Auckland Air Bus
The Auckland Air Bus provides an efficient means for travelling between the airport and central Auckland.
The buses leave the airport every 20 minutes during the day (and every 30 minutes after 6pm), returning to the airport after completing the following circuit:
City Road YHA
Kiwi International Hotel
Turner Street YHA
Auckland Central Backpackers
New President Hotel
City Central Hotel
Sky City Hotel
Intercity Bus Terminal
Albert Park Backpackers
City Central Backpackers
City Life Hotel
Queen St. Backpackers
Fat Camel Backpackers
Britomart Transport Centre/train station
Discover NZ Travel Centre
Copthorne Harbour City Hotel
Hyatt Regency Auckland
Constitution Hill Backpackers
As the bus route is a continuous circuit, you can catch the bus at any of the stops when returning to the airport.
The driver calls out the name of each stop.
The first bus of the day FROM the airport departs at 6am, and the last one departs at 10pm.
The first bus of the day TO the airport departs at 4:35am and the last one departs at 8:50pm.
Tickets are purchased from the driver and are priced as follows:
Adult: one-way (15 NZD) / return (22 NZD)
Child: one-way (6 NZD) / return (12 NZD)
Backpacker (ID required): one-way (13 NZD) / return (20 NZD)
You can pick up promotional vouchers at the airport which entitle you to a 1 NZD discount on the usual ticket prices.
Buses run 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
There is ample room on board for all your luggage.
Prices correct at May 2006