Transport to Rotoroa Island

We welcome visitors to Rotoroa Island by scheduled ferry, private boat, charter, water-taxi, helicopter or seaplane.

SCHEDULED FERRIES
A ferry service from downtown Auckland to Rotoroa Island is offered by 360 Discovery Cruises
The ferries currently run on a regular but seasonal basis-more frequently in summer, weekends only in winter. The trip takes just over an hour, with a stop-off at Waiheke's Orapiu wharf on the way. You can also get to Rotoroa Island by ferry from Coromandel. 
Click for 360 Discovery ferry timetable and fare information

PRIVATE BOATS
Rotoroa is a fantastic destination for boating and sailing, with a choice of sheltered coves and bays around the island. Info for Boaties


CHARTERS, WATER TAXIS, HELICOPTERS & SEAPLANES
If you'd like to come to Rotoroa Island but your visit doesn't fit with the current 360 Discovery ferry timetable, there are other ways of getting to the island including water taxi, charter ferry, helicopter or seaplane.
 

WATER TAXI
Auckland Sea Shuttles
0508 SEA SHUTTLE
[email protected]
www.aucklandseashuttles.co.nz


CHARTER FERRIES
360 Discovery Cruises Charter Service
0800 360 DISCOVERY
[email protected]
www.360discovery.co.nz

Sealink Charters


HELICOPTER
Advanced Flight
09 636 0509
[email protected]
www.advancedflight.co.nz


SEAPLANE
Auckland Seaplanes
09 390 1121
www.aucklandseaplanes.com

LANDING FEE
A contribution of $5 per adult and $3 per child is appreciated from all visitors to the island, and goes towards meeting the island's ongoing restoration and conservation programmes. The contribution is included in public ferry tickets; for all other visitors, it's payable on the island in cash at the exhibition centre or honesty box at Ladies Bay.

LANDING FEE ONLINE PAYMENTS
You're welcome to pay your landing fees via online transfer to our bank account below:
02-0108-0032549-01
Rotoroa Island Trust

If you need a receipt, please email [email protected].