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There are 6 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs by bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Line 380 bus, line 31 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 380 bus from Stop A International Terminal to Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre 380
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre to Stop B Botany Town Centre 31

$5 - $9

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Customs St East opp Fort Lane Sky
  2. Take the bus from 50 Customs St East to 66 Millhouse Dr 72X

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs 13.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs 13.3 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Auckland Airport to Botany Downs 13.3 miles

$60 - $90

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Botany Downs

$10 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs. However, there are services departing from Stop A International Terminal and arriving at 111 Botany Rd via Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre and Stop B Botany Town Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Botany Downs is 16 km. The road distance is 21.3 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs without a car is to line 380 bus and line 31 bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs $6 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs, including transfers.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs bus services, operated by Go Bus, depart from Stop A International Terminal station.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs bus services, operated by Go Bus, arrive at Stop B Botany Town Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs is 21 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs.

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There are 1145+ hotels available in Botany Downs. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Auckland Airport (AKL), New Zealand and Botany Downs, New Zealand?

You can take a bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs via Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre and Stop B Botany Town Centre in around 1 h 42 min.

Bus operators
Go Bus
Website
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Stop A International Terminal to Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre to Stop B Botany Town Centre
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.co.nz
SkyBus
Phone
+64 800 759 287
Email
info@skybus.co.nz
Website
skybus.co.nz
Bus from Stop B International Terminal to Customs St East opp Fort Lane
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
Howick and Eastern
Website
howbus.co.nz
Bus from 50 Customs St East to 66 Millhouse Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
howbus.co.nz
Other operators
Taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Auckland Coop Taxis
Phone
+64 9-300 3000
Website
cooptaxi.co.nz
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Auckland Airport to Botany Downs
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Botany Downs
Estimated price
$10 - $70

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