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We are the proud providers of the Downtown direct to Rakino Island service.
We operate from pier 3B at the Downtown ferry terminal, which is conveniently located near the Britomart transport hub. We provide a service from Downtown to and from Rakino Island on Fridays and Sundays. Bookings are not required.
Belaire Ferries pride themselves on delivering a quality service with an emphasis on safety and customer satisfaction. Idyllic Rakino Island is only a 45 minute trip away from Auckland’s CBD and is a fantastic destination for weekend getaways or day trips.
Rakino Island Ferry Service Timetable
|Regular Midweek Sailings||Additional Midweek Sailings||
of each month
|1st Friday of
|see schedule for dates|
|Depart Stanley Bay – summer only||9:30 am||* n/a||* n/a||9:30 am||4:00 pm||n/a|
|Depart Downtown||10:00 am||6:40 pm||6:40 pm||10:00 am||4:30 pm||2:30 pm|
|Arrive Rakino Island||10:45 am||7:25 pm||7:25 pm||10:45 am||5:15 pm||3:15 pm|
|Depart Rakino Island||10:50 am||7:30 pm||7:30 pm||10:50 am||5:20 pm||3:20 pm|
|Arrive Downtown||11:35 am||8:15 pm||8:15 pm||11:35 am||6:05 pm||4:05 pm|
|Arrive Stanley Bay – summer only||11:45 am||8:25 pm||8:25 pm||11:45 am||6:15 pm||n/a|
* When the Stanley Bay service is not available, we recommend passengers use the existing Fullers service.
- EXTRA SAILINGS are provided at peak times during the year.
- Summer timetable operates from Labour Weekend to Easter Weekend.
- Winter timetable operates from first Sunday after Easter until the sunday before Labour Weekend.
|One Way||Return||10 Trips#||Stanley Bay Surcharge|
|Children – 5 to 16 years old
Under 14 years must be accompanied by an Adult.
|Family One-Way Pass – Up to 4 passengers, maximum 2 adults||$86.50||n/a||n/a||$2.00 pp|
|Additional luggage and dangerous goods **||$4 – $6|
** All items are carried subject to our luggage policy
|Sun||2nd August 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||5th August 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||7th August 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Sun||9th August 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||12th August 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||14th August 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||16th August 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||19th August 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||21st August 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||23rd August 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||26th August 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||28th August 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||30th August 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||2nd Sept 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||4th Sept. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Sun||6th Sept. 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||9th Sept. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||11th Sept. 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||13th Sept. 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||16th Sept. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||18th Sept. 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||20th Sept. 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||23rd Sept. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||25th Sept. 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||27th Sept. 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||30th Sept. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||2nd Oct. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Sun||4th Oct. 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||7th Oct. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||9th Oct. 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||11th Oct. 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||14th Oct. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||16th Oct. 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||-|
|Sun||18th Oct. 2015||-||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||21st Oct. 2015||-||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||-|
|Fri||23rd Oct. 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||8:25pm|
|Sat||24th Oct. 2015||9:30am||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||11:45pm|
|Sun||25th Oct. 2015||9:30am||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||11:45pm|
|Mon||26th Oct. 2015||2:00pm||2:30pm||3:20pm||4:05pm||-|
|Wed||28th Oct. 2015||9:30am||10:00am||10:50am||11:35am||11:45pm|
|Fri||30th Oct. 2015||-||6:40pm||7:30pm||8:15pm||8:25pm|
* We encourage passengers to use the existing 5.50pm Stanley Bay to Downtown service supplied by Fullers. See www.fullers.co.nz for details.