There are 7 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville 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

Bus, line 120 bus, line 125 bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Smales Farm Bus Station Platform 1 Sky
  2. Take the line 120 bus from Constellation Bus Station Platform 3b to Westgate Stop C 120
  3. Take the line 125 bus from Westgate Stop B to 20 Commercial Rd 125

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Helensville

$10 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus, line 110 bus, line 125 bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to 21 Wellesley St Sky
  2. Take the line 110 bus from 134 Hobson St to Westgate Stop B 110
  3. Take the line 125 bus from Westgate Stop B to 20 Commercial Rd 125

Line 380 bus, bus, line 125 bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 380 bus from Stop A International Terminal to Stop D Onehunga Transport Centre 380
  2. Take the bus from Stop C Onehunga Transport Centre to New Lynn Interchange Stop B 68 / ...
  3. Take the bus from New Lynn Interchange Stop D to Westgate Stop B 14T
  4. Take the line 125 bus from Westgate Stop B to 20 Commercial Rd 125

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville 35.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville 35.3 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from Auckland Airport to Helensville 35.3 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Helensville is 47 km. The road distance is 56.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville. However, there are services departing from Stop B International Terminal and arriving at 20 Commercial Rd via Smales Farm Bus Station Platform 1, Constellation Bus Station Platform 3b and Westgate Stop B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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

You can take a bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville via Smales Farm Bus Station Platform 1, Constellation Bus Station Platform 3b, Westgate Stop C, and Westgate Stop B in around 3 h 20 min.

Bus operators
SkyBus
Phone
+64 800 759 287
Email
info@skybus.co.nz
Website
skybus.co.nz
Bus from Stop B International Terminal to Smales Farm Bus Station Platform 1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
Bus from Stop B International Terminal to 21 Wellesley St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
Ritchies Transport
Website
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from Constellation Bus Station Platform 3b to Westgate Stop C
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ritchies.co.nz
Go West
Website
gowest.co.nz
Bus from Westgate Stop B to 20 Commercial Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
gowest.co.nz
Bus from 134 Hobson St to Westgate Stop B
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
gowest.co.nz
Bus from New Lynn Interchange Stop D to Westgate Stop B
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
gowest.co.nz
Go Bus
Website
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Stop A International Terminal to Stop D Onehunga Transport Centre
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.co.nz
New Zealand Bus
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from Stop C Onehunga Transport Centre to New Lynn Interchange Stop B
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
at.govt.nz
Pavlovich Transport Solutions
Website
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Bus from Platform 1c Onehunga to New Lynn Interchange Stop B
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Other operators
Taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Auckland Coop Taxis
Phone
+64 9-300 3000
Website
cooptaxi.co.nz
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Auckland Airport to Helensville
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Helensville
Estimated price
$10 - $75

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