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= Airport to Venue =
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==Immigration requirements==
Auckland airport has busses, shuttles and taxis available. Note that the Auckland domestic and international airports are about 1 km apart, so ensure you take order a taxi to the correct location.
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* Australian citizens and permanent residents do not usually need a visa to travel to New Zealand.
* http://www.aucklandairport.co.nz/ToAndFromTheAirport/PublicTransport/TaxisAndShuttles.aspx
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* Are you from a visa-waiver country (inlcuding USA, most of the EU, Japan,), and intending to visit for no more three months then you do not need a VISA
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* Check the [http://www.immigration.govt.nz/migrant/stream/visit/ Immigration New Zealand website] for details
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* [http://www.customs.govt.nz/inprivate/Pages/default.aspx Customs] advice for visiting New Zealand. Note that New Zealand has stronger restrictions on bringing in food and other products that may host agricultural pests than most countries.
  
== Airbus ==  
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==Flying to Auckland==
* Cost $16 one way
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* Auckland is the main airport for flights to New Zealand
* http://www.airbus.co.nz/
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* Direct flights to Auckland are available from major Australian cities and various countries.  
* add route
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* The conference is taking place near the summer holiday peak so don't leaving buying tickets till the last minutes
  
== Shuttles ==
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==Driving to Auckland==
* Cost $33 per person, one way.
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* It takes around 8 hours to drive from Wellington to Auckland
* https://www.supershuttle.co.nz/Default.aspx
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== Taxi ==
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* $75-$90
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* http://taxi.co.nz (pre-paid taxi)
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= Around Auckland =
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== Central City Busses ==
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The [https://at.govt.nz/bus-train-ferry/bus-services/link-bus-service/ LINK busses] loop around the city anti-clockwise.  There are three routes all at a reasonable price:
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* City LINK - Red, $0.50, every 7-10 minutes.  This goes up and down Queen St.
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* Inner LINK - Green, $2, every 10-15 minutes.  This goes around the CBD (Central Business Area) and out to New Market.
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* Outer LINK - Orange, $2 to $4, every 15 minutes.  This goes up and down Queen St.
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== Busses going further ==
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There are many other busses that go out to the suburbs, see the [https://at.govt.nz/bus-train-ferry/ Auckland Transport (AT) website] for more details. 
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'''Tip:''' Google maps directions work well with the Auckland Transport system.
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= Parking at venue =
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Link to FAQ question
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Revision as of 16:55, 28 August 2014

Immigration requirements

  • Australian citizens and permanent residents do not usually need a visa to travel to New Zealand.
  • Are you from a visa-waiver country (inlcuding USA, most of the EU, Japan,), and intending to visit for no more three months then you do not need a VISA
  • Check the Immigration New Zealand website for details
  • Customs advice for visiting New Zealand. Note that New Zealand has stronger restrictions on bringing in food and other products that may host agricultural pests than most countries.

Flying to Auckland

  • Auckland is the main airport for flights to New Zealand
  • Direct flights to Auckland are available from major Australian cities and various countries.
  • The conference is taking place near the summer holiday peak so don't leaving buying tickets till the last minutes

Driving to Auckland

  • It takes around 8 hours to drive from Wellington to Auckland