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Abel Tasman National Park Scenic Cruises and Water Taxis

Welcome to Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle, we are transport and adventure tourism operators in the Abel Tasman National Park, New Zealand.

We specialise in taking clients into the Abel Tasman National Park by boat with our customized fleet of ferries and with our sea kayak company, Kaiteriteri Kayaks. It’s an exciting maritime environment and our team take pride in teaching our guests about the area, including the history, landscapes and creatures within it.

Top Things to do in New ZealandOur trips offer you superb experiences in the Abel Tasman National Park, while traveling on clear, blue water. We have purpose-built catamaran water taxis, with easy walk on-off access for all age groups and our experienced and knowledgeable team will ensure you get the best out of your time in this part of New Zealand.

We are based in picturesque Kaiteriteri, with it’s stunning beach and proximity to the Abel Tasman National Park making it a mecca for kiwis and internationals alike!

Free bus transfer to and from Nelson!*

*Applies to any trip above $79 pp.


Cancellation Policy: Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle gives a full refund for cancellation due to weather, or if made more than one hour before sailing time.  Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle reserves the right to cancel or alter a trip, time or destination if necessary for our passengers safety. Whilst every care will be taken, Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage to clients personal effects. Prices and times subject to alteration.



Scenic Cruises

See our most popular scenic cruises

Combo Cruises

Wine, seals, sail, kayak combos

Water Taxi Service

Pick up and drop off anywhere in the park

NEW Semi-Submersible

We have a new vessel joining our fleet – Mollymawk!

Why come with us

As a locally owned family business Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle prides itself on giving you an experience to remember. Our purpose-built boats are designed, built, maintained and driven by our team which makes us unique in that we know every inch of our vessels intimately, providing you the best in comfort and safety.

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