Getting around Waiheke Island


There are numerous companies that offer rental services on the island – from scooters to vehicles that can fit up to 10 people.

Listed below are a number of useful links to help you explore Waiheke once you’ve arrived at your holiday destination. Waiheke Island has public transport available as well as numerous rental car companies and taxis to help you get around. Getting around Waiheke Island can be as simple as contacting one of the following companies.

Bike Hire

Island Scoot 




Island Scoot Offer stylish scooters/mopeds for individual hire or group tours. Our retro Scooters combine classic Italian design with modern technology making for superb handling and ride. Luxuriate in old school style and total freedom exploring beautiful Waiheke Island. For more information give them a call on +64 21 061 5997 or visit their website

eCylcesNZ/ Onya Bikes Waiheke


eCylcesNZ/ Onya Bikes Waiheke offer the perfect mix of bicycle and scooter! eCycles are electric bikes that can travel up to 40 km per charge!  The team can be found at Onya Bikes Waiheke, 124 Oceanview Road, Oneroa  or you can give them a call on +64 9 372 4428. For more information visit their website.

Waiheke Bike Hire

Waiheke bike hires Waiheke Bike Hire has a selection of bikes suitable for men, women and children available for hire. They also provide helmets, locks and maps with recommended routes. They are based at Matiatia Wharf Ferry Terminal. For more information give them a call on +64 9 372 7937 or visit their website.


There are regular bus services available on Waiheke Island. The buses provide transport to the key locations on the island. Most buses depart from Matiatia Wharf based around the Auckland ferries. For more information on timetables and bus fares please visit Fullers.

Car Rentals on Waiheke Island

Waiheke Auto Rentals

Waiheke Auto Rentals

Waiheke Auto Rentals also provide a range of rental vehicles including scooters, cars and 4WDs. They are located at the Matiatia Wharf Terminal Building and offer special island packages!

For more information about vehicles and pricing please visit their website or contact them on +64 9 372 8998.

Fun Rentals

Waiheke Island Fun Rentals

Fun Rentals are located at 14 Belgium Street, Ostend and offer free pick-up and deliver from Matiatia Wharf or Kennedy Point. There are a range of vehicles available at great prices – discounts are also available depending on the length of your stay.

For more information please visit Fun Rentals or call them on +64 9 372 8001.

Waiheke Rental Cars

Waiheke Island Rental Cars

Waiheke Rental Cars are a locally owned company located at the Matiatia Ferry Terminal Building and the Matiatia Rental Centre. They offer a range of vehicles to suit all needs – for more information please visit their website or call them on +64 9 372 8635.

Taxis on Waiheke Island

Island Taxis


Island Taxis are the longest running taxi service on Waiheke Island. They are happy to arrange tours based on your needs and have a team of people who have lived on the Island for many years.

Get in touch with Island Taxis on +64 9 372 4111 or check out their website.

Waiheke Executive Transport

Waiheke Executive Transport offer a range of services including taxi services, Waiheke tours, group transportation as well as transportation for wedding celebrations.

You can get a quote on their website or call them on 0800 372 200.

Waiheke Express Taxis

Waiheke Island Express Taxi

Waiheke Express Taxis are available for tours, wedding or other events – they can be contacted on 0800 700 789 or you can book in on their website.