There are 8 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere 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  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to 993 Dominion Rd Sky
  2. Take the bus from 1288 Dominion Rd to Stop E Blockhouse Bay 25B / ...

$13 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 380 bus, bus  •  1 h 27 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 / ...

$5 - $7

6 alternative options

Bus, line 008 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Stop B International Terminal to 993 Dominion Rd Sky
  2. Take the line 008 bus from 383 Mt Albert Rd to 52 Rosebank Rd 008

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere 14.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere 14.5 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Auckland Airport to Waitakere 14.5 miles

$65 - $95

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Waitakere

$10 - $75

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere 14.5 miles

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 20 min.

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

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere. However, there are services departing from Stop B International Terminal and arriving at Stop E Blockhouse Bay via 1288 Dominion Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.

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

You can take a bus from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere via 993 Dominion Rd and 1288 Dominion Rd in around 40 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 993 Dominion Rd
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
New Zealand Bus
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from 1288 Dominion Rd to Stop E Blockhouse Bay
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
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
Metrolink
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from 1248 Dominion Rd to Opp 12 Donovan St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
at.govt.nz
Ritchies Transport
Website
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from 383 Mt Albert Rd to Stop E Blockhouse Bay
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
ritchies.co.nz
Pavlovich Transport Solutions
Website
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Bus from 383 Mt Albert Rd to 52 Rosebank Rd
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
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
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
Other operators
Uber Auckland
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
Taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Auckland Coop Taxis
Phone
+64 9-300 3000
Website
cooptaxi.co.nz
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Auckland Airport to Waitakere
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Waitakere
Estimated price
$10 - $75

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