Passengers arriving in Picton by ship will be treated to some of New Zealand’s most beautiful coastline as they enter Queen Charlotte Sound located at the top of the eastern side of the South Island. The bush-clad coastline and calm water makes Queen Charlotte Sound a popular area for boating and fishing for locals and tourists.
Cruise Ships arriving in Picton berth in Shakespeare Bay adjacent to Picton Harbour where transfer shuttles provide transport for the short trip to Picton Town Centre.
New Zealand Rent A Car is conveniently located within 100m of the transfer shuttle drop off point at 11A Auckland Street (opposite Atlantis Backpackers).
New Zealand Rent A Car Picton has a range of vehicles available however we recommend making a reservation prior to arrival as availability is limited during peak summer periods.
All of our branches are operating as usual and we will continue to adhere and provide where possible less contact, and with cleaning, and sanitisation as our main focus. We ask you to maintain the social distancing requirements at the branches and follow our signage when queuing.