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Bluff Ferry

1 Hour Stewart Island to Bluff (one way).

Price from £38 per person

Board your Real Journeys vessel at Stewart Island Visitor Terminal, Main Wharf, Halfmoon Bay, Stewart Island to commence a ferry trip to Bluff covering a distance of 40 kilometres (25 miles). Foveaux Express and Southern Express are 23 metre and 19.9 metre express catamarans. Look out for wildlife, including seals, dolphins and a variety of sea birds, in particular the huge mollymawks (albatrosses) which often follow the vessel. Cruise concludes approximately 1 hour after commencement, at the Bluff Visitor Terminal.


Hotel pick up/drop off


Duration: 1 Hour

Months: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr
Days: Daily 
Starts: 08:00  
Ends: 09:00
Months: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct  
Days: Daily 
Starts: 09:00  
Ends: 10:00
Months: 26 - 31 Dec, 1-15 Jan
Days: Daily  
Starts: 09:30  
Ends: 10:30
Months: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Days: Wed, Sat, Sun
Starts: 14:30  
Ends: 15:30
Months: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr  
Days: Daily   
Starts: 15:30  
Ends: 16:30
Months: Apr  
Days: Daily  
Starts: 17:00  
Ends: 18:00
Months: Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar  
Days: Daily 
Starts: 18:00  
Ends: 19:00