Disrupted sailings due to severe weather


Sweet Suites!

Add a touch of old-fashioned luxury to your crossing and treat yourself to a private cabin.

Free WiFi

Our Wifi is free and public! Our passengers can surf the internet from inside our terminals and on board our ships.

FREE movies

Enjoy free family friendly movies as you cross Cook Strait on board Bluebridge

Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry - come on over!

Cross Cook Strait on a Bluebridge ferry and enjoy some real Kiwi hospitality.

We carry passengers and vehicles between downtown Wellington and Picton up to four times daily and offer a range of fares to suit your budget.

On-board you'll find a full cafe-style menu, premium L'affare coffee and award-winning Marlborough wines.

And if you can take your eyes off the views, kick back with free WiFi, free movies, free piratical activities and play areas for the kids. The Bluebridge journey takes just over three hours. What are you waiting for? Book your Cook Strait ferry now

Quality assured

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Sanctuary Now Open! Free Entry!

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Monday's timetable

Wgn - Pic:
2.30am, 8.00am, 1.30pm, 8.45pm

Pic - Wgn:
8.00am, 2.00pm, 7.00pm

See full Bluebridge timetable


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