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There are 7 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden by bus, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Line 38 bus, line 68 bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Stop A International Terminal to Stop D Onehunga Transport Centre 38
  2. Take the line 68 bus from Stop C Onehunga Transport Centre to Stop B New Lynn Interchange 68 / ...

$23 - $25

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Train  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the train from Papatoetoe Train Station to Newmarket Train Station Sth
  2. Take the train from Newmarket Train Station to Glen Eden Train Station West

$20 - $24

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Customs St East opp Fort Lane Sky
  2. Take the train from Britomart Train Station to Glen Eden Train Station West

$21 - $23

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden 23.2 km

$85 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden 23.2 km

$4 - $7

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Glen Eden

$65 - $95

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Auckland Airport to Glen Eden 23.2 km

$100 - $140

Auckland Airport (AKL) → Glen Eden
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The cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden 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 Glen Eden is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden. However, there are services departing from Stop A International Terminal and arriving at 78 West Coast Rd via Stop C Onehunga Transport Centre and Stop D New Lynn Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 42m.

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The distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Glen Eden is 15 km. The road distance is 23.2 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden without a car is to line 38 bus and line 68 bus which takes 1h 42m and costs $23 - $25.

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It takes approximately 1h 42m to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden, including transfers.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden bus services, operated by Auckland Transport, depart from Stop A International Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden is to line 38 bus and line 68 bus which takes 1h 42m and costs $23 - $25. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $20 - $24 and takes 1h 43m.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden bus services, operated by Auckland Transport, arrive at Stop B New Lynn Interchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden is 23 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden.

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Map of how to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden.
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  • Distance: 15.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 42m

What companies run services between Auckland Airport (AKL), New Zealand and Glen Eden, New Zealand?

You can take a bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden via Stop C Onehunga Transport Centre and Stop D New Lynn Interchange in around 1h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden via 52 St George St, Papatoetoe Train Station, and Newmarket Train Station in around 1h 43m.

Train operators
AT Metro
Website
at.govt.nz
Train from Papatoetoe Train Station to Newmarket Train Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
AT Metro
Train from Newmarket Train Station to Glen Eden Train Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
AT Metro
Train from Britomart Train Station to Glen Eden Train Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
AT Metro
Bus operators
Auckland Transport
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from Stop A International Terminal to Stop D Onehunga Transport Centre
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Unknown
Auckland Transport
Bus from Stop C Onehunga Transport Centre to Stop B New Lynn Interchange
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Unknown
Auckland Transport
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
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Website
SkyBus
Other operators
Taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Glen Eden
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Taxis United
Phone
+64 9 295 1000
Website
taxisunited.co.nz
North Shore Taxis
Phone
+64 9 488 8000
Website
northshoretaxi.com
Green Cabs Auckland
Phone
+64 800 46 47336
Website
greencabs.co.nz
Budget Taxis
Phone
+64 9 849 3000
Website
budgettaxis.co.nz
Auckland Taxi Service
Phone
+64 9 845 4666
Website
aucklandtaxiservice.co.nz
Auckland Coop Taxis
Phone
+64 9 300 3000
Website
cooptaxi.co.nz
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Glen Eden
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Towncar from Auckland Airport to Glen Eden
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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