There are 8 ways to get from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach by bus, taxi, shuttle, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellesley St opp Albion Hotel to 21 Burns Ave 839 / ...

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Auckland to Takapuna

$1 - $2

6 alternative options

Bus via Wellesley St West outside The Civic  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellesley St West outside The Civic to 21 Burns Ave 839 / ...

$2 - $3

Bus via Opp 9 Halsey St  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Opp 9 Halsey St to 21 Burns Ave 839 / ...

$2 - $3

Bus, line 814 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the bus from Fanshawe St near Bradnor Lane to Stop B Akoranga Bus Station Nx1 / ...
  2. Take the line 814 bus from Stop D Akoranga Bus Station to 366 Lake Rd 801 / ...

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach 6 miles

$23 - $28

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach 6 miles

$17 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Walk from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach 5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach is to shuttle which costs $2 - $4 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wellesley St opp Albion Hotel and arriving at 21 Burns Ave. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Auckland CBD and Takapuna Beach is 6 km.

The best way to get from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach without a car is to bus which takes 26 min and costs $4 - $5.

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The bus from Wellesley St opp Albion Hotel to 21 Burns Ave takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach bus services, operated by NorthStar, depart from Wellesley St opp Albion Hotel station.

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Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach bus services, operated by NorthStar, arrive at 21 Burns Ave station.

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There are 1197+ hotels available in Takapuna Beach. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach.
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Auckland CBD, New Zealand and Takapuna Beach, New Zealand?

NorthStar operates a bus from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 18 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
NorthStar
Website
northstarbus.co.nz
Bus from Wellesley St opp Albion Hotel to 21 Burns Ave
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
northstarbus.co.nz
Bus from Wellesley St West outside The Civic to 21 Burns Ave
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
northstarbus.co.nz
Bus from Opp 9 Halsey St to 21 Burns Ave
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
northstarbus.co.nz
New Zealand Bus
Website
at.govt.nz
Bus from Wellesley St opp Albion Hotel to 21 Burns Ave
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
at.govt.nz
Bus from Wellesley St West outside The Civic to 21 Burns Ave
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
at.govt.nz
Bus from Opp 9 Halsey St to 21 Burns Ave
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
at.govt.nz
Bus from Stop D Akoranga Bus Station to 366 Lake Rd
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
at.govt.nz
Ritchies Transport
Website
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from Wellesley St opp Albion Hotel to Takapuna Platform 1
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from Opp 9 Halsey St to 17 Esmonde Rd
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from Fanshawe St near Bradnor Lane to Stop B Akoranga Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
ritchies.co.nz
Te Wai Ora Coachlines
Phone
027 482 2950
Email
tewaioracoachlines@gmail.com
Website
tewaioracoachlines.com
Shuttle from Auckland to Takapuna
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
dargaville.co.nz
Other operators
Uber Auckland
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$17 - $22
UberX
$17 - $22
Taxi from Auckland CBD to Takapuna Beach
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Auckland Coop Taxis
Phone
+64 9-300 3000
Website
cooptaxi.co.nz

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