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

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Bus, line 120 bus, line 125 bus  •  2 h 54 min

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

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Helensville

$10 - $70

5 alternative options

Bus, line 110 bus, line 125 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Customs St East opp Fort Lane Sky
  2. Take the line 110 bus from 56 Hobson St to Stop B Westgate 110
  3. Take the line 125 bus from Stop B Westgate to 20 Commercial Rd 125

Line 380 bus, line 68 bus, bus, line 125 bus  •  3 h 47 min

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

Taxi  •  45 min

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

$120 - $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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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 Stop B Akoranga Bus Station, Stop E Constellation Bus Station and Stop B Westgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 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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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville without a car is to bus and line 120 bus and line 125 bus which takes 2 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville, including transfers.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville bus services, operated by SkyBus, depart from Stop B International Terminal station.

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Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville bus services, operated by Go West, arrive at 20 Commercial Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville is 57 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Helensville. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville.
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  • Distance: 29.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

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 Stop C Akoranga Bus Station, Stop B Akoranga Bus Station, Stop D Constellation Bus Station, Stop E Constellation Bus Station, Stop C Westgate, and Stop B Westgate in around 2 h 54 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 Stop C Akoranga Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
Bus from Stop B International Terminal to Customs St East opp Fort Lane
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
Ritchies Transport
Website
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from Stop E Constellation Bus Station to Stop C Westgate
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ritchies.co.nz
Go West
Website
gowest.co.nz
Bus from Stop B Westgate to 20 Commercial Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
gowest.co.nz
Bus from 56 Hobson St to Stop B Westgate
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
gowest.co.nz
Bus from Stop D New Lynn Interchange to Stop B Westgate
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.co.nz
New Zealand Bus
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from Stop C Onehunga Transport Centre to Stop B New Lynn Interchange
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
at.govt.nz
Other operators
Taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Helensville
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$120 - $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 - $70

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