Devonport – a 12 minute ferry ride from Auckland City.
Travelling to Devonport is a breeze. A regular passenger ferry departs the city Ferry Building, 99 Quay St, at the bottom of Queen Street, every 30 minutes. The trip takes only 12 minutes and provides some of the best harbour and city views on the way.
Devonport is an easy drive from the centre of Auckland City. Take the northern motorway over the Harbour Bridge, exiting at Esmonde Road and follow the signs to Devonport. Parking is usually plentiful and free, although time limits often apply. Allow extra travel time during peak traffic times.
Auckland has an extensive public transport system with a regular bus network being the main mode of transport.