How to Reach Auckland


  • By Air: Flights to Auckland land at the Auckland International Airport AKA Auckland Airport. It has well connected flights to countries like Australia, Bangkok, India, Japan, England, Dubai, Singapore and USA.
  • By Train: Within New Zealand, trains connect Auckland to Wellington.
  • By Boat: With 18 cruise lines visiting Auckland, getting to the city by cruise ship couldn’t be easier.
  • By Road: Within New Zealand, motorways and expressways connect Auckland to regions in the north and south, and throughout the wider Auckland region.


  • By Bus: Britomart Transport Centre is the city’s main transport hub and is located in downtown Auckland. It has frequent interval busses running all across Auckland.
  • By Train: The city of Auckland is also well connected by rail.
  • By Car: Renting a car is possible in Auckland. You need to have a valid driving license however.
  • By Taxi: Hiring a taxi may prove costly but to explore distant places in Auckland Region, taxi is recommended.
  • By Ferry: Hop on a local ferry or water taxi to discover some of Auckland’s most beautiful spots.
  • By Cycle: Rent a bicycle and explore the city like never before!

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Auckland. The most preferred mode of transport in Auckland is Car.

Average distance: 16.62 km Average time: 37.6 min

  • Car 56.44%
    Driving 39.65 min Walking 0.42 min Waiting 0.07 min Overall average time for 21.59 kms 40.14 min
  • Walking 11.88%
    Walking 20.08 min Driving 2.08 min Waiting 1.25 min Tram 1.25 min Bus 0.83 min Overall average time for 3.4 kms 25.5 min
  • Bike 3.96%
    Bike 20 min Walking 0.5 min Overall average time for 6.38 kms 20.5 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 13.86%
    Bus 29.79 min Walking 6 min Waiting 5.07 min Train 1.21 min Overall average time for 12.07 kms 42.07 min
  • Train/Metro 4.95%
    Train 33.4 min Walking 7.8 min Waiting 4.4 min Bus 1.4 min Overall average time for 15.2 kms 47 min
  • Motorbike 1.98%
    Motorbike 17 min Overall average time for 10 kms 17 min
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