Getting to Cathedral Cove Beach with the Water Taxi service

Cathedral Cove Water Taxi

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Contact Info

Hayden Smith
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Hahei Beach Car Park


Summer months only operation from 1 Oct - 30 April.

Usual hours of operation daily between 10am-4pm

Please contact our phone number or visit our facebook page for regular updates throughout the day.

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Daily updates on our facebook page

What to Expect

Getting from Hahei to Cathedral Cove takes just 10 minutes with the Cathedral Cove Water Taxi plus you get to see the beautiful coastline from a perspective only possible when travelling by boat.

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The easiest way of getting to Cathedral Cove is with the Cathedral Cove Water Taxi! You don't need to make a booking as the water taxi service has pick-up and drop-off every 30 minutes* from Hahei or Cathedral Cove. Just look for the big yellow and black flags on Hahei Beach in front of the main Hahei Beach car park.

Cathedral Cove Water Taxi Prices

  • Adults -  $15.00 each way
  • Children - (2 -14 years)  $10.00 each way
  • Infants - free for under 2 years.
Payment is made on board the water taxi by cash or card (Eftpos, Debit, Visa or Mastercard).

Daily Operation Status and Departure Details

  • For daily operation status and departure times contact our phone 027 919 0563 (for an automated message)
  • Visit our facebook page for daily updates and our website for further information.
* Please note that he Cathedral Cove Water Taxi does not operate during rough weather.

Weddings and Special Group Bookings

Need transport to Cathedral Cove or the surrounding area for your wedding or special group occasion?  Contact our team to discuss your requirements. 

Important Information For Passengers

  • The water taxi operation is seasonal and weather dependant
  • We reserve the right to cancel trips due to poor weather & sea conditions
  • The boarding ramp rests in shallow water - you will get your feet wet!
  • Please see our website for more detailed information.


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Friendly, regular service. Only 10 minutes from Hahei so saves lots of time walking! Worth the fare.

Linda Sherrard
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Amazing experience... I'm extremely scared of water.. the driver/owner made me feel so at easy... loved it great service.

Caroline Morgan
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Best way to get to Cathedral Cove. Fast, easy, economical, driver was friendly and they make lots of trips so never have to wait long for a boat.

Gail Garrison
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