Directions to Ponsonby Backpackers
Map & Directions
You have two options from the Airport, Both can be found outside the arrivals lounge, and both run 24hrs.
First option is the Airbus (Blue bus) is aprox $16, this will take you into the city (Britomart) and then you will get the inner link bus (Green bus) $1.90 (Operates 7am-11pm) bus stop located on Customs St East; Get off at bus stop Pember Reeves St, walk around the corner to us at the top of Franklin Rd.
Then second option is the super shuttle which will bring you straight to our door. Cost $35 for 1 passenger and then $8 per additional passenger.
We can book the super shuttle for you and put the cost onto your room bill. We just require full flight details.
If you are already in the city a 1.5km walk to Franklin rd or the inner link bus (Green bus) $1.90 (Operates 7am-11pm) to Ponsonby R, the stop you will want is Pember Reeves St.
By car travelling north: 2 minutes off the southern motorway, take the Nelson st exit .
By car travelling south: 2 minutes off the northern motorway , take the Herne Bay/Ponsonby exit