North Harbour Express timetable

Departing frequently throughout the day, every day, including public holidays.


Express travel in a dedicated bus lane is the fastest way to get to North Harbour. No need to book – just turn up and go!

North Harbour to Airport

Weekday timetable
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Weekend timetable
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Airport to North Harbour

Weekday timetable
- - 06:00 06:25 06:55 07:20 07:50 08:20 08:50 09:30 10:00 10:30 11:00 11:30 Midday 12:30 13:00 13:30 14:00 14:30 15:00 15:30 16:00 16:30 17:00 17:30 18:00 18:30 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00
Weekend timetable
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Journey times

Approximate journey times between North Harbour and Auckland Airport:

  • Akoranga – 40 to 60 minutes
  • Smales Farm – 45 to 65 minutes
  • Albany Westfield – 50 to 80 minutes

All journey times are approximate. Travel time can vary according to traffic conditions, please leave sufficient time to meet your check in.