Cable Car Timetable

The cable cars run every 10 minutes

Monday to Friday

7am to 10pm


8:30am to 10pm

Sunday & Public Holidays

9am to 9pm

Closed Christmas Day


One Way


Adult   (uphill)



Snapper Adult


(Children 5-15, under 5s free) Students must show valid NZ student ID



Snapper Child/Student with concession


Snapper is available for passengers travelling through Lambton Quay only.

SuperGold Card Holders
Free Travel during off-peak 09:00 to 15:00 and 18:30 to 22:00 Monday to Friday and all day weekends and Public Holidays

Peak Travel




Family Return
(Two adults and up to four children)



We carry bikes free of charge if space allows.  Sorry no dogs.

Times & Fares

Multi Trip Cards

10 Trip

20 Trip

30 Trip









SuperGold Card Holder




Multi-trip cards are only available to individual passengers to enable multiple journeys. Multi-trip cards are not valid for group travel.

New issue multi-trip cards incur a one off non refundable fee of $2.50. Charge also applies to lost/stolen cards. Damaged cards will be exchanged free of charge.

When using a Student or SuperGold card multi trip ticket customers must also have their student ID or SuperGold card with them.

Multi trip card trips are valid for one year from the date of purchase.  No refunds are given on part used Multi trip cards.

School Groups

All members of a school group will be charged at the child rate. Please make a booking for school groups

School group bookings for the Cable Car Museum need to be made separately with the Museum Trust on 04 475 3578 or

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