We depart from the Paihia wharf, Marsden Rd, Paihia or the Russell Wharf, Russell waterfront.

Your Driving Directions:

To get from Auckland to Paihia, Bay of Islands

  1. Take State Highway 1 north out of Auckland. (This is the main North/South Motorway that runs through Auckland.)
  2. At Kawakawa you turn on to state highway 11, stay on this into Paihia.
  3. The Paihia Wharf is in the middle of the small township and is easy to spot on your right hand side as you drive into town.
  4. All Day Car park is one block back from waterfront, on Williams Rd.

By Air:

From Auckland to Kerikeri (Bay of Islands) airport with Air Zealand or Saltair have several return flights per day.

GPS Lat and long of Paihia Wharf:

Lat: 35.28.10’
Long: 174.09.23’