Stewart Island ExperienceThe Stewart Island Experience
Ferry Booking, Schedules & Ticket Booking - Stewart Island Experience
The Stewart Island Experience runs the day-to-day catamaran services between Bluff on the South Island of New Zealand and Oban on Stewart Island. It will take about an hours drive to Stewart Island at up to 20 kts on the 39 km Foveaux road.
For those who travel to Stewart Island by boat, there is a car park next to the Bluff station during the night and at extra charge. Bus transfers are also available from Invercargill (all year round), Queenstown & Te Anau (seasonal) to Bluff and can be arranged during the reservation procedure.
We may also cross-reference Stewart Island Experience with alternate ferries.
Stewart Island Experience | Activities and Tours in Stewart Island
Drive from Oban, Stewart Island, to Little Glory Bay to see untouched untamed nature in untouched kiwis. Departure from Halfmoon Bay, Stewart Island for a little glory cove ferry. Discover the wealth of Stewart Island and take a stroll across the promontory.
On this broad sandstrand, one finds the dark kiwis (Rakiura Tokoeka) - often in search of forage. - Cheerful evenings outing. - Sept - May sailings (departure at dusk). - For Kiwi warranty, please visit our website. Rates are per capita, from October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018, per day, using a Wild Kirwi Encounter from Stewart Island.
Cancellations or changes to individual bookings will only be refunded if Stewart Island Experience is notified 24 hrspriority. For more information about our Kiwi Guarantee, please visit our website.
Ferry Stewart Island between Bluff and Oban
- By Bluff: Foreshore Road - 21 Foreshore Road, Bluff. - It' from Stewart Island: Visitor terminal at Stewart Island. Stewart Island guests who wish to carry extra luggage can arrange for these objects to be transported by appointment. Due to the ship's dimensions and restricted loading capacity, this is not available on all ferries.
In Bluff, adjoining the Bluff Visitor Terminal, you can park by boat to Stewart Island. in Invercargill Pick-Up / Drop-Off locations: