Cruises from Sydney to New Zealand

Jump on board a cruise from Sydney to New Zealand and be astounded by natural landscapes and picturesque views.


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New Zealand may not be far away, but it can seem like a whole other world with destinations such as Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park that are known for their stunning landscapes.

With cruises from 4 nights to 37 nights, you can hop on and enjoy the sights around Tasmania and New Zealand and even add on a wine tasting or two in some of New Zealand’s top spots.

Top deals on cruises from Sydney

P&O Cruises P&O Cruises

$1 deposits + up to $500 credit on Australia and South Pacific cruises

Plus get up to $500 OBC on select voyages in 2021 and 2022. Destinations include Brisbane, Sydney, New Zealand, Vanuatu, Fiji and more. T&Cs apply.

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CruiseDirect CruiseDirect

Up to $550 savings + up to 40% off Australia cruises

Available on select cruises departing from 2021-2022 with Royal Caribbean Cruises. Destinations include Brisbane, Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne, Hobart, Vanuatu, New Zealand and more. T&Cs apply.

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P&O Cruises P&O Cruises

Short break cruises from $312

Available on select dates in 2020 and 2021. Destinations include Auckland, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and more. Sample rate is for a 3-night Comedy Cruise.

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CruiseDirect CruiseDirect

Australia and New Zealand cruises from US$365

Available on select dates in 2021 with Princess Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Holland America Line and more. Sample rate is for a 3-night cruise with Royal Caribbean.

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Where do cruises sail to from Sydney?

  • Auckland

Which cruise lines sail from Sydney?

Our top picks for cruises from Sydney to New Zealand

Where do cruises depart from in Sydney?

Sydney has two international cruise ports: the Overseas Passenger Terminal at Circular Quay and the White Bay Cruise Terminal in Balmain.

Cruises bound for New Zealand usually depart from the Overseas Passenger Terminal. Those flying into Sydney can reach the terminal by taking a train direct from the airport to Circular Quay Station. Airport shuttles and taxis are also available and take approximately 25 minutes to reach the port.

Airport to cruise terminal transfers

Numerous shuttles depart from Sydney Airport direct to the port.

Single shared transfers can start as little as $14 per person and transfers are available to both the Overseas Passenger Terminal and White Bay Cruise Terminal. Both can be booked online through Viator.

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    Lisa💙February 8, 2019

    I would like a cruise from Sydney to NZ then to Tasmania – not longer than, say, 10 days ideally. Can you recommend one? Any amazing deals for start of December or January?



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      JeniFebruary 16, 2019Staff

      Hi Lisa,

      Thank you for getting in touch with finder.

      To find out better cruising deals, please click on the green Get deal button to be redirected to the provider’s page and learn more on their promos. On this page, you may also see list of cruise lines that sail from Sydney where you may get a great deal with such P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Royal Caribbean and more.

      I hope this helps.

      Thank you and have a wonderful day!


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