Wellington to Picton

Wellington to Picton

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3h 30m

From NZD 65

Wellington to Picton Schedule

Wellington to Picton Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Interislander ferry 09:00 - 12:30NZD 65

Transportation from Wellington to Picton

  • Ferries
    NZD 63.73
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How to get from Wellington to Picton by Ferry

Travelling between Wellington and Picton on a ferry is quite convenient. A ferry journey gives you a chance to experience some beautiful scenery while moving from Wellington to Picton. To find the most scenic and comfortable trips within your price range, make sure you book in advance.

How far is it Wellington from Picton?

The distance between Wellington and Picton by ferry is 51 miles (81 kilometers). The ferry trip may not cover the shortest route between these two points but it makes for a very memorable travel experience.

How long does it take to get from Wellington to Picton by Ferry?

Based on the distance and the average speed of the boat, it normally takes around 3h 10m to get from Wellington to Picton. Keep in mind, however, that travel time will heavily depend on weather conditions and the type of the vessel..

How much does it cost to get from Wellington to Picton?

As it is considered to be a premium way of transportation for many tourists, a ferry ticket from Wellington to Picton comes at a price – expect to shell out from NZD 63.84 up.

If you’re traveling with a child under 14 y.o., most boat companies provide discounts for a ferry ticket.

Best companies for this route

When choosing a boat company from the Wellington to Picton timetable, make sure you consider the following:

  • Read the reviews. You can find feedback from seasoned travellers who took a ferry from Wellington to Picton and are willing to share their experience.
  • If you’re traveling with kids, it makes sense to look for a kid-friendly company that offers discounts for children.
  • Take into account the distance between the port and the place you’re staying. Use Google Maps to ensure you can get to the port on time. If the hotel you chose and the port are far away, it’s wiser to avoid early morning departures.
  • During high season, many boat companies add extra departures to their usual schedule. They can be found on our website.