Transport & Parking

Free Parking
Onehunga is one of the last central Auckland suburbs to offer free parking! 

You can get several hours of parking between Onehunga Mall and Selwyn Street: on Gerrard Beeson Place and Waiapu Lane (between Arthur and Church Streets, in front of Countdown); and on Lower Municipal Street (between Arthur and Pearce Streets, behind the Onehunga Library and Community Centre). There is also many 30 minute car parks available on Onehunga Mall.

For Dress-Smart shoppers, there’s plenty more free parking off Arthur Street, Galway Street and Paynes Lane.

If you’re planning to cycle to Onehunga, bike parking is available at the following locations:

On Arthur Street – outside of Onehunga Café. 

On Church Street – outside of Westpac.

On Onehunga Mall – outside of BNZ, Ministry of Social Development, Parkin & Payne Ltd, Onehunga Books & Stationery, Onehunga Family Pharmacy, Sewing Machine World, Logo Factory Onehunga, Onehunga Police Station, Cash Traders, Look Sharp, Onehunga Club, ANZ, Onehunga Roasts, Scotty’s Accommodation, Bread n Butter Bakery.

Public Transport

Trains to Onehunga
The Onehunga Line links Onehunga directly by train to Britomart in downtown Auckland.

Buses to Onehunga
Onehunga is very well serviced by buses to many parts of Auckland. The main bus stop for buses to and from Onehunga’s town centre is located on Upper Municipal Place, alongside the Onehunga Community Centre and Library at 83 Church Street. 

For all your public transport timetables visit Auckland Transport.


Free Dress-Smart Shuttle Bus
Bargain hunters can take advantage of a free shuttle service from downtown Auckland to Onehunga’s famous Dress-Smart. Check out the ‘Shuttle Bus Savings’ brochure on board, which offers exclusive savings just for tourist shuttle bus customers. Check Dress-Smart’s website for timetable


Airport & SH20 Access
From Onehunga Mall, Auckland International Airport is about 15 minutes drive away.

Auckland airport – 24-hour phone line: 09 275 0789
Flight information –  24-hour phone line: 09 256 8899

Onehunga also has great access to SH20 south to Manukau and west towards the Waterview tunnel. See how the current traffic is flowing at Onehunga on the local NZTA web camera