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Types of vehicles

Our vehicle decks are rather large so height restrictions aren't really an issue with any of the vehicle types below. We ask that you simply provide us with the correct length information so we can allow sufficient space.

If your vehicle type is not listed below please contact our customer services team for a quote.

0800 844 844

Car

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, hatch-back, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, classic car, 4x4.

Car - longer than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, limousine, classic car, 4x4.

Ute

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following: flat deck, extended cab and double cab utility vehicles, 4x4.

Longer than 5.5m Covers, but is not limited to the following: flat deck, extended cab and double cab utility vehicles, 4x4.

Van

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following: both semi-bonnet/front-wheels forward and forward control/cab forward vans.

Longer than 5.5mCovers, but is not limited to the following: both semi-bonnet/front-wheels forward and forward control/cab forward vans, long wheel base.

Campervan

Select this category if you are travelling in a campervan or a van which has been converted to include sleeping accommodation. Campervans are generally no larger than a standard van and sometimes contain limited toilet or kitchen facilities.

Motorhome

Includes house buses, motorhomes shaped like a bus or motorhomes built on a "cutaway van" chassis. This category of vehicle typically has a double or queen bed in the rear or above the drivers cab, living area behind the driver's seat, and a toilet and kitchen area in the middle.

5th Wheeler

Includes travel trailers that can only be towed by a truck/ute, as the trailer sits on a hitch in the truck bed. Please enter the total length of your ute +travel trailer as it measures when it is hitched.

Motorbike

Covers motorcycles with 2 wheels and mopeds. Please note, we class power-assisted pedal cycles as bicycles which can be added as an extra later on in the booking process.

Trike or sidecar

Covers motorbikes with one wheel at the front and two wheels at the rear and motorbikes with two wheels at the front and one wheel at the rear. This category also covers motorbikes with sidecars i.e. a car, box or other receptacle attached to the side of a motorcycle which is supported by a wheel.

Light truck

Covers trucks less than 2 tonnes in weight and up to 6 metres in length. For trucks exceeding these limits please contact our freight team on 0800 162 322.

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Types of towing

Our vehicle decks are rather large so height restrictions aren't really an issue with any of the vehicle types below. We ask that you simply provide us with the correct length information so we can allow sufficient space.

Please note if you are travelling with livestock you will need to book via our freight office by calling 0800 162 322 or emailing freight@strait.co.nz

Towed Car

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, hatch-back, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, classic car, 4x4.

Caravan
Motorbike Trailor

A motorbike towing a small trailer designed to connect to a motorbike/trike, up to 2m in length.

Boat

 

Trailer

Nominate a special Mum to win a getaway!

To celebrate Mother's Day we’d love to give one special mum a getaway across Cook Strait! Simply head to our Facebook page and nominate a deserving Mum by 11 May.

Cross Cook Strait on a Bluebridge ferry

How to Enter

Go to the Bluebridge Facebook page to enter by 11.59pm 11 May 2019 and nominate a Mum you think should win.

Prize includes a return vehicle trip for two adults with a private cabin, $200 spending money plus $60 fuel to help get you to where you're going.

Total prize package is valued at over $500!

Winner drawn on Mother’s Day.

Prize Draw Terms and conditions

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  1. The prize draw runs from 6 May to 11.59pm 11th May 2019.
  2. To enter you must comment on the relevant post on the Bluebridge Facebook page and tell us the name of a Mum you would like to nominate to win the prize. Only one entry per person is accepted. By entering you agree to be bound by and comply with these terms and conditions.
  3. This competition is open to all followers of the Bluebridge Facebook page. Employees and contractors of StraitNZ and their immediate families, and employees of StraitNZ agencies are ineligible to enter.
  4. The prize is a return trip on Bluebridge ferry for 2 adults, a car and a private cabin. A $200 prezzy card and a $60 fuel voucher. The prize doesn't include accommodation and must be used within 12 months.
  5. The winner will be notified by private message on Facebook by Monday 13 May 2019. If the winner doesn't reply on Facebook by 9am on 16 May, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
  6. Decisions in relation to this competition are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  7. We reserve the right to use the prize winners' name and photograph for publicity purposes.
  8. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or any other Social Network.
  9. We reserve the right to cancel or extend this competition at any time by posting a notice on our Facebook page.
  10. When collecting personal information Bluebridge complies with the Privacy Act 1993.

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