Our ferries

Check out our comfortable and reliable fleet

Seacat

Waiheke Island - vehicle and passenger ferry

Seacat, locally known as Big Red, is the largest ferry and flagship of our fleet. She has been purpose built for transporting passengers and vehicles between Half Moon Bay and Waiheke Island.  Seacat is a drive-on and drive-off ferry for most vehicles.  Trucks and vehicles with items on roof racks will be required to reverse onto the ferry.

Relax in the large comfortable lounge and admire the view through the expansive windows while enjoying food and beverages from the licenced café/bar. This ferry has SKY TV, limited power outlets to charge your electronic devices and complimentary* Wi-Fi — just ask our crew for the password. Toilets are located in the lounge area and on the vehicle deck.

*Operating a free service at sea can be a challenge.  There are ‘black spots’ where the signal can be interrupted and speeds will vary.

Ferry passenger capacity: 400

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Seaway

Waiheke and Rakino Island - vehicle and passenger ferry 

SeaLink Seaway

Seaway is our crossover ferry with half the vehicle deck covered and the other half an open deck. Transporting passengers, vehicles and freight primarily between Half Moon Bay and Waiheke Island during weekdays and from Wynyard Quarter, Auckland City,to Waiheke Island on weekends.

Relax in the air conditioned lounge, while enjoying food and drinks from the licenced café/bar. Admire the view through the large windows or head up another level to feel the breeze in your hair on the open deck.

Seaway is a drive-on and drive-off ferry for most vehicles.  Trucks and vehicles with items on roof racks will be required to reverse onto the ferry.

This ferry also operates the Rakino service and services to other islands as required for charters.

Ferry passenger capacity: 300

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Seamaster

Waiheke Island and Hauraki Gulf islands - heavy vehicle and passenger ferry

Seamaster is the work horse in our fleet, and is the ferry of choice for many of our freight customers. She is a barge-style vesel with an open deck, transporting passengers, heavy vehicles and freight primarily between Half Moon Bay and Waiheke Island. For boarding, you are required to reverse your vehicle onto the ferry so when you reach your destination you can just drive off.   

This ferry operates to other islands as required for charters. If you're looking to transport a house or building supplies, Seamaster is the ferry for you!

Ferry passenger capacity: 300

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Seabridge

Waiheke and Hauraki Gulf islands - heavy vehicle and passenger ferry

SeaLink Seabridge

Seabridge is the newest ferry in our fleet. She is a barge-style ferry with an open deck transporting passengers, heavy vehicles and freight primarily between Wynyard Quarter, Auckland City, and Kennedy Point, Waiheke Island. 

Relax in the passenger lounge, while enjoying food and drinks from the licenced café/bar.  Take in the view with large rear facing windows or head up another level to feel the breeze in your hair on the open deck.

For boarding, you are required to reverse your vehicle on the ferry so when you reach your destination you can just drive off.   

This ferry also operates within the Hauraki Gulf as required for charters.

Ferry passenger capacity: 250

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Island Navigator

Great Barrier Island - vehicle and passenger ferry 

Island Navigator is our catamaran ferry that cruises to Great Barrier Island from Wynyard Quarter, Auckland City. She transports passengers, vehicles and freight. Onboard is a licenced cafe/bar, two lounges for reading, snoozing or quiet contemplation, as well as two movie theatres.

Bench seats run the length of the vessel above the vehicle deck, providing ample opportunities to see dolphins, orca, whales and seabirds and to enjoy the weather and the stunning scenery.

For boarding, you are required to reverse your vehicle on the ferry so when you reach your destination you can just drive off. This ferry is also available for charters.  

Ferry passenger capacity: 195

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Clipper IV and Clipper V

Pine Harbour, Auckland City and the Hauraki Gulf - fast passenger ferry

SeaLink Clipper

These ferries run between Pine Harbour Marina on the Pohutakawa Coast and downtown Auckland 15 times daily, Monday-Friday (excluding public holidays). These modern, high-speed catamarans transport up to 98 passengers at a time. Relax in the comfort of the inside cabin or on the small back open deck for an exhilarating ride.

Great for private charters as these ferries can be taken into most wharves and private jetties.

Ferry passenger capacity: 98

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Clipper II and III

Pine Harbour, Auckland City and the Hauraki Gulf - fast passenger ferry

These ferries run between Pine Harbour Marina on the Pohutakawa Coast and downtown Auckland 15 times daily, Monday-Friday (excluding public holidays). These modern, high-speed catamarans transport up to 48 passengers at a time. Relax in the comfort of the inside cabin or on the small back open deck for an exhilarating ride.

Great for private charters as these ferries can be taken into most wharves and private jetties.

Ferry passenger capacity: 48

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