Auckland Transport

Hockey World League 2017

Travel on the Northern Express to the Hockey World League matches at North Harbour Hockey Stadium is included with your event ticket.

Date: 17 to 26 November 2017.
Place: North Harbour Hockey Stadium.


Hockey World League matches

Friday 17 November

  • USA v South Korea - 6pm
  • Netherlands v New Zealand - 8pm

Saturday 18 November

  • England v Germany - Noon
  • Argentina v China - 2pm
  • New Zealand v South Korea - 6pm
  • USA v Netherlands - 8pm

Sunday 19 November

  • Germany v China - 6pm
  • Argentina v England - 8pm

Monday 20 November

  • Netherlands v South Korea - 6pm
  • New Zealand v USA - 8pm

Tuesday 21 November

  • Germany v Argentina - 6pm
  • England v China - 8pm

Wednesday 22 November

  • Quarter final - 6pm
  • Quarter final - 8pm

Thursday 23 November

  • Quarter final - 6pm
  • Quarter final - 8pm

Friday 24 November

  • Losing quarter finalists match - 6pm
  • Semi-Final - 8pm

Saturday 25 November

  • Losing quarter finalists match - 6pm
  • Semi-Final - 8pm

Sunday 26 November

  • Bronze Medal - 6pm
  • Final - 8pm

Bus

Travel to Constellation Station on the Northern Express (excludes Hibiscus Coast services) is included with your ticket and will be available 2 hours prior to the first game until the end of service post event.

Northern Express between Britomart and Constellation Station.

Route To/From Constellation Station Departure Point

Northern Express

This service is operated by Ritchies Transport

Monday to Friday:

Every 10 minutes from 8.30am to 3pm

Every 3 to 5 minutes from 3pm to 7.30pm

Every 8 to 10 minutes from 7.30pm to 9.15pm

On Saturdays:

Every 10 minutes between 9.10am and 7.40pm

Every 15 minutes between 7.35pm and 11.10pm

On Sundays:

Every 15 minutes between 7am and 7.45pm

Every 30 minutes between 10.45pm and 10.15pm

View the Northern Express timetable (PDF 135KB).

Britomart - Lower Albert Street near Quay Street (stop 7071)

Akoranga Station Platform 1 (stop 4063)

Smales Farm Station Platform 1 (stop 3355)

Sunnynook Station Platform 1 (stop 3221)

Monday to Friday:

Every 3 to 5 minutes from 6.15am to 10am

Every 10 minutes from 10am to 7pm

Every 15 minutes from 7pm to 11.30pm

On Saturdays:

Every 10 minutes between 8.15am and 7.15pm

Every 15 minutes between 7.15pm and midnight

On Sundays:

Every 15 minutes between 7am and 7.45pm

Every 30 minutes between 10.45pm and 10.15pm

View the Northern Express timetable (PDF 135KB).

Constellation Platform 2 (stop 4222)
Sunnynook Station Platform 2 (stop 3219)
Smales Farm Station Platform 2 (stop 3360)
Akoranga Station Platform 2 (stop 4065)

Northern Express between Albany and Constellation Station.

Route To/From Albany Departure Point

Northern Express

This service is operated by Ritchies Transport

Monday to Friday:

Every 3 to 5 minutes from 6.15am to 10am

Every 10 minutes from 10am to 7pm

Every 15 minutes from 7pm to 11.30pm

On Saturdays:

Every 10 minutes between 8.15am and 7.15pm

Every 15 minutes between 7.15pm and midnight

On Sundays:

Every 15 minutes between 7am and 7.45pm

Every 30 minutes between 10.45pm and 10.15pm

View the Northern Express timetable (PDF 135KB).

Albany Platform 2A (stop 4226)

Monday to Friday:

Every 10 minutes from 8.30am to 3pm

Every 3 to 5 minutes from 3pm to 7.30pm

Every 8 to 10 minutes from 7.30pm to 9.15pm

On Saturdays:

Every 10 minutes between 9.10am and 7.40pm

Every 15 minutes between 7.35pm and 11.10pm

On Sundays:

Every 15 minutes between 7am and 7.45pm

Every 30 minutes between 10.45pm and 10.15pm

View the Northern Express timetable (PDF 135KB).

Constellation Platform 3b (4223)

Plan your travel in advance by using the Journey Planner.


Train

Auckland Train Network Map includes Northern BuswayRegular scheduled train services will operate. Train passengers can travel to Britomart and easily change to a Northern Express at bus stop 7071 on Lower Albert Street near Quay Street.

Normal fares and passes apply for train travel.

For specific service times please check by using the Journey Planner or view the PDF timetables below.

Regular train timetables apply on Friday 17 November and Monday 20 to Sunday 26 November 2017:

On Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November, some trains will be replaced by buses:


Ferry

The Downtown Ferry Terminal is next to the Britomart Transport Centre in Downtown Auckland. Ferry passengers can easily change to a Northern Express at bus stop 7071 on Lower Albert Street near Quay Street.

Normal fares and passes apply for ferry travel.

For specific service times please check by using the Journey Planner.

There are currently temporary departure points at the Downtown Ferry Terminal while seawall repair works are in place. Find out more about Downtown ferry departure changes.


Shuttle

A shuttle service will run every 20 minutes between Constellation Park and Ride and the North Harbour Hockey Stadium each day from 4pm until the venue is clear after the last match of the day.

On Saturday 18 November 2017, the shuttle will start from 10am.

Please note, this is not a public transport service and any enquiries or feedback relating to the shuttle must be directed to the event organisers.

Hockey World League 2017 event services team:
Phone: 09 630 2932
Email: support@hockeynz.co.nz
Postal Address: PO Box 67-088, Mt Eden, Auckland 1349


Terms and conditions

  • Travel on the Northern Express (excludes Hibiscus Coast services) is included with your pre-purchased event ticket for the Hockey World League Games from 17 November to 26 November 2017.
  • Travel on the Northern Express starts 2 hours prior to the first game and until the last service on game days of the Hockey World League Games from 17 November to 26 November 2017.
  • Normal fares will apply to all Northern Express bus services if a pre-purchased event ticket is not presented. Ticket receipts are not acceptable.
  • Tickets must be retained to show for return travel after the event, otherwise normal fares will apply.
  • While all effort has been made to cater for expected demand on the Northern Express, space on these services is subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed. Passengers will be boarded on a first come first served basis.
  • Auckland Transport accepts no liability whatsoever in relation to the provision of these services, including, but not limited to, any liability in relation to any delay of, or failure to provide, any services.
  • Travel on ferries, trains and all other buses is not included with your pre-purchased event ticket.
  • Standard terms and conditions of carriage apply.

Published 30 October 2017 | Last updated 6 November 2017.
Information is correct at the time of publishing and subject to change.