Travel Alerts


Hamer Street sailings cancelled Tuesday 27th July
The following sailings have been cancelled due to operational requirements

Tuesday 27th July:
Departing Hamer Street 06:50am, 10:40am, 2:15pm
Departing Kennedy Point 08:40am, 12:15pm, 4pm.
Updated:18 July 2021
Caution needed around Kennedy Point
To facilitate upcoming construction work happening at Kennedy Point Marina, there will be one lane closed on Donald Bruce Road. To assist with reducing volumes and congestion on the road as well as the associated health and safety risks in the area, all passenger and vehicle ticket sales should be booked at sealink.co.nz/book or by calling 09 300 5900.

Stand-by places cannot be guaranteed on any sailing during this time.

Foot passengers should be picked up and dropped off at the 24-hour carpark at the top of the hill and not at the terminal.
Updated:01 July 2021
Pine Harbour new timetable

From Monday 5th July, Pine Harbour ferries will run on a new timetable, which includes an extra 2 sailings per day.  While most sailing times will remain the same, minor changes will be made to some. For the new timetables, please see at.govt.nz or sealink.co.nz. Posters detailing the changes will be displayed on Pine Harbour ferries this week. Please note that from 5 July, Pier 1C, the Downtown ferry terminal that the Pine Harbour service currently operates to and from, will be renamed Pier 3.  SeaLink

https://at.govt.nz/bus-train-ferry/service-announcements/ferry-service-changes-from-monday-5-july-2021/

Updated:30 June 2021
July 5th - August 1st 2021 timetable
Please be advised from 5th July up until 1st August the timetable has changed for Waiheke Island and Great Barrier Island which you can refer to our updated timetable on the website.

-The Sealink Team


 
Updated:23 June 2021
Travelling with SeaLink at Alert Level 1

Please remember to also follow the recommended COVID-19 guidelines when travelling with us:

  • Maintain physical distancing where possible
  • Scan the Covid Tracer QR code at the terminals and onboard each ferry
  • Wearing a face covering/mask on all SeaLink sailings
  • Wash your hands frequently

If you feel at all sick, please stay at home and do not travel.

Please check out the COVID-19 website at https://covid19.govt.nz/ for all up to date details.

Stay safe and be kind.

-The SeaLink Team

Updated:12 March 2021
Cashless payments onboard and at terminals

Please note, for the safety and security of both staff and passengers, we are still no longer accepting cash payments onboard or at our terminals.

-The SeaLink Team

Updated:15 December 2020
Ferry check-in times

Waiheke Island & Great Barrier Island 

  • Check-in 30 minutes prior to departure to or from Waiheke Island
  • Check-in 60 minutes prior to departure to or from Great Barrier Island

Due to loading requirements, boarding will close 20 minutes prior to departure for vehicles and 15 minutes prior for foot passengers.

Please note: To get everyone loaded and ensure the ferry departs on time, we can’t guarantee passage if you’re running late.

- The SeaLink Team

Updated:20 November 2020
Kennedy Point to Matiatia Bus Service - 501

The 501 bus route services the Kennedy Point ferry terminal area. This service runs between Kennedy Point and Matiatia via Surfdale and Oneroa.

Bus fares must be paid using an AT HOP Card, so remember to have it with you and topped up when disembarking the SeaLink ferry. Waiheke is counted as a single stage, so the fare will be $2.00 per trip for an adult with an AT HOP Card.

For more information including timetables visit https://www.sealink.co.nz/kennedy-point-bus-service.

Updated:27 May 2020
Terminal Safety

Please drive slowly when approaching our terminals and watch for pedestrians.

Thanks.

The SeaLink Team

Updated:03 January 2020
Keeping the Hauraki Gulf Pest Free

Remember to ensure your vehicles are clean before arriving at our terminals as heavily soiled vehicles and machinery may be turned away from our vessels due to fear of spreading Kauri Die Back Disease to the Hauraki Gulf Islands.

See here for more detail on SeaLink's Pest Free Warrant and how you can help keep our islands beautiful.

Updated:14 October 2019
Gold AT HOP card Waiheke Travel

Travelling to Waiheke Island as a foot passenger on your Gold AT HOP card from Half Moon Bay or Wynyard Quarter? Book in advance to avoid disappointment.

Please remember it is IMPORTANT that you 'tag on' when boarding and 'tag off' on arrival at your destination.

More information. Thanks in advance - The SeaLink Team

Updated:31 January 2018
Text Alert Service

Pine Harbour and Waiheke Island

We like to think we're the most reliable way to get you to wherever you're going. Sometimes conditions change and require last minute schedule or ferry changes. Don't miss the ferry because you missed the alert.

Sign up for our free text service and we'll contact you about timetable changes, delays or cancellations.

- The SeaLink Team

Updated:23 August 2017