New Zealand's Waiheke Island: now cheap fares and reliable travel

October 24, 2023

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Page 1: New Waiheke Island Ferry Service Promises Cheaper Fare People celebrate as Island Direct offers savings on the Auckland-Waiheke route.

Page 2: Introduction New operator Island Direct aims to provide affordable, reliable ferry service.

Page 3: Fare Comparison Tickets with Island Direct are nearly half the price of Fullers.

Page 4: Cost-Free Seat Reservation Island Direct allows passengers to book seats at no extra cost.

Page 5: Daily Commute Relief Aucklanders benefit from cheaper and more frequent ferry service.

Page 6: Protest Against Fuller Kayakers protested Fullers fare hikes earlier this year.

Page 7: Island Direct's Vision Co-director David Todd outlines the goals of Island Direct.

Page 8: Pricing and Service Details on Island Direct's fares, Hop Cards, and upcoming concessions.

Page 9: Support from Auckland Council Chairperson John Watson emphasizes the need for competition.

Page 10: Island Direct Launch The new service is set to launch on 13th November, offering hope to commuters. End