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Off-peak Fares Set To Become Permanent

Monday, 18 January 2021, 12:09 pm | Auckland Transport

Discounted off-peak fares are to become permanent on public transport in Auckland. The permanent ten per cent discount will come in on 7 February. It means cheaper fares for everyone using AT HOP, travelling between 9am and 3pm and at night weekdays ... More >>

More Bike Parking Across Auckland’s Bus And Train Stations

Friday, 15 January 2021, 2:32 pm | Auckland Transport

Four stations across the city now have better cycling facilities thanks to an ongoing improvement programme being rolled out by Auckland Transport (AT). Akoranga, Smales Farm and Constellation bus stations, along with Panmure train station, have all benefitted ... More >>

Glen Eden To Be Made Safer For Pedestrians

Thursday, 14 January 2021, 11:38 am | Auckland Transport

The Glen Eden town centre will soon be safer for all road users, especially pedestrians, with $5 million in safety improvements coming to West Coast Road between the intersections of Janet Clews Place and Glendale Road - as well as the intersection of Oates Road ... More >>

Plan Ahead For Smooth Sailing To The Cup And Black Caps Match

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 10:00 am | Auckland Transport

If you’re coming to the PRADA America’s Cup World Series Auckland and PRADA Christmas Race yachting this week, plan ahead as there will be road closures and some public transport changes. With fine weather expected and numerous shopping and ... More >>

Free Public Transport To Get Aucklanders Home Safely

Friday, 11 December 2020, 2:06 pm | Auckland Transport

It’s the time of year when many of us enjoy a drink after work and go shopping. Auckland Transport and NZ Police want to encourage anyone in the mood to party to take the safe option and use trains, buses and ferries to get home. We also want ... More >>

Blockhouse Bay Roundabout Safety Proposal Is Now Open For Feedback

Friday, 20 November 2020, 11:25 am | Auckland Transport

<img src="" width="720" height="502"> Whau Local Board and Auckland Transport (AT) are proposing to improve safety at the busy Blockhouse Bay roundabout. ... More >>

COVID-19: AT Welcomes Mandatory Face Coverings On Public Transport In Auckland

Monday, 16 November 2020, 4:12 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is welcoming the Government’s decision to make face coverings mandatory on public transport in the city starting Thursday morning. The Government’s new rules come into effect on Thursday. Until then, AT continues to strongly encourage ... More >>

Ponsonby Road Set To Become More People Friendly

Monday, 16 November 2020, 12:09 pm | Auckland Transport

A safer and more vibrant Ponsonby Road is on the way. Auckland Transport (AT) is working with the community to test people friendly spaces and safer ways to travel along Ponsonby Road. This is part of several Innovating Streets projects across Auckland ... More >>

Feedback Sought On Proposed Speed Limit Changes In Auckland’s West And North

Monday, 9 November 2020, 5:14 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is asking for feedback on a proposal to change the speed limits of 26 roads in the west and north of Auckland - as part of an amendment to the Speed Limits Bylaw 2019. From today, AT will seek feedback on its proposal to ... More >>

Grim Reality In Auckland’s New Map Of Serious Crashes

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 1:01 pm | Auckland Transport

As Auckland Transport (AT) continues its vital work to prevent deaths and serious injuries on Auckland’s roads, an interactive map has been released today showing the extent of the problem. The map shows the locations of crashes on Auckland’s ... More >>

Auckland Transport Builds Momentum On $1.4b Eastern Busway

Thursday, 22 October 2020, 4:21 pm | Auckland Transport

Four world-class organisations have been selected to form an Auckland Transport-led alliance to design, consent and build the completion stages of the Eastern Busway project. The project connects Pakuranga and Botany town centres and Mayor Phil Goff ... More >>

Auckland Transport Launches Plan For The Freight Industry

Tuesday, 20 October 2020, 12:43 pm | Auckland Transport

A new plan launches tomorrow to make freight movement smarter, more climate-compatible and more efficient across Auckland. Working with the freight industry, Auckland Transport (AT) created Delivering the Goods - the Auckland Freight Plan (AFP) to address the ... More >>

Options For Getting To And From The Rugby

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 10:30 am | Auckland Transport

Test rugby is back in Auckland this Sunday (18 October) with the Bledisloe Cup match between the All Blacks and Australia. A crowd of more than 40,000 is expected for the match which has a 4pm kick-off. If you’re one of the lucky ones with a ticket ... More >>

East Street Cycle Link And Safety Improvements Proposed

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 12:28 pm | Auckland Transport

Creating a safe environment for people travelling around the City Rail Link (CRL) Karangahape Station construction zone is behind a proposed East Street cycleway link and safety improvements on the surrounding streets. Auckland Transport (AT) is proposing ... More >>

Changes To Auckland’s Train Timetables

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 4:48 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is introducing a new timetable from next Monday 19 October, following track work on the Eastern and Southern lines, carried out by KiwiRail. At the same time, the Southern Line will be closed between Homai and Pukekohe for ... More >>

Fast And Direct Transport Connections To Auckland Airport Take Shape

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 11:52 am | Auckland Transport

A connected rapid transit network (RTN) to Auckland Airport is a step closer – with a $14 million investment to upgrade Puhinui Road and Lambie Drive for the new AirportLink bus service about to get underway. Construction starts this week on the ... More >>

AT paving the way for a safer future of Māori on our roads

Thursday, 8 October 2020, 1:17 pm | Auckland Transport

As part of Auckland Transport’s (AT’s) commitment to road safety, AT - in partnership with Māori community groups - delivers driver licence workshops. More >>

Auckland Transport’s Rapid Digital Response To COVID-19 Wins Award

Tuesday, 6 October 2020, 1:41 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) has been recognised for its world-leading digital response to COVID-19. In the ALGIM Special Awards* AT won in the fast-tracked project category for providing Aucklanders with the confidence to use public transport during the ... More >>

Auckland Harbour Bridge: Public Transport Options During This Weekend’s Lane Closures

Friday, 2 October 2020, 1:36 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is reminding customers of their options for public transport during the Harbour Bridge’s full southbound lane closures this weekend for repair work. A new 22.7-metre strut will be installed on Auckland Harbour Bridge overnight ... More >>

Auckland Transport’s Annual Report Released

Thursday, 1 October 2020, 3:10 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) has just released its Annual Report and it shows some remarkable achievements, considering the impacts of COVID-19. They include the successful delivery of both an operating surplus and a record capital programme for the financial year ... More >>