Wellington cruise port is located on the southern tip of the North Island of New Zealand. It is the capital of the country since 1865. The city harbour is among the best in the world. Wellington is known as the Windy City, because the wind and the fog are common for the region. The area of the harbour is the center of the extinct volcano Wellington who was flooded.
Wellington cruise port is in the ship schedule of major cruise lines including Royal Caribbean, Cunard, P&O Australia Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Carnival Cruise line, Holland America Line and Princess Cruises.
Highlights: Parliament, Te Papa Tangarewa, Botanic Gardens
Wellington cruise terminal
Wellington cruise port has three piers – Aotea Quay, Queens Wharf and the Overseas Terminal.
The most popular Wellington cruise port terminal is the Aotea Quay Terminal. Here is the dock for the larger cruise vessel. The city center is within 25 minutes walking distance (less than 2 km and a half) or approximately 8 minutes by car or bus. The nearest shopping is 2 km away, on Lambton Quay. The airport is 10 km from Wellington cruise port terminal. Aotea Quay is close to the Westpac Stadium (called Cake Tin by the locals due to its construction and shape).
Wellington cruise port Queens Wharf terminal is closer to the heart of the city. It is just a kilometre away. It serves smaller cruise vessels. The nearest shopping is in 10 minutes walking distance, on Lambton Quay. The airport is 4 km from the second Wellington cruise port terminal.
The Overseas Terminal
The pier serves the smallest cruise ships or it operates during special occasions, very rarely used.
The Wellington cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Wellington, New Zealand.
If you lose the Wellington location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Wellington cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Wellington, New Zealand. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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