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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 >>

Have Your Say On Public Transport In Devonport

Monday, 28 September 2020, 4:01 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is seeking feedback on two options for the future of the 806 bus service (Stanley Bay – Devonport Ferry Terminal), 807 bus service (Cheltenham – Devonport Ferry Service) and the AT Local service on the Devonport Peninsula. ... More >>

Feedback Being Sought On Proposed Northwest Bus Improvements

Monday, 28 September 2020, 11:02 am | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport and Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency are asking for feedback on a proposal to significantly improve public transport connections to and from Auckland’s northwest. The plan to make bus journeys quicker, easier and better connected involves ... More >>

Public Transport Keeps Aucklanders Moving

Monday, 21 September 2020, 3:16 pm | Auckland Transport

Buses and ferries kept Aucklanders moving this morning as motorists struggled with the reduced traffic lanes on the Harbour Bridge. Auckland Transport (AT) says Northern Express buses were running close to time and took advantage of the dedicated busway ... More >>

Fifteen Groups To Receive Funding From This Year’s Community Bike Fund

Monday, 21 September 2020, 1:25 pm | Auckland Transport

Communities right across the region will benefit from further cycling initiatives with the announcement of this year’s Community Bike Fund recipients. Now in its fourth year, the fund is made available from Auckland Transport (AT) to support communities ... More >>

Harbour Bridge: Public Transport A Great Option And Plan Ahead

Sunday, 20 September 2020, 2:53 pm | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is reminding customers to plan ahead this week if they are using routes impacted by the ongoing work on Harbour Bridge by Waka Kotahi, and also that there are plenty of seats available on trains, buses and ferries. Public transport ... More >>

Changes To Public Transport Services

Friday, 18 September 2020, 11:12 am | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is regrettably changing some public transport services across Auckland in response to Auckland Council’s emergency budget and customer demand. The reworked budget requires a $10m cost reduction in public transport operating ... More >>

COVID-19 Update: Physical Distancing Seating Restrictions Lifted On Public Transport

Monday, 14 September 2020, 3:39 pm | Auckland Transport

The Government has announced that as of today there is no longer physical distancing restrictions for seating on public transport. Auckland will remain at Alert Level 2 and cabinet will review current restrictions on 21 September. The Government continues ... More >>

South Auckland Streets To Be Safer And More People-friendly

Tuesday, 8 September 2020, 4:00 pm | Auckland Transport

Safer and more vibrant, people-friendly streets are coming to South Auckland. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has announced an additional $10.1 million investment through the Innovating Streets for People pilot fund to make towns and cities more people-friendly, ... More >>

COVID-19 Update: QR Codes On Public Transport From Friday

Thursday, 3 September 2020, 10:00 am | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) is reminding customers that from tomorrow, 4 September, QR codes will be displayed on public transport, as per Government requirements. QR codes will be displayed at the door during boarding and/or at individual seats for ... More >>

COVID-19 update: Transport in Auckland under Alert Level 2

Friday, 28 August 2020, 11:27 am | Auckland Transport

The Government has announced that Auckland will be moving to Alert Level 2 at 11:59pm on Sunday 30 August. The Government is advising that the general rule for Alert Level 2 is to play it safe. This means that if you are feeling sick you should stay home. ... More >>