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Public transport options to get to the Diwali Festival

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Date: Saturday 20 October and Sunday 21 October 2018

Location: Aotea Square

Auckland's Diwali Festival celebrates Indian culture and brings the sights, sounds, tastes and energy of India to the Aotea Square the heart of Auckland City.


Regular services arrive to and leave from the city to destinations across Auckland. Final services are in general between 11:00 pm and 12:00 am (midnight). For specific service times please check using the Journey Planner.

Note: Queen Street between Mayoral Drive and Wellesley Street will be closed, visit Temporary bus stop closures on Queen St due to Diwali Festival to find out what stops are affected by the closure.

Normal fares/passes apply for bus services.


Train services terminate at Britomart train station located at the downtown end of Queen Street, it is an approximate 15 to 20 minutes walk to Aotea Square.

Normal fares/passes apply for train services.

Some trains will be replaced by buses from Saturday 20 to Monday 22 October 2018 due to scheduled maintenance work.

Find out more information an view the temporary timetable by visiting Buses replace some trains over Labour Weekend.


The Downtown Ferry Terminal is a 15 to 20 minute walk to/from Aotea Square.

Normal fares/passes apply for ferry services.

For specific service times please check by using the Journey Planner.


Aotea Square is within walking distance along Queen Street from Britomart or Karangahape Road.

Published 25 September 2018 | Last updated 25 September 2018

Information is correct at the time of publishing and subject to change

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