Guide to Cruise Ports and Terminals
Cruise ships arriving in Wellington New Zealand dock at the Overseas Passenger Terminal. It has three main piers:
The cruise port is located on Wellington Harbour near Westpac Stadium and the Railway Station. Walking time to the city centre is approximately 25 minutes.
A free shuttle bus service, operated by the port authority, shuttles cruise passengers between the port and downtown Wellington (to the i-Site Visitor Centre).
Bus service is available from the railway station.
Ferry service runs from Wellington on the North Island to Picton on the South Island. The crossing takes approximately 3.5 hours.
Top attractions in Wellington include Government House, Mount Victoria (viewpoint), two cathedrals and the Town Hall.
Please access the Wellington City Guide for comprehensive information regarding city landmarks, tourist attractions, museums and public transportation.
The currency used in New Zealand is the New Zealand dollar.
The weather in Wellington, New Zealand is as follows:
Free Wifi is available at the McDonalds restaurant near the cruise port.