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There are 9 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit by bus, taxi, car, plane, 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, taxi  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Stop C Akoranga Bus Station Sky
  2. Take the bus from Akoranga to Waiwera
  3. Take a taxi from Waiwera to Sandspit

$80 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Stop C Akoranga Bus Station Sky
  2. Take the bus from Akoranga to Warkworth Auckland - Central - Kerikeri

$39 - $56

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Bus, line 995 bus  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Stop C Akoranga Bus Station Sky
  2. Take the bus from Stop B Akoranga Bus Station to Hibiscus Coast Station Nx1
  3. Take the line 995 bus from Hibiscus Coast Station to 3A Baxter St 995

$42 - $50

Bus, line 995 bus via Stop B Smales Farm Bus Station  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to Stop B Smales Farm Bus Station Sky
  2. Take the bus from Stop B Smales Farm Bus Station to Hibiscus Coast Station Nx1 / ...
  3. Take the line 995 bus from Hibiscus Coast Station to 3A Baxter St 995

$40 - $49

Drive  •  1h 6m

  1. Drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit 53.4 miles

$11 - $17

Fly  •  4h 55m

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Tauranga (TRG) AKL - TRG
  2. Take the plane from Tauranga Airport to Claris Airport
  3. Take the plane from Claris Airport to North Shore Airport

$360 - $582

Towncar  •  1h 6m

  1. Take a town car from Auckland Airport to Sandspit 53.4 miles

$150 - $210

Shuttle  •  1h 6m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Sandspit

$110 - $160

Uber  •  1h 6m

  1. Take an Uber from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit 53.4 miles

$80 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 1h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 1h 6m.

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The distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Sandspit is 68 km. The road distance is 85.5 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2h 20m and costs $120 - $170.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit is to bus which takes 2h 24m and costs $55 - $85. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $550 - $900 and takes 4h 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit is 85 km. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Sandspit. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 20m

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

You can take a bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit via Akoranga and Warkworth in around 2h 24m. Alternatively, Air New Zealand flies from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to Tauranga
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
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
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
SkyBus
Bus from Stop B International Terminal to Stop B Smales Farm Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
SkyBus
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Akoranga to Waiwera
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Bus from Akoranga to Warkworth
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $21
Website
InterCity Coachlines
Ritchies Auckland
Phone
+64 9-832 5428
Website
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from Stop B Akoranga Bus Station to Hibiscus Coast Station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ritchies Auckland
AT HOP card
$3 - $5
Cash
$5 - $7
Bus from Hibiscus Coast Station to 3A Baxter St
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Ritchies Auckland
AT HOP card
$4 - $7
Cash
$6 - $8
Bus from Stop B Smales Farm Bus Station to Hibiscus Coast Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
Ritchies Auckland
AT HOP card
$3 - $5
Cash
$5 - $6
Auckland Transport
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from Stop B Smales Farm Bus Station to Hibiscus Coast Station
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Unknown
Auckland Transport
Other operators
Sunair
Phone
0800 786 247
Email
info@sunair.co.nz
Website
sunair.co.nz
Plane from Tauranga Airport to Claris Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$131
Schedules at
sunair.co.nz
Barrier Air
Website
barrierair.kiwi
Plane from Claris Airport to North Shore Airport
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
barrierair.kiwi
Uber Auckland
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sandspit
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$80 - $100
UberX
$80 - $100
Taxi from Waiwera to Sandspit
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Auckland Airport to Sandspit
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Sandspit
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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