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Airport to City | City to Airport

The SkyBus is no longer running. Check out the AirportLink for travel to and from the airport, here.


The Auckland SkyBus is the airport shuttle bus service operating between Auckland City and Auckland Airport, operating 24 hours a day, 365 days a year including public holidays. The bus to Auckland Airport travels along Customs Street and Hobson Street making it convenient if you are staying at central hotels and hostels. 

If you're a city dweller or visitor looking for easy transport to Auckland Airport jump on a SkyBus from bus stops on Customs Street and Hobson Street. Connecting shuttles are available from select city centre locations, see the SkyBus website for more details. 

The route from the City to the Airport will be: Customs Street, Hobson St, North Western Motorway (16), South Western Motorway (20), State Highway (20A), Auckland Domestic Terminal (Bus stop #2006), International Terminal (Bus stop #2200).

SkyBus will get you from the Airport to Auckland City for $17 One Way or North Harbour for $24 One Way with Free WiFi and unlimited luggage. Download the app for exclusive offers, timetables, journey planning and service updates.

Auckland City Express Every 30 mins between 5am-10pm. Journey time is approx. 40 mins. Please allow extra time during peak hours. Click here for an update regarding the North Harbour Express


· Adult $17 One Way $32 Return

· Child (4 - 16 years) $2 One Way $4 Return

North Harbour Express Express to Akoranga, Smales Farm and Albany for one low price! Journey time is approx. 50 mins. Please allow extra time during peak hours. Fares

· Adult $24 One Way $44 Return

· Child (4 - 16 years) $2 One Way $4 Return

Book online to purchase a SkyBus pass and save. Prices are discounted online. 

Airport Location: 

$2 per hour to a max of $12 on weekends and a $12 flat rate for weekday evenings at The Civic car park. Find out more

Last updated: 12 August 2022

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