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

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Train, bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Papakura Train Station to Puhinui Train Station Sth
  2. Take the bus from Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station to Stop D Domestic Terminal 380 / ...

$4 - $22

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Bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from 135 Great South Rd to Stop A Davies Ave 33 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station to Stop A International Terminal 380 / ...

$9 - $35

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) 13.9 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) 13.9 miles

$3 - $5

Fly  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the plane from Ardmore Airport to Claris Airport
  2. Take the plane from Claris Airport to Whangarei Airport
  3. Fly from Whangarei (WRE) to Auckland (AKL) WRE - AKL

$286 - $509

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Papakura to Auckland Airport 13.9 miles

$65 - $90

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Papakura to Auckland Airport

$10 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL). However, there are services departing from 135 Great South Rd and arriving at Stop A International Terminal via Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Papakura and Auckland Airport (AKL) is 16 km. The road distance is 22.2 km.

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The best way to get from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $5 - $35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL), including transfers.

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Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) bus services, operated by Ritchies Transport, depart from 135 Great South Rd station.

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The best way to get from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) is to bus which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $13 - $55. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $420 - $800 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) bus services, operated by Go Bus, arrive at Stop A International Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) is 22 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL).

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There are 914+ hotels available in Auckland Airport (AKL). Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL).
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) via Stop A Davies Ave and Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station in around 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, Air New Zealand flies from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL) 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Whangarei to Auckland
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Train operators
AT Metro
Website
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Train from Papakura Train Station to Puhinui Train Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
aucklandtransport.govt.nz
Bus operators
Go Bus
Website
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station to Stop D Domestic Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.co.nz
Bus from Bay 8 Manukau Bus Station to Stop A International Terminal
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
gobus.co.nz
InterCity Coachlines
Website
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Manukau City to Auckland Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Papakura to Manukau City
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Bus from Manukau City to Auckland International Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
intercity.co.nz
Ritchies Transport
Website
ritchies.co.nz
Bus from 135 Great South Rd to Stop A Davies Ave
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
ritchies.co.nz
Other operators
Sunair
Phone
0800 786 247
Email
info@sunair.co.nz
Plane from Ardmore Airport to Claris Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
sunair.co.nz
Plane from Claris Airport to Whangarei Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$127
Schedules at
sunair.co.nz
Taxi from Papakura to Auckland Airport (AKL)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Auckland Coop Taxis
Phone
+64 9-300 3000
Website
cooptaxi.co.nz
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Papakura to Auckland Airport
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Shuttle from Papakura to Auckland Airport
Estimated price
$10 - $75

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