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Sealink - 4.5 hour ferry
All year round
Ferry Packages & Deals


Year round car & passenger ferry, 3-5 sailings per week

Duration:    Approx 4.5 hours
Wynyard Wharf, Auckland
Arrives:      Tryphena (Port Fitzroy every Wednesday)

Cost:   $ 100 adult return ($145 peak time)*
          $ 79 adult one way
          $ 79 child return (age 5-15) ($95 peak)*
          $ 58 child one way
          $ 340 - car return - excludes driver ($430 peak)
* peak Dec, Jan & holiday weekends

2 pieces per person

Other: $ 60 kayak return,
           $ 20 dog return
           $ 20 surfboard, bike etc

Timetable (from 1st Oct 2016)
Departs Auckland Fri, Sun, Tues, Wed (to Port Fitzroy), Thurs at 8am
Departs Great Barrier on above days at 3pm

Note: timetable is subject to change and will vary slightly over holiday weekends

Reservations & Enquiries:

Ph.   0800 732546
Email:  info@sealink.co.nz
Website: www.sealink.co.nz

  Fly-Boat deal: $190pp
 - 30 minute scenic flight
4.5 hour ferry

Flights - 6 daily from and to Auckland and North Shore
30 minute scenic flight over the Hauraki Gulf

Optional Extras

add car hire @ $60/day,
accommodation $120-$160/night

Reservations & Enquiries:
Ph.   09 4290767
Email:  info@greatbarrierisland.co.nz

Valid to 31st March 2017
* add $20pp for travel in Dec - Jan, and long weekends

  2 Night Ferry Package: $250pp*
 - return ferry travel
2 nights stay at Aotea Lodge
 - transfers to the Lodge 
Optional Extras
add car hire @ $60/day,
fly one way and sail the other @ $85pp
additional nights at $120/night (normally $130)
Packages also available for additional people travelling - POA

Reservations & Enquiries:
Ph.   09 4290767
Email:  info@greatbarrierisland.co.nz

full details  >> 

Packages based on 2 people travelling
valid to 31st March 2017 - excl 20 Dec-20 Jan,
* add $20pp for travel in Dec & Jan due to peak ferry fare increase

Flight Information 

Barrier Air

Timetables & Fares >

Daily flights from Auckland's domestic terminal and from North Shore.
Flights also available from Whangarei.
Flight time - approx 30 minutes.
Enjoy a scenic flight over Auckland and the Hauraki Gulf islands, including Great Barrier Island.
Private charters are also available.
Fares from $117 pp one way (child $96)
Bookings: can be made with the airline direct online or by phone or through the visitor information centre.
Fares range to $137pp but the information centre is currently offering a special deal where the fare is guaranteed at
$225pp    - conditions apply details >
Sometimes you can save money by booking an escape package details >


Reservations & Enquiries:

Free Phone.   0800 900600
Ph.                 09 2759120
Online Bookings >

  The above prices are subject to change.  Please contact the operators direct for current charges.

Great Barrier Island Information Office
(turn left when leaving the carpark)
Ph:       (09) 4290767
Email: info@greatbarrierisland.co.nz

Open  8am - 6pm (Mon - Sat)
           9am - 6pm (Sun)

PLEASE NOTE:   There are NO ATMS and NO BANKS on the island.  There is NO PUBLIC TRANSPORT on the island
Copyright 2001 Great Barrier Island Information Centre
Last modified: October 27, 2016