Fullers GreatSights operates a regular passenger ferry services between Paihia and Russell.
Russell to Paihia:
The first ferry departs at 7.00am, 7.45am and then every hour from 9am until 9pm (until 10pm Oct-May)
Paihia to Russell:
The first ferry departs at 7.20am, 8.30am and then every half hour from 9:30am until 9:30pm (until 10:30pm Oct-May)
A vehicle ferry operates between Opua and Okiato providing easy vehicle access to Russell.
Okiato to Opua - First ferry 6.00am / Last ferry 9.50pm
Opua to Okiato - First ferry 6.10am / Last ferry 10pm
The ferry is suitable for all vehicles including trucks, buses and campervans. Cash sales only. Prices starting at $13 one way (for car + driver).