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Transport 20 Oct 2020

Auckland Transport launches plan for the freight industry

A new plan launches on 21 October to make freight movement smarter, more climate-compatible and more efficient across Auckland.

Transport 14 Oct 2020

Changes to Auckland’s train timetables

Auckland Transport is introducing a new timetable from Monday 19 October, following track work on the Eastern and Southern lines.

Transport 13 Oct 2020

Fast and direct transport connections to Auckland Airport take shape

A connected rapid transit network 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.

Heritage 5 Oct 2020

A contrast of centuries - celebrating our waterfront

Watch: A video created for Auckland Council’s Heritage Festival transports us back to Auckland’s waterfront 100 years ago, showcasing the preservation of a historic stone staircase as part of the Downtown Programme.

Transport 2 Oct 2020

Transforming Auckland’s ferry services

A new video released today shows Auckland’s new downtown ferry berths rapidly taking shape, ready for Aucklander’s to use in early 2021.

Transport 29 Sep 2020

Feedback sought on proposed northwest bus improvements

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.

Cycling 29 Sep 2020

Walking and Cycling journeys now available on AT Mobile app

Planning a walking or cycling commute has become easier with the launch of a new journey planner function within the AT Mobile app.

Transport 9 Sep 2020

South Auckland streets to be safer and more people-friendly

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, in addition to $13.95 million announced in June.

Transport 21 Aug 2020

New options for biking and scooting around Auckland

While rental e-scooters, e-bikes and bikes are out of action during Alert Level 3, Auckland Council and AT have been busy assessing and reviewing applications for the new rental licence period set to start next month.

Transport 20 Aug 2020

New round of rental e-scooter licences on horizon

Auckland Council is reviewing new applications for the next round of rental e-scooter licences. Successful companies will be able to start operating on 4 September 2020.

Transport 10 Aug 2020

Busway bridge launched over Tamaki River

In a first for New Zealand, a new bridge is being slowly pushed across the Tamaki River as part of the $1.4b Eastern Busway.

Transport 30 Jul 2020

Safer speeds – one month on

Today marks one month since Auckland Transport introduced safer speeds on more than 600 roads across Auckland, and a new survey shows majority support for the changes.

Transport 20 Jul 2020

Integrated fares launching for ferries

From Saturday 26 July, ferry customers will have a simpler and more affordable journey across Auckland Transport's network.

Transport 20 Jul 2020

Plan ahead for the Western Line closure from Friday to Sunday

Western Line train customers need to start planning their journey for this Friday 17 July, as important rail work means a full three-day closure.

Cycling 14 Jul 2020

Community bike fund open for applications

Community groups around Auckland can now apply for a fund which encourages more people to ride bikes, more often.

Transport 30 Jun 2020

Safer speed limits are live around Tāmaki Makaurau

New speed limits on more than 600 roads across Auckland came into force this morning.