Sailing between Wellington and Picton several times a day, the Interislander journey is considered one of the most beautiful ferry journeys in the world and one of New Zealand’s most iconic experiences.


Three Cook Strait ferries offer very different experiences: Kaitaki is packed with entertainment; Aratere has superb outdoor spaces; Kaiarahi has magnificent views from its café/bar.

Interislander Plus lounges

Interislander Plus lounges provide comfy seating with free buffet and bar included. There really is no better way to cross the Cook Strait!

On board Kaitaki Wind down and enjoy some downtime with your own Private Cabin. Whether you are travelling as a family, a couple, or on your own, a private cabin is a great add-on to make your journey extra relaxing.