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Auckland Transport

Vector Arena

This section provides an overview of public transport options for getting to and from Vector Arena.

Vector Arena is a busy venue featuring major international concerts, family shows, conferences, business and sporting events. It is located in Mahuhu Cres on the edge of Auckland city centre and is accessible from Beach Rd and Quay St.



Upcoming events at Vector Arena

Use the Journey Planner to check the times of regular scheduled bus, train and ferry services to Vector Arena and for the times of available services after the event.

For some large events, services in addition to those regularly scheduled may operate. Please see below for details.

          
Event Date Additional services
Alison Wonderland Saturday 4 March 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Pixies Saturday 11 March 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Don Henly Thursday 23 March 2017 Information will be available closer to date, normal fares apply
Twenty One Pilots Saturday 25 March 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Blondie & Cyndi Lauper Monday 17 April 2017 Information will be available closer to date, normal fares apply
Santana & The Doobie Brothers Tuesday 18 April 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Da Bang The Tour Friday 21 April 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Hans Zimmer Saturday 29 April 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
The Next Step Sunday 30 April 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Green Day Saturday 13 May and Sunday 14 May 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone Sunday 2 July None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Little Mix Sunday 30 July 2017 None - Regular scheduled services only, normal fares apply
Jerry Seinfeld Saturday 12 August 2017 Information will be available closer to date, normal fares apply

General public transport options

Vector Arena is a short 10-15 minute walk from the Britomart Transport Centre and the Downtown Ferry Terminal. The arena is conveniently signposted from Britomart Transport Centre.

Bus

Regular services leave Britomart Transport Centre to destinations across Auckland. Final services are in general between 11pm to 12am. For specific service times please check by using the Journey Planner.

For events on Friday and Saturday night the NiteRider service operates from 1am to 3.40am (Saturday and Sunday mornings).

InnerLink

Buses leave via Lower Albert St, Civic/St James, top of Queen St and K Rd.

The Beach Road stops on the InnerLink bus route is approximately 100m from the arena.

Beach Rd bus stops for InnerLink to VectorThe InnerLink service runs:

Monday to Friday
Every 10 mins from 6.30am to 8.00pm *
Every 15 mins from 8.00pm to 11.00pm *

Saturday
Every 15 mins from 6.30am to 11.00pm *

Sunday & public holiday
Every 15 mins from 7.00am to 11.00pm *

*Actual frequency may vary.

Train

An exit at the eastern end of the Britomart Transport Centre (at Takutai Square) brings patrons onto a walkway leading to Britomart Place. There are signs directing patrons from Britomart Transport Centre to Vector Arena.

Train services travel to the Eastern, Southern and Western suburbs.

Note: For safety reasons, balloons are banned on the Auckland Rail Network and should not be carried on board train services or within the station environment or they will be confiscated/deflated. This is due to the risk of contact with high voltage overhead power lines which operate the electric trains.

Auckland Rail Network map

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

Ferry

Downtown Ferry Terminal map

The Downtown Ferry Terminal is next to the Britomart Transport Centre.

Ferry passengers can easily make their way to Vector Arena.

From the terminal, cross the road opposite the Downtown Ferry building, turn left and walk along Quay St. Turn right onto Tapora St then left onto Mahuhu Cres or continue pass Tapora St and take the stairs/ramp access over the train tracks to the front of Vector Arena.

Please use the Journey Planner to check ferry times to and from Downtown Ferry Terminal.


Walking

Vector Arena is within easy walking distance from Auckland city centre and central suburbs such as Grafton, Parnell and Newmarket.


Mobility parking

Vector Arena has a limited number of nearby carparks designated specifically for mobility pass holder parking. These spaces must be pre-booked and an event ticket is required. Timings vary from event to event. Contact Vector Arena directly to book via phone on 09 358 1250 or by email. For more information visit the Vector Arena website.


Last updated 15 February 2017
Information is correct at the time of publishing and subject to change