There are 5 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs by bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 380 bus, line 31 bus  •  1 h 24 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 - $10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

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

$55 - $70

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

$65 - $95

Shuttle  •  21 min

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

$11 - $80

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 24 min.

Bus operators
Go Bus
Website
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Stop A International Terminal to Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
Other operators
Taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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
$65 - $95
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Botany Downs
Estimated price
$11 - $80

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs?

The distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Botany Downs is 16 km. The road distance is 21 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs?

The cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs?

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

Is there a direct bus between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Botany Downs?

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 Opp 68 Millhouse Dr via Bader Dr outside Mangere Town Centre and Stop B Botany Town Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs?

It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Botany Downs, including transfers.