Rakino timetable & fares

Check out sailing times and fares to Rakino Island

Half Moon Bay <-> Rakino Island


Half Moon Bay

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Rakino Island

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June 8 6:30 AM ex Half Moon Bay  9:30 AM to Half Moon Bay
June 9 7:00 AM ex Hamer St  9:30 AM to Hamer St

Check-in one hour prior to departure. Sailing time approximately one hour.
Timetables subject to change without notice. We cannot guarantee arrival times. Journey length may vary due to tides & ferry availability.

Standard fares

Price (travel from 8 January 2024)
Fares One Way
Car and Driver (up to 5.5m) $263.50
Adult $30.00
Child (5-15 years) * $17.50
Motorbike + Rider $198.00
Farm or Quad bike + Rider  $152.50
  (Plus $31.89 per additional metre)
Unaccompanied Vehicles (loading & unloading fee)^ $41.50 (off peak season)/ $70.00 (peak season)

Fare conditions

* Children 5-15 yrs. Infants 0-4 yrs travel free.

+ Vehicle prices do not include the driver. Please call 0800 SEALINK (0800 732 546) to obtain prices for trucks (5m or longer with a carrying capacity of 1 tonne +), trailers, caravans, buses, and campervans longer than 7m.

Unaccompanied vehicles or trailers can only travel on certain sailings and by prior arrangement, please ask the customer care consultants for details.

Fares and timetable subject to change without notice. Bookings essential. All prices include GST. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Diners, Flexipay and EFTPOS and we do not accept cheques or cash.

All departures subject to weather, tides, operational requirements and minimum numbers for vehicle and freight loads. One week's notice will be given. Departure times from Rakino Island are also subject to change depending on vessel loads and tides.


For bookings to Rakino Island you will need to call our Customer Service Team on (09) 300 5900 or 0800 SEALINK (0800 732 546). If calling from outside New Zealand, phone +64 9 300 5900. Payment can be via EFTPOS or by credit card. All passengers must have a ticket to be able to board the ferry. If you haven't travelled with us before and need more information you may like to visit the check-in and boarding information page.

Half Moon Bay

37 Ara Tai Drive, East Auckland

Terminal facilities

Ticket office and waiting area for ferry Ticket office and waiting area
Wheelchair accessible Wheelchair accessible
Toilets available Toilets
Bike racks available Bike racks
First Aid kits First Aid kits
Public transport nearby Public transport nearby

Further Terminal Information

Rakino Island

Home Bay, Rakino Island, Auckland

Terminal facilities

First Aid kits First Aid kits onboard