Auckland Explorer Bus

Hop on hop off sightseeing
Opening hours
Currently closed
Monday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Explorer Bus Auckland

Jump on the Auckland Explorer Bus for a great way to see the best of the city sights.

You can hop on or off the Auckland Explorer at any of the cities Big 10 attractions including the Viaduct Harbour, Sky Tower, Kelly Tarlton's, Mission Bay, Auckland Museum, Parnell Village, Victoria Park Market and more, then hop back on again at no extra charge. The Auckland Explorer offers free pick-up from most hotels and motels.


$45 for an adult for a 24 hour pass, $20 for a child. $100 for a family. 

$55 for an adult for a 48 hour pass, $25 for a child. $140 for a family. 

There are also plenty of combo deals available, taking you to specific attractions with entry included. For all the details, visit

Enjoy two hours of free parking or $5 evening and weekend rates. Find out more. Ride on public transport from as little as $2 each way. Find out more.
Last updated: 11 April 2024

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