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Motuihe Island Ferry Return Trip

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Auckland City and escape to the gorgeous Motuihe Island on The Red Boats Ferry.


  • A wonderful destination for day trips, picnics, and hikes
  • Over five hours of free time to explore the island
  • Self-guided walks let you explore at your own pace
  • Pre-booked and prepaid tickets ensure a hassle-free journey
  • Magnificent views of the Hauraki Gulf as you cruise to Motuihe
  • Visit relics of the island’s fascinating history

Just a 45 minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland there is a natural oasis waiting to be explored.

Board The Red Boats ferry to Motuihe for a relaxing morning in Auckland's stunning outdoors!

Explore the white sandy beaches, native birds, plant life, and crystal-clear waters that are safe for swimming.

There is plenty of free time to walk the island’s peaceful trails at your leisure.

Guided walks and tours are available on the island or you may take up the chance to do conservation work alongside the Motuihe Trust. You can enquire about these activities with the operator after purchasing your tickets.

Don't miss an opportunity to visit Motuihe island, whether you come to enjoy a dip in the sea and bask in the sunshine, stroll the trails, go camping, or be part of the conservation effort, Motuihe is sure to impress!


The following services will vary from our Regular time.

Sat 19th Jan: 930am Depart Auckland - 2pm Depart motuihe

Fri 25th Jan: 10am Depart Auckland - 4pm Depart Motuihe

Sat 26th Jan: 8am Depart Auckland - 4pm Depart Motuihe

Sat 2nd Feb: 0830 Depart Auckland - 200pm Depart Motuihe

Sat 9th Feb: 0930 Depart Auckland - 330pm Depart Motuihe

Adult $38.00
Child $18.00 (up to 16 years)

What's included

  • Return ferry trip to Motuihe Island


  • Departure Location: Pier Z Westhaven Marina, 31 Westhaven Drive

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • Child: 16 years and under.

Available Bookings from December 03 to December 09

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Fri 3 Dec
Sat 4 Dec
Sun 5 Dec
Mon 6 Dec
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Wed 8 Dec
Thu 9 Dec

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


4 reviews

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ruwania from New Zealand wrote on 23 April 2019

beautiful Island

We are so glad we went there. Such a beautiful Island and the weather was perfect!

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carmenb3 from New Zealand wrote on 20 April 2019

Magical day thanks

Awesome value. Beautifully maintained island. Lovely day on the water and exploring. Thanks so much for making the experience affordable to everyone.

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Vanessa Giles from New Zealand wrote on 07 February 2019


Great ride there and back. Easy peasy. Will do again!

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anusham from New Zealand wrote on 31 January 2019


Beautiful walks and beaches! Highly recommend for a day trip!

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