Stewart Island Ferry Services

Stewart Island Ferry Services catamaran

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Stewart Island Ferry Services

Experience Foveaux Strait in comfort and style on board our express catamarans. During the one-hour crossing between Bluff and Stewart Island keep a lookout for wildlife, especially seabirds. Watching mollymawks (albatross) soaring behind the ferry is a fantastic sight.

Comprehensive commentaries provide information on the interesting landmarks commonly seen, including Dog Island Lighthouse, Ruapuke Island, the Titi Islands and Mt Anglem - Stewart Island’s highest point.

  • Complimentary tea and coffee on board
  • Interpretation handouts are available (English only)
  • Wheelchair access available
  • Personal baggage is carried free on the ferries - max. 2 bags per person (1 stowed and 1 small carry-on). Additional baggage is by prior arrangement
  • Invercargill, Te Anau and Queenstown coach connections (see the More Info tab for details)
  • Vehicle parking available at Bluff (extra cost)

Ferry Services

Between Bluff & Stewart Island

Ferry


Season: All Year

Duration: 1 hour (one way)

From $75
(Adult)

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Coach and Ferry Service

Between Invercargill & Stewart Island

Coach

Ferry


Season: All Year

Duration: 2 hours (one way)

From $99
(Adult)

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Coach and Ferry Service

Between Queenstown & Stewart Island

Coach

Ferry


Season: Nov - Apr

Duration: 5 - 6 hours (one way)

From $148
(Adult)

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Coach and Ferry Service

Between Te Anau & Stewart Island

Coach

Ferry


Season: Nov - Apr

Duration: 5 - 6 hours (one way)

From $148
(Adult)

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