Visiting Auckland

Welcome to Auckland

Rated as the third most liveable city in the world, Auckland is an exhilarating mix of natural wonders and urban adventures.

Explore Auckland, New Zealand, where city style and spectacular landscapes go hand in hand.

From world-class food, wine and designer shopping to beautiful beaches, islands and outdoor adventures, you’ll find the best of both worlds.

Getting to Auckland


Over 12,000 people work at Auckland Airport, ensuring your passenger experience is a memorable one.

The airport services around 70 different airlines connecting Auckland with domestic centres and international airports.


Many transport options are available for getting to and from Auckland Airport, which is conveniently located between both Auckland city and Manukau city. These include:

  • Public Transport
  • Rental cars
  • Taxis & Shuttles

Getting around Auckland


Uber, Zoomy and Ola are popular ride sharing services in Auckland. Auckland Airport is a ride sharing friendly airport, which charge $4 per pick up and $4 per drop off, at the domestic terminal and $5.00 per pick up and $3.00 per drop off at the International terminal

  • Alert Taxis – Per KM: $2.47 Fare to CBD: $65
  • Auckland Co-op Taxis – Per KM: $2.47 Fare to CBD: $68
  • Cheap Cabs – Per KM: $2.15 Fare to CBD: $38
  • Corporate Cabs – Per KM: $2.70 Fare to CBD: $75
  • Green Cabs – Per KM: $2.45 Fare to CBD: $65


The Auckland Transport website is where you’ll find everything you need to know about getting around Auckland on buses, trains and ferries.

Use the Auckland Transport online journey planner to make every trip easy. The journey planner planner will advise what routes are available, and provide times, fares and maps for your trips. Bus, train and ferry information is also available by phoning the Auckland Transport contact centre on +64 9 366 6400.

Local Attractions

Eat & Drink

Auckland is a food lover’s paradise – surrounded by fertile land and rich waters, it’s home to world-class chefs, food producers and winemakers. Along with the city’s impressive range of restaurants, bars, cafés and markets, Auckland’s wine regions are a must for foodies. Award-winning pinot Gris and rich, full Syrah are among the area’s specialties.

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