All passes include a return trip to Devonport!
Cruise across the sparkling Waitematā Harbour and explore the charming seaside village of Devonport! A return ferry trip is included in your Explorer Bus pass.
This suburb on Auckland's North Shore is just a short ferry ride away from the central city. It has a relaxed seaside atmosphere and a colourful town centre with a mix of historic buildings and more modern architecture.
Browse boutique shops for gifts, indulge at a restaurant, cafe or bar, relax on the beach or climb North Head for harbour views.
Devonport ferry info
Show your Explorer Bus pass at Pier 1B at the Downtown Ferry Terminal on Quay Street to receive your Devonport ferry tickets. You can use your ferry tickets up to 24 hours after your bus pass expires.
Tickets are valid for sailing between 9:00am – 4:30pm, Monday to Friday, and all weekend sailings.
The ferry to Devonport takes approximately 12 minutes, and ferries depart every 15-30 minutes.
Ferries depart from the Ferry Terminal, 99 Quay Street, Auckland (a short, easy walk from Stop 1) and arrive at Wharf, 1 Queens Parade, Devonport.