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While AT Metro and our bus operators try to minimise disruption to your travel plans, sometimes it is necessary for buses to detour using surrounding roads to avoid an area where roadworks occur. This may cause delays to services and/or bus stops being temporarily closed or relocated.

List of areas where bus detours and/or stop closures are in place:

Alfriston Road - Friday 12 October to late October

Date: Friday 12 October to late October.
Time: 24/7.
Description:A road closure is required due to road subsidence. Some delays can be expected.

Detour required for the 366 (Manurewa Interchange To Manukau Bus Station Via The Gardens) bus services.

To Manukau To Manurewa
Alfriston Road as normal Stratford Road as normal
Left to Claude Road U-turn at the roundabout into Stratford Road
Right to Hill Road Left to Hill Road
Right to Stratford Road Left to Claude Road
U-turn at the roundabout, into Stratford Road Right to Alfriston Road
Right to Hill Road Then as normal
Then as normal

Bus stops closed.


Stop Closed Redirect to Services affected
Opp 143c Alfriston Rd (6972) 120 Alfriston Rd (6974) 366
200 Alfriston Rd (6976) 120 Alfriston Rd (6974) 366
167 Alfriston Rd (6977) 141 Alfriston Rd (6981) 366
143e Alfriston Rd (6979) 141 Alfriston Rd (6981) 366
495 Porchester Road (2087) Alfriston College (2320) SCHOOL BUS 003 ONLY

 

Benson Road/Lucerne Road - Thursday 23 October to Wednesday 24 October 2018

Date: Thursday 23 October to Wednesday 24 October 2018
Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm.
Description: A detour is required for roadworks. Some delays can be expected.

Detour required for 755 Benson Road to Britomart via Portland Road bus services.

To City To Benson Road
Start trip at 60 Lucerne Road (7760) Benson Road as normal
Left to Martin Avenue Left to Upland Road
Then as normal Right to Kenny Road
Left to Lucerne Road
End trip at 60 Lucerne Road (7760)

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative stops Services affected
44 Lucerne Road (7758) 60 Lucerne Road (7760) 755 to City
44 Lucerne Road (7758) 60 Lucerne Road (7760) 755 to Benson Road
98 Benson Road (7482) 56 Benson Road (1708) 755 to Benson Road

Makora Road and Royal Road Off-Ramp - Friday 5 October to Friday 28 October 2018

Date: Friday nights and weekends between Friday 5 October and Friday 28 October 2018.
Time: 
9:00pm Friday 5 October to 5:00am Monday 8 October, and
9:00am Friday 26 October to 5:00am Monday 29 October.

Description: A detour is required for paving works. Some delays can be expected.

Detour required for 14T Westgate to New Lynn via Triangle Road, Lincoln Road and Henderson, 110 Westgate to City Centre via Northwestern Motorway services.

To New Lynn To Westgate
Westgate Drive as normal Triangle Road as normal
Right to Royal Road Right to Bellringer Road
Left to Kemp Road Left to Kemp Road
Right to Bellringer Road Right to Royal Road
Left to Triangle Road Left to Westgate Drive
Continue on Triangle Road Then as normal
Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative stops
110 Royal Road (5580) Westgate Stop A (1555)
37 Makora Road (5949) Triangle Road opposite Lincoln Park Avenue (5630)
133 Royal Road (5571) Closed
46 Makora Road (1550) Closed

Millwater Parkway - Monday 24 September until further notice

Date: Monday 24 September until further notice
Time: 24/7
Description: A detour is required to construct a wastewater tunnel and associated components.Some delays can be expected.

Detour required for 985 bus services. 

To Orewa To Hibiscus Coast Station
Millwater Parkway as normal Arran Drive as normal
Stop - Bus stop 4559 at 187 Millwater Parkway Left - Millwater Parkway
Stop - Bus stop 4561 at 273 Millwater Parkway Stop - Bus stop 4554 opp 259 Millwater Parkway
Right - Arran Drive Stop - Bus stop 4552 opp 189 Millwater Parkway
Then as normal Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative stops

7 Bankside Road (4557)

Opp 259 Millwater Parkway (4554)
Opp 299 Millwater Parkway (4556)
345 Millwater Parkway (4563)

Bankside Road by Stables Lane (4551)

Opp 189 Millwater Parkway (4552)

Opp 62 Bankside Road by Butler Stoney Crescent (4553)

Opp 26 Bankside Road by Maddison Terrace (4555)

Opp 3 Bankside Road (4550)

273 Millwater Parkway (4561)

Opp 299 Millwater Parkway (4556)

Bankside Road by Miller Rise (4544)

187 Millwater Parkway (4559)

58 Bankside Road by Manuel Rd (4546)

20 Bankside Road (4548)

Mt Smart Road - Tuesday 11 July to  Tuesday 1 January 2019

Date: Wednesday 11 July to Tuesday 1 January 2019
Time: 24/7
Description: A detour is required until infrastructure is completed. Some delays can be expected.

Detour required for 295 Ellerslie Station to city centre via Royal Oak services.

To City To Ellerslie
Onehunga Mall as normal Mt Smart Road as normal
Straight or continue via Onehunga Mall Right to Manukau Road
Right to Trafalgar Street Left to Trafalgar Street
Right to Manukau Road Left to Onehunga Mall
Left to Mt Smart Road Straight continue via Onehunga Mall
Then as normal Then as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative stops Services Affected
17 Mt Smart Rd (1833) 713 Mt Albert Rd (8553) 295
67 Mt Smart Rd (1831) 449 Onehunga Mall (8472) 295
8 Mt Smart Rd (1836) Opp 713 Mt Albert Rd (8852) 295
70 Mt Smart Rd (1834) 444 Onehunga Mall (8475) 295

St Heliers Bay Road - Wednesday 17 October 2018

Date: Wednesday 17 October 2018
Time: 8:00pm to 5:00am
Description: A detour is required for roadworks. Some delays can be expected.

Detour required for the 75 (Glen Innes to Wynyard Quarter via Remuera Road services.

To Wynyard Quarter To Glen Innes
Apirana Avenue as normal No change
Right to Eastview Road
Left to Line Road
Left to West Tamaki Road
Left to St Heliers Bay Road
Then continue as normal

Bus stops closed.

Stop Closed Alternative stops
45 Apirana Avenue (7067) Stop A Glen Innes (8799)
17 Apirana Avenue (8261) 358 St Heliers Bay Road (7836)