 3:00 PM
F  Freight Goods - The return leg from the island may be delayed due to the time taken in offloading freight. The space can be limited, bookings are recommended.
🕓 Approx travel times: 4.5 hours for Tryphena. Check-in one hour prior to departure. We cannot guarantee arrival times. Journey length may vary. 
 

DEPARTING GREAT BARRIER ISLAND

(28 September - 13 December 2020 & 18 January - 26 April 2021)

Tryphena to Hamer Street, Wynyard Quarter

Tuesday - 3:00 PM FDG

Wednesday - 3:00 PM F
Thursday - 3:00 PM F

Friday - 3:00 PM

Sunday - 3:00 PM
F  Freight Goods - The return leg from the island may be delayed due to the time taken in offloading freight. The space can be limited, bookings are recommended.
🕓 Approx travel times: 4.5 hours for Tryphena. Check-in one hour prior to departure. We cannot guarantee arrival times. Journey length may vary. 
 

DEPARTING GREAT BARRIER ISLAND

(14 December 2020 - 17 January 2021)

Tryphena to Hamer Street, Wynyard Quarter

Monday - 3:00 PM

Tuesday - 3:00 PM FDG

Wednesday - 3:00 PM F
Thursday - 3:00 PM F

Friday - 3:00 PM 

Saturday - 3:00 PM
Sunday - 3:00 PM
F  Freight Goods - The return leg from the island may be delayed due to the time taken in offloading freight. The space can be limited, bookings are recommended.
🕓 Approx travel times: 4.5 hours for Tryphena. Check-in one hour prior to departure. We cannot guarantee arrival times. Journey length may vary. No sailing Christmas Day.
 

DEPARTING GREAT BARRIER ISLAND

(Public Holidays)

Tryphena to Hamer Street, Wynyard Quarter

Saturday - no sailing

Sunday - no sailing

Monday - 3:00 PM
Tuesday - no sailing
🕓 Approx travel times: 4.5 hours for Tryphena. Check-in one hour prior to departure. We cannot guarantee arrival times. Journey length may vary. 
Public holidays include: Labour Weekend, Auckland Anniversary, Waitangi Weekend, Easter Weekend, ANZAC weekend.
 
Fares - standard

One Way

Return

Adult Pricing Available Online Pricing Available Online
Student / Senior # Pricing Available Online Pricing Available Online
Child (5-15 years) * Pricing Available Online Pricing Available Online
Car only - up to 5.5m + Pricing Available Online Pricing Available Online
Motorcycle only $77.00 $130.00
Quadbike only $125.00 $211.00
Unaccompanied vehicle (loading & unloading fee)  $32.50 -

Trucks, trailers, caravans, motorhomes (length, weight and height) may be required

POA POA
     
Fares - peak, Dec, Jan and public holiday and surrounding weekends    
Motorcycle only $77.00 $130.00
Unaccompanied vehicle (loading & unloading fee)  $54.00 -

Trucks, trailers, caravans, motorhomes (length, weight and height) may be required

POA POA

Fare Conditions

  • Bookings are essential.
  • All departures subject to weather and/or operational requirements. Please check the travel alerts.
  • Report time is one hour prior to departure or SeaLink reserves the right to deny boarding. See terms & conditions for full details.
  • Public holidays & surrounding weekends include: December - first week of February; Easter weekend; ANZAC weekend;Queen's Birthday weekend; Labour weekend.
  • *Children 5-15 years. Infants 0-4 years travel free.
  • #To obtain these discounts identification must be shown. Students require appropriate student identification. Seniors fares are valid for those 65 years and over.
  • +Vehicle prices do not include the driver. Please call 0800 SEALINK (0800 732 546) to obtain prices for trucks (4.5m or longer with a carrying capacity of 1 tonne +), trailers, caravans, buses, and campervans longer than 7m.
  • Changes are permitted up to six hours prior to your sailing time. A change fee of $50 will be charged if you change to a car fare booking or $10 if you just change a passenger fare. Where a change fee has been charged for a vehicle, the passenger (adult, student, child, senior) change fee will not apply to those passengers travelling with the vehicle. You’ll also need to pay the fare differences if you change to more expensive fares. Please refer to our Great Barrier Island terms and conditions for further details.
  • Great Barrier Island luggage allowance: 2 pieces per person (maximum weight per bag is 32kgs). Charges will apply for additional luggage, surfboards, bikes, kayaks, and animals. Please contact us on (09) 300 5900 for these charges.
  • Unaccompanied vehicles or trailers can only travel on certain sailings and by prior arrangement, please ask the consultants for details.
  • Fares and timetable are subject to change without notice.
  • All prices include GST. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Diners, Flexipay and EFTPOS and we do not accept cheques or cash.
  • View our full Great Barrier Island terms and conditions here.
Multi-Trip Passes (All Multi-Trip Passes are valid for 12 months from issue date)

Pass price

Adult 10-trip pass - max 3 clips $523.00
Student/Senior 10-trip pass - max 3 clips $465.00
Child (5-15 years) 10-trip pass - max 3 clips $393.00
Infant (0-4 years) Free
Car 10-trip pass - up to 5.5m (excluding driver) $1670.00
Extras  
Kayak  $40.00 one way/$80.00 return

