Auckland Explorer Bus - Red Tour


Our Red Tour covers Auckland’s central city and waterfront highlights including Kelly Tarlton’s, the Sky Tower and Parnell Village. Change to the Blue Tour at the Auckland Museum.

First bus departs 9:00 AM, last bus returns 5:00 PM. It starts and finishes at our main Viaduct Harbour/Princes Wharf stop.

The Red Tour circuit takes 60 minutes non-stop.

We operate 365 days a year. Our Red and Blue tours have regular departures throughout the day.

November to March: every 15 minutes from all stops
April/October: every 20 minutes from all stops
May to September: every 30 minutes from all stops

First bus departs 9:00 AM | Last bus departs 4:00 PM | Terminates at 5:00 PM.

Red Tour buses depart from Stop 1: Viaduct Harbour / Princes Wharf. First bus from Queen Street/Civic Theatre is 9:40 AM. First bus from Sky City is 9:45 AM. Our Blue Tour starts at 9:30 AM from the Auckland Museum and terminates back at the Auckland Museum at 4:30 PM which connects with the last Red Tour bus back to the city centre.

Open Everyday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Philips Corner/Princes Wharf or Sky City, Auckland 1010, New Zealand