Archived: Explore Group - Waiheke Ferry

A Hauraki Gulf ferry service that gives tourists and commuters greater choice and a unique travel experience on the Waitemata Harbour.

Long running New Zealand tourism operator Explore Group runs ferries between Auckland’s downtown ferry terminal to Waiheke Island 12 times a day, catering for the large number of commuters to and from the island.

The service also delivers greater options for tourists wanting to get out to Islands with excursions between Auckland, Waiheke Island, Motutapu and Rangitoto six times a day.

Explore has great value fares across the board, such as the MyWaiheke Frequent pass designed specifically for Waiheke residents, commuters and frequent travelers which includes free weekend travel and is valid for 2 months.

Explore also offers a MyWaiheke Casual pass made up of 10 trips that is valid for a year.

Customers will have access to a personalised online portal where they can purchase tickets, renew passes, and check travel activity.

View full timetable here

Contact details


0800 000 469.
Explore Group - Waiheke