We are a 2 min drive from Auckland Airport or a 10 min walk.
We have a large free car park with accessible parking.
10 Tom Pearce drive
Auckland Airport 2022 New Zealand
If coming from the Southern motorway, take the signs to the airport 20A (Exit 449B), follow all the way to the airport and we are on the right-hand side before McDonald’s.
If coming from the South-western motorway or from Auckland city/North, take the signs to the airport 20A (Exit 9), follow all the way to the airport and turn left into Tom Pearce Drive. We are on the left-hand side past McDonald’s.
If coming from Manukau, Papatoetoe, Onehunga or Mangere take route 380 (the orange bus).
The Airbus express: If coming from Auckland central or a town on the direct route, you can take the Airbus Express.
It will drop you off at the airport terminals and we are a 10 minute walk from there.
Butterfly Creek offers a free shuttle service to and from the airport for customers who purchase attraction tickets. Subject to availability when busy. If we are busy at that time you may have to wait or it is an easy, flat 10 minute walk. Please note, we don’t have car seats available in our shuttle.
What you need to do: This service does not require booking in advance. Once you call we will collect you as soon as we are able.
- When you arrive at the terminal, call to arrange a pick-up
- Let the shop know if you need a return trip to the airport
- Provide your details to our shop staff to book your return trip
Drop offs back to the airport will tend to be on the hour. The last pick up from the airport is 2.30pm midweek and 3.30 on a weekend or school holidays.
Note if you are part of a function, please pre-book your shuttle with us at least 24 hours in advance.