StraitNZ Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry Wellington - Picton

Bluebridge ferry service Wellington Picton

The Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry carries passengers and vehicles between Wellington and Picton.

The Bluebridge ferry service operates two ships each with four vehicle decks for 150 vehicles, 2 passenger decks for 370 passengers, using computerized navigation and ship stability equipment, to make crossing Cook Strait a safe and enjoyable experience. Cross Cook Strait on a Bluebridge ferry and enjoy some real Kiwi hospitality. The comfortable and relaxing lounge areas mean passengers can watch a free big screen movie or sit back, relax and enjoy the journey. Free WiFi is available in the passenger areas inside terminals and on board the ships. For exact availability and pricing information, please use the 'Enquire about the ferry' form.

Wellington to Picton

Departure Arrival
02.30 am 06.00 am
08.00 am 11.30 am
01.30 pm 05.00 pm
08.45 pm* 00.15 am

Picton to Wellington

Departure Arrival
08.00 am 11.30 am
02.00 pm 05.30 pm
07.00 pm 10.30 pm

Flexi Sail Fares

Adult $73
Child 1 - 17 years $33
Infant under 1 years Free
Car up to 5.5 m $172
Campervan up to 5.5 m $218
per 0.5 metre over 5.5 m $46

Fares & Timetables are subject to change at any time, without any notice - we will not be held responsible for any delays to travel due to Weather / Strikes etc.
* Please note those sailings marked with an asterix are freight-only sailings and may have limited space for passengers with vehicles only.