Getting around on Waiheke Island
You'll find there are lots of fun and interesting ways to get around Waiheke Island. From the moment you step off the Fullers Waiheke Ferry service at Matiatia Wharf you will have plenty of options available.
Public Transport on Waiheke Island
Waiheke Island Buses meet every Fullers Ferry arriving on Waiheke and will take you to any of the main settlements and beaches in the western parts of Waiheke as far as Onetangi Beach.
The Waiheke Island Bus Company provides an easy and enjoyable way to get around and visit the many attractions Waiheke Island has to offer. The Waiheke Island Bus timetable operates to and from Matiatia Wharf and in conjunction with the Fullers Ferry services between Waiheke Island and Auckland. For more information on timetables and fares visit Fullers Waiheke Bus Company online.
Waiheke Island Taxis also meet each of the Fullers Waiheke Island Ferry services and can be prebooked to meet the Sealink Waiheke Island Car Ferry.
Waiheke Express Taxis are available for taxi services as well as tours, weddings or other events – call 0800 700 789 waihekexpresstaxis.co.nz
Waiheke Executive Transport provide taxi services on Waiheke as well as Waiheke tours, group transport and transport for wedding celebrations. Call 0800 372 200. www.waiheketransport.co.nz
Island Taxis are the longest running taxis on Waiheke offering taxi services as well as tours of Waiheke Island. Call +64 (09) 372 4111 www.islandtaxis.co.nz
Rental Cars & Scooters on Waiheke Island
Rental cars and vans are available for hire from Matiatia Wharf. Driving on Waiheke is easy though most roads are narrow and winding. It's worth considering hiring a vehicle if you're staying very far from the main hub of Oneroa Village and wish to visit many of Waiheke Island's attractions.
Waiheke Auto Rentals offer plenty of rental options including cars, vans, scooters and 4WDs. Located at the Matiatia Wharf Terminal Building where passengers disembark from the Fullers Waiheke Island Ferry service they are in a handy spot and offer special island packages. For more details call +64 9 372 8998. www.waihekerentals.co.nz/bookings/
Waiheke Rental Cars are also handy to the Fullers Waiheke Ferry wharf at the Matiatia Ferry Terminal Building and the Matiatia Rental Centre just along the road. Waiheke Rental Cars offer a range of vehicles to suit all budgets. Call +64 9 372 8635. www.waihekerentalcars.co.nz/bookings/
Bicycle Rentals on Waiheke
Electric Bicycle Hire
Onya Bike Waiheke A fun way to get around Waiheke whilst enjoying the beautiful scenery on the way is by Electric Bikes. Can't decide between hiring a Scooter or a Bike? eCycles provide the perfect combination of both! eCycles are electric bikes that can travel up to 40 km per charge. Visit Onya Bikes Waiheke at 124 Oceanview Road, Oneroa Village centre or call +64 9 372 4428. www.onya.co.nz
Waiheke Bike Hire offers a good selection of bicycles for hire to suit adults and children and will also provide you with helmets, bike locks and a Waiheke Island Map to help you find your way around on Waiheke. Located Matiatia Wharf Ferry Terminal it's easy to find them when disembarking from one of the Fullers Waiheke Island Ferry Services. For details call +64 9 372 7937 waihekebikehire.co.nz
Walks on Waiheke Island
There are many wonderful opportunities for <b>Walking & Tramping on Waiheke Island</b>. There is even our very own <b>Walking Tours on Waiheke</b> when the Waiheke Walking Festival is held for 9 lovely walking days in November each year. You can join a <b>Guilded Walking Tour of Waiheke Island</b> and visit many parts of Waiheke Island that are not accessible to the public. Walking bliss!