There are 8 ways to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere by bus, train, 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 008 bus  •  1 h 26 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 New Lynn Interchange Stop A 008

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland Airport to Waitakere

$11 - $80

6 alternative options

Line 380 bus, line 008 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 380 bus from Stop A International Terminal to Platform 2a Onehunga 380
  2. Take the line 008 bus from Platform 1c Onehunga to New Lynn Interchange Stop A 008 / ...

Bus, train  •  1 h 36 min

  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 Fruitvale Rd Train Station West

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  20 min

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

$60 - $75

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

$70 - $100

Uber  •  20 min

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

$40 - $60

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 383 Mt Albert Rd in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
AT Metro
Website
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Train from Britomart Train Station to Fruitvale Rd Train Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
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
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
Bus from Stop B International Terminal to Customs St East opp Fort Lane
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
skybus.co.nz
Pavlovich Transport Solutions
Website
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Bus from 383 Mt Albert Rd to New Lynn Interchange Stop A
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Bus from Platform 1c Onehunga to New Lynn Interchange Stop A
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Go Bus
Website
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Stop A International Terminal to Platform 2a Onehunga
Ave. Duration
35 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
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$40 - $60
uberX
$40 - $60
Taxi from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
$70 - $100
Shuttle from Auckland Airport to Waitakere
Estimated price
$11 - $80

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere?

The distance between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Waitakere is 15 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere?

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

Is there a direct bus between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Waitakere?

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 New Lynn Interchange Stop A via 383 Mt Albert Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere?

It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Waitakere, including transfers.