The Wellington Cable Car is one of Wellington’s iconic tourist attractions. It completed 110 years of service in the year 2012. The cable car connects downtown Wellington (Lambton Quay) to the suburb of Kelburn. Popular with locals as well as tourists, the cable car departs every 10 minutes and along the way, one travels under the corporate towers of The Terrace, past Kelburn Park and Victoria University of Wellington. Once at the top, do check out the Wellington Botanic Garden, the Carter Observatory and the Cable Car Museum. Many people travel up by cable car and then leisurely stroll back down to the city centre.
Entrance Ticket Details For Wellington Cable Car
Return Journey Ticket Prices:
- Adult: $7.50
- NZ Students and Children (5-15): $3.50
- Family (2 adults and upto 4 children): $19
One Way Ticket Prices:
- Adult: $4
- NZ Students and Children (5-15): $2
Wellington Cable Car Hours
- The cable car runs every 10 minutes.
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94.08% of people who visit Wellington include Wellington Cable Car in their plan
3 PM - 4 PM
35.98% of people start their Wellington Cable Car visit around 3 PM - 4 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Wellington Cable Car
58.52% of people prefer walking in order to reach Wellington Cable Car