Ferries and Water Taxis
New Zealand ferries and water taxis are available for hire, private charter or public use. Ferries in New Zealand generally provide transport for vehicles, freight and passengers, between islands within the country. Water buses or water taxis provide a transportation service in more remote areas in New Zealand making most places accessible. Whether you are taking a holiday, fishing or need transport across the strait, a water taxi or ferry may take you where you need to go.
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The three-hour, 92-kilometre journey between Wellington and Picton is one of New Zealand's most iconic tourist experiences and acknowledged as one of the most spectacular cruises in the world. Up to 11 crossings a day, carrying both passengers and vehicles. Comfort, friendly hospitality and service with Wi-Fi, cinemas, premium lounges, children's playgrounds, en suite cabins and much more on board.