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3h 30m ferry journey in ferry
4h 30m ferry journey in ferry

Picton to Wellington Schedule

Picton to Wellington Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Interislander ferry 14:15 - 17:45NZD 74
Interislander ferry 18:30 - 23:00NZD 74

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How to get from Picton to Wellington?

When you want to get from Picton to Wellington, your choices are limited. There is only one option we offer for this route:

  • Ferry

How far is Picton from Wellington?

The overland distance from Picton to Wellington is 140 miles (225 km).
The flying distance is 55 miles (87 km).

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

The travel time from Picton to Wellington takes 5 hours in media.

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

To get from Picton to Wellington prepare to shell out about NZD 74.00 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Picton to Wellington?

Ferries depart from Picton to Wellington 4 times a day.

Useful tips for travel from Picton to Wellington

While ferry is the only option we offer for this route, these simple tips and recommendations will help enhance your travel experience.


Things to remember before buying your ferry ticket:

  • Ferry rides are dependent on weather conditions - trips can be cancelled or postponed, especially during low or wet season.
  • Waters can be rough - always ensure you have necessary medications at hand if you are prone to seasickness.
  • If travelling during high season be sure to book your ferry tickets in advance as they are limited and normally sell out quickly.

Do many travellers take ferry from Picton to Wellington?

Up to now, 541 booked ferry tickets from Picton to Wellington through our service. You can check reviews above.