Extra baggage - per item (max 32kg per item) 

$20.50 one way/$28.00 return
Surfboard and bikes $14.00 one way/$28.00 return
Cat or Dog $14.00 one way/$28.00 return

Fare Conditions

  • * Note1: Public holidays & surrounding weekends include: December - first week of February; Easter weekend; Anzac weekend;Queens Birthday weekend; Labour weekend
  • * Children 5-15 years. Infants 0-4 years travel free.
  • # To obtain these discounts identification must be shown. Students require appropriate student identification. Seniors fares are valid for those 65 years and over.
  • Changes are permitted up to six hours prior to your sailing time. A change fee of $50 will be charged if you change to a car fare booking or $10 if you just change a passenger fare. Where a change fee has been charged for a vehicle, the passenger (adult, student, child, senior) change fee will not apply to those passengers travelling with the vehicle. You’ll also need to pay the fare differences if you change to more expensive fares. Please refer to our Great Barrier Island terms and conditions for further details.
  • + Vehicle prices do not include the driver. Please call 0800 SEALINK (0800 732546) to obtain prices for trucks (4.5m or longer with a carrying capacity of 1 tonne +), trailers, caravans, buses, and campervans longer than 7m.
  • Fares are subject to change without notice. All prices include GST. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Diners, Flexipay and EFTPOS and we do not accept cheques or cash.
  • Unaccompanied vehicles can only travel on certain sailings, please ask the consultants for details.
  • Great Barrier Island luggage allowance: 2 pieces per person (maximum weight per bag is 32kgs). Charges will apply for additional luggage, surfboards, bikes, kayaks, and animals. Please contact us on (09) 300 5900 for these charges.
  • View our full Great Barrier multi-trip terms and conditions here.

Hamer St

56 Hamer Street, Wynyard Quarter, Auckland

Terminal facilities

Ticket office and waiting area for ferry Ticket office and waiting area
Wheelchair accessible Wheelchair accessible
Toilets available Toilets (nearby)
Baggage trolleys to load baggage on ferry Baggage trolleys
Public transport nearby Public transport nearby

Further Terminal Information

Tryphena, Great Barrier

Tryphena Wharf, Great Barrier

Wharf facilities

Undercover waiting area for ferry Undercover waiting area
Wheelchair accessible Wheelchair accessible
Toilets available Toilets
First Aid kits First Aid kits on the ferry
AED defibrillator on ferry AED onboard ferry

Further Terminal Information

Port Fitzroy, Great Barrier

Port Fitzroy Wharf, Great Barrier

Wharf facilities

Wheelchair accessible Wheelchair accessible
Toilets available Toilets
Shop nearby Port Fitzroy wharf and ferry Shop nearby
First Aid kits First Aid kits on ferry
AED defibrillator on SeaLink ferry AED onboard ferry

Further Terminal Information

Dangerous goods

Here at SeaLink we operate a Zero Harm policy throughout the company to ensure our passengers, crew, team and customers are all safe. 

For this reason, when travelling with dangerous goods we rely on goods being correctly identified, packaged, handled and documented for safe carriage. All fuels must travel in an approved fuel container.

To ensure your own personal safety, we request that if you are travelling with dangerous goods that you check the dangerous goods list.  If you are still unsure either refer to our Dangerous Goods onboard SeaLink vessels or contact us for further assistance.

Please note: Passengers are required to vacate the vehicle deck on all DG sailings.

Dangerous Goods image

Travel alerts

Cancelled Sailings Saturday 11th July

Due to a schedule change the following sailings on Saturday 11th July have been cancelled. 

12pm ex Half Moon Bay

3pm ex Half Moon Bay

1pm ex Kennedy Point

4:30pm ex Kennedy Point

Apologies for the inconvenience.

SeaLink Team 

Updated:10 July 2020
Changes to Great Barrier Island pricing

Our passenger and vehicle (up to 5.5m) fares for Great Barrier Island sailings now vary partly with demand. 

$10 change fee will now apply when changing your standard passenger fare. A change fee of $50.00 will apply to all vehicle booking changes. Where a booking increases in value, the change fee will apply plus any fare difference must be paid. Where a change fee has been charged for a vehicle the passenger (adult, student, child, senior) change fee will not apply to those passengers travelling with the vehicle. Visit Sealink.co.nz/terms for further details.

Change fees are only applicable for bookings made from 8th of July onwards. New fares and change fees do not apply to Great Barrier Residents’ Deals, account customer rates, concessions and multi-passes.

-The SeaLink Team

 

Updated:08 July 2020
Hamer Street closed for maintenance 6-19 July

Please note that from 6-19 July our Hamer St terminal is closed. All Waiheke and Great Barrier departures and arrivals will be from our Half Moon Bay terminal. Check out our timetables over this period here: https://www.sealink.co.nz/timetables-fares.

-The SeaLink Team

Updated:01 July 2020