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There is 1 way to get from Sydney to Waiheke Island by plane or ferry

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Fly, ferry  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Auckland (AKL) SYD - AKL
  2. Take the ferry from Downtown Ferry Terminal Pier 2 to Waiheke Ferry Terminal

$134 - $319

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The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Waiheke Island is to fly and ferry which costs $180 - $450 and takes 7h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Waiheke Island is to fly and ferry which costs $180 - $450 and takes 7h 31m.

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The distance between Sydney and Waiheke Island is 2186 km.

It takes approximately 7h 31m to get from Sydney to Waiheke Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Auckland Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 4m.

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Waiheke Island is 2h ahead of Sydney. It is currently 6:10 AM in Sydney and 8:10 AM in Waiheke Island.

LATAM Chile, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and two other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Auckland Airport.

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There are 213+ hotels available in Waiheke Island. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22m and costs $17.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Waiheke Island.
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  • Distance: 1366.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 31m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Waiheke Island, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Waiheke Island. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Auckland, take the walk to Stop B International Terminal, take the bus to Customs St East opp Fort Lane, take the walk to Downtown Ferry Terminal Pier 2, then take the ferry to Waiheke Island.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Auckland
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Sydney to Auckland
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Auckland
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sydney to Auckland
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Auckland
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Ferry operators
Fullers Ferries
Website
fullers.co.nz
Ferry from Downtown Ferry Terminal Pier 2 to Waiheke Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
fullers.co.nz

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