Park and Ride Auckland Airport


Park and Ride Auckland Airport offer secure short term and long term parking, minutes away from the International and Domestic Terminals. If you are looking for other options for low-priced Auckland Airport Parking, then check out our table below, which shows all the available providers:


Overview of Auckland Airport Parking Rates

Car ParkCost per WeekService + Travel Time 
Park and Ride Auckland $95.00Shuttle: 10 - 15 min -
Parking Mode $55.75Shuttle: 10 min Book
Aeroparks Auckland$72.99Shuttle: 7 minBook


The Park and Ride car park at Auckland Airport is an official airport parking that is a 10 - 15 minute shuttle ride away from the Domestic & International Auckland Airport terminals. This open - air car park is open 24 / 7, and runs every 10 minutes to and from the airport terminals. With 4,300 parking bays available, this car park can hold quite a lot of cars; however, bays do fill quickly. Travellers can pre-book this car park online at the official Auckland Airport website, or pay $95.00 for 1 week of parking upon arrival. 

At present, it’s not possible to book Park & Ride through Parkhero, instead, we offer a range of alternative car parks to book with that are just as close, if not closer, and far more affordable: Parking Mode and Aeroparks Auckland. 


Essential Information About Auckland Park & Ride:

  • Budget open air parking, without weather protection
  • Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  • Shuttle buses run every 10 to 15 minutes
  • Journey time is approximately 5 to 10 minutes 
  • Self-park, so you keep your car keys


Proximity to Auckland Airport

Park and Ride Auckland Airport, sometimes written as ‘Park and Ride’ or ‘Park N Ride’, is at 42 Verissimo Drive, which is approximately 10 - 15 minutes away from the terminals. If you’re coming from the north, you will need to proceed down onto George Bolt Memorial Drive, and then take a left onto Verissimo Drive at the Landing roundabout to get to the car park. Your car will be parked in a secure area while you are away and will be ready for you back at reception on your return.

The pick-up point to catch the Park and Ride bus is at Bus Stop C at the Domestic Terminal. This car park is a good option to consider when choosing a Park and Ride at Auckland International Airport or Auckland Domestic Airport Park and Ride. 


Auckland Airport Park & Ride Parking Rates

It’s worth noting that prices can and do change over time, often around periods of high demand and major holidays. It’s during these times that it makes the most sense to reserve your parking bay online, as the Park & Ride can sell out. It’s also worth noting that the prices above apply to a variety of vehicle types, such as sedans, Utes, four-wheel drives, station wagons, people movers, and luxury cars, but not to oversized vehicles such as caravans or trailers. 

If you plan to park at the Park and Ride Auckland Airport car park, keep in mind that rates start at $11.00 for 1 hour, $32.00 for 24 hours, $45.00 for 3 days, $65.00 for 5 days, and $95.00 for 8 days, and  $175.00 for 16 days. 



If you lose your ticket, you’ll be charged a lost ticket fee of $32.00. CCTV surveillance and Licence Plate Recognition software may be in operation at Auckland Airport Park and Ride for security and operational monitoring purposes.


Alternatives to Park and Ride Auckland

There are several park n ride Auckland Airport facilities, which offer competitive rates and free shuttle transfers. If you’re looking for affordable long term parking Auckland Airport, you may want to consider comparing prices online to find the best deal. We checked the rates advertised by two leading off-site parking providers against Park & Ride’s online rate and found in most cases you can find a better deal on one-, three-, and four-week stays. For more information about cheap parking Auckland Airport, check out our blog! 

For advance online bookings, the price of Park & Ride and Park & Ride Express was very often the same, whereas Aeroparks Parking Auckland Airport tended to undercut their rates by around 10%. As such, rates for 1 week of parking at Parking Mode Auckland will cost you $55.55 while parking at Aeroparks Car Park will be $72.55. To find out more about these car parks, you can click on their names. You'll be taken to a separate parking provider page, with more details about the car park, including its opening hours, customer ratings, shuttle pick-up points, as well as photographs. You can also book off-site parking on Parkhero, to guarantee your space. We charge the same rates as the car parks themselves and don't add on any reservation costs.


Park and Ride Auckland Airport ($95.00 for 1 Week)


Park & Ride Auckland is a great option for those looking for parking at either Auckland international or domestic terminals. This car park is 10-15 minutes away from the terminals and a free shuttle will be available for drop-off and pick-up.

The car park has security surveillance and a comfortable lounge for customers, making it a good choice for those who want to park with a convenient and luxurious car park that offers budget rates.

  • Hours: 24/7 Access
  • Service: Shuttle
    • Domestic Terminal: 3 a.m. - 23:37 p.m.
    • International Terminal: 24/7
    • The shuttle runs every 10 minutes
  • Distance to Airport: 10 - 15 min shuttle


Parking Mode ($55.75 for 1 Week)


If you want to start your trip off stress-free, then you are in luck with Parking Mode Auckland. This car park offers budget parking to both domestic and international travellers. Your vehicle will also be protected by a range of security features, from high fences to monitored alarms and routine patrols at night. 

  • Hours: Summer (November - April) 08:30 am – 05:30 pm Winter (May - October) 09:00 am – 05:00 pm 
  • Service: Shuttle
  • Distance to Airport: 10 min shuttle

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Aeroparks Auckland Airport ($72.99 for 1 Week)


Aeroparks Car Park is a New Zealand-run business that provides budget parking to both domestic and international travellers. You can book long-term and short-term Auckland Airport parking at a great rate, enjoy free airport transfers, and convenient 24/7 opening hours.

Using a unique electronic barcode system developed for the car park itself, Aeroparks can monitor and protect your car and your keys at all times, giving you complete peace of mind while you are away on your trip.

  • Hours: 24/7
  • Service: Shuttle
  • Distance to Airport: 7 min shuttle

Book Now→


Booking Auckland Airport Parking with Parkhero

Parkhero can assist you in finding budget Auckland Airport parking, by making it easy to compare numerous offers and providers all in one place. Instead of visiting multiple car park websites and manually comparing prices, you can filter by price, distance, and service level using our intuitive online search tool. 

To get started, enter your travel dates into the search bar above. You'll be shown a full list of all the off-site Auckland Airport car parks available, as well as the best deals they can offer you. It's possible to reserve a parking space via credit card, using our secure online checkout. You’ll be able to download your booking confirmation shortly after. If you have any questions or need any help, our friendly customer service team is on hand, Monday through Friday, to help. Just drop us a short email, and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.



While we’ve made every attempt to report on Auckland Airport car parking rates accurately, prices do fluctuate based on factors such as capacity, how long you intend to park for, and service type. Therefore, they are subject to change without notice but were accurate at the time of publication in March 2024 for 1 week (8 days). Please note that it is not possible to book at the official Auckland Airport car parks with Parkhero. We instead offer a range of alternative car parking options from private service providers. All prices for New Zealand car parks are shown in New Zealand Dollars ($NZ).

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