Wellington Harbour Ferries

Wellington Harbour Ferries provide services between Queens Wharf and Days Bay. You can buy tickets on board or at the East by West ticket office at Queens Wharf. Opening hours and information about payment options are available on their website.


Payment options

Snapper Explorer day pass 30 day pass Cash Eftpos/Credit card
All ferries No No No Yes - On board and ticket office Yes - On board and ticket office


East By West website(external link)

There is limited access on the ferries for passengers using mobility aids, such as wheelchairs. Please phone East By West ferries on 04 499 1282 or email info@eastbywest.co.nz before travelling.

Bikes and dogs on leads are permitted on the ferry between Queens Wharf and Days Bay, but must remain on the upper deck. 

Queens Wharf & Days Bay

Queens Wharf to Days Bay

Tickets for trips between Queens Wharf & Days Bay cannot be used to travel to Mātiu/Somes Island. Children under 13 travel free. SuperGold cardholders(external link) travel free during off-peak hours(external link), but still need to collect a ticket from the ticket office if it is open. 

*Connect Concession includes those passengers under 25 years of age, and those with a valid Community Services Card.

Ticket type Adult Secondary (13 - 18) Accessible Tertiary Connect*


$14.00 $3.50 $7.00 N/A $7.00


$28.00 $7.00 $14.00 N/A $14.00


$96.00 $24.00 $48.00 $72.00 $48.00


Last published: Thursday, February 8, 2024 at 4:16 AM