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Transport 24 Jun 2020

Pets get final okay for travel on trains

Pets will now be allowed to travel on Auckland's trains following two trials and a survey of train customers.

Transport 12 Jun 2020

AirportLink jumpstarts with electric buses

Auckland Transport's new bus route providing better connections between Manukau, an upgraded Puhinui Interchange and Auckland Airport will launch in the first half of 2021, operated by Go Bus with a full fleet of electric buses.

Transport 12 Jun 2020

A busy Sunday ahead on Auckland's roads and public transport

Aucklanders should be ready for road closures, busy public transport and possible disruptions with two major events planned for Sunday 14 June.

Transport 9 Jun 2020

Public transport discounts introduced throughout June

Auckland Transport is discounting fares on buses and trains to encourage more people to travel during the day and at night.

Transport 3 Jun 2020

Safe speeds in Auckland on their way from June 30

New and safe speed limits on more than 600 roads across Auckland will come into force from 30 June 2020 onwards.

Plans / Projects 18 May 2020

Connecting southern Auckland’s future communities

Aucklanders are invited to have their say on a series of future projects that will improve access and travel choices, connect communities and support growth in southern Auckland.

Plans / Projects 8 May 2020

Innovating Streets projects agreed by Auckland Council

Auckland Council’s Emergency Committee has endorsed Auckland Transport’s applications to the first tranche of Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s Innovating Streets for People pilot fund.

Transport 25 Feb 2020

Extra seats on buses and trains

Auckland Transport is promising extra capacity on buses and trains for the busiest time of the year as Aucklanders head back to work and study.

Cycling 21 Feb 2020

New rental e-bike operator in town

Cycling options for Aucklanders are set to increase in the new year, with a new rental e-bike operator setting up shop in the city.

Transport 14 Feb 2020

Update on train services on Monday afternoon

A fire in a KiwiRail signalling box at Newmarket is continuing to affect some train services this afternoon.

Transport 5 Feb 2020

Updated conditions of e-scooter licences

Micro-mobility is here to stay, and with it comes a standardised process for licencing rental e-scooters in Auckland. Here’s what to expect.

Transport 3 Feb 2020

A big year for public transport

Last year, public transport patronage totalled 103.2 million passenger boardings.

Transport 21 Jan 2020

On board for Auckland-wide electric buses: Vector and AT sign MoU

Auckland’s 1360-strong bus fleet is one step closer to becoming fully electrified after Auckland Transport and Vector announced a Memorandum of Understanding to explore the impacts of a full implementation.

Transport 15 Jan 2020

Annual public transport fares review completed

Auckland Transport has completed its annual review of public transport fares which takes effect from 9 February.

Transport 16 Dec 2019

Life after loss: The devastating reality of death on our roads

Under the Vision Zero plan, there's a goal of no deaths or serious injuries on our transport network by 2050.

Transport 9 Dec 2019

Industrial action continues to affect NZ Bus services

Industrial action means NZ Bus services are not operating in Auckland, including LINK services.