Experience one of the most beautiful ferry journeys in the world as you sail between the North and South Islands. Enjoy three hours of relaxation as your blissfully glide across Cook Strait and through the magical Marlborough Sounds.
Take in the spectacular view from the top deck and enjoy a wide selection of food and drink from one of our licensed cafes. With personal cinema headsets, kids play area and summer performers, the kids will be entertained, too. Make your journey extra special with our Interislander Plus Lounge. Spoil yourself with the luxuries of a bar, buffet and comfortable reserved seating for the most indulgent way to cross Cook Strait. One of New Zealand’s most iconic tourism experiences, you can connect to our Coastal Pacific Scenic train which travels from Picton to Christchurch, or our Northern Explorer Scenic train which connects Wellington to Auckland.
With up to 9 crossings every day, you can pack up the car, relax and let us take care of you.
Book your Interislander journey with YHA and get 10% off the best available fare.
This exclusive deal can be booked through one of our friendly front desk staff at any YHA-managed hostel, or Customer Services team: [email protected] or phone 0800 278 299 from New Zealand during business hours.
You must be a YHA/HI member to get this special fare. Proof of membership is required at the time of booking. If you’re not a YHA member, sign up here and benefit from more discounts and special member only offers.
General: Changes to travel date and time as per individual fare conditions
Cancellation: As per individual fare conditions