At Barclay Suites, we want to make it easy and convenient to reach us from the moment you get off a plane or bus or from when you get in your car.
As such, we’ve put together some tips to make getting here as simple as possible
Use the short term parking right outside the front door when checking in and unloading luggage.
Just a note to check our Barclay Driving Map and instructions below, as parts of Albert St are currently closed and you may want to check Auckland’s central one way system when planning your route.
With the City Rail Link (underground rail route) construction moving up Albert St, sections of Albert St are closed off at all times. The best route to get to the Barclay is shown in the Barclay Driving Map.
One Way System leading into Albert St
Traffic can travel both ways along Queen St and Customs St West, but only one way along Nelson and Hobson Streets. The Barclay Driving Map shows one way system traffic flows.
Download our printable Barclay Driving Map for these details.
Just a note to check our Barclay Walking map and instructions below, as parts of Albert St are currently closed.
With the City Rail Link (underground rail route) construction moving up Albert St, sections of Albert St are closed off at all times. The best route to get to the Barclay is shown in the Barclay Walking Map.
Download our printable Barclay Walking Map
From Auckland Airport
Reaching Barclay Suites central city apartment accommodation takes about 30 - 40 minutes, depending on the time of day, from the airport.
While some rental car companies are located in the airport terminals, a number are located close by. So you may want to
- download and print the Airport & Driving Map before you arrive
have the rental car company phone number handy so you can call them when you land
- Once you’re in your car you can follow our Barclay Airport Map, which should hopefully make getting to our central city apartment accommodation as easy as possible.
When it’s your first time going by taxi somewhere, you always wonder if you’re going the most direct or best route. If you’re a repeat guest you may have your own preferences, but for first timers we’d suggest you ask the driver to take you
- via the Waterview tunnel and show them the Barclay Driving Map for the best route to take given Albert St closures.
Barclay Suites is a 30 - 40 minute drive or taxi ride depending on the time of day which should cost around $85 - $100. Just a note that NZ taxis charge by time and distance, so the fare could vary based on the time of day. Your driver should be able to give you an idea of how much it will cost.
Door to door Airport Shuttles are available from both the international and domestic terminals. There may be a number of drop offs before reaching Barclay Suites.
Follow airport signage to the shuttle areas and let the driver know how many of you there are and that you would like to go to Barclay Suites at 74 Albert St. Let them know to use Durham St West from Queen St to avoid Albert St CRL road closures. Give them a Barclay Driving Map for the best route inner city route given Albert St closures.
Services should cost around $35 for an adult and there may be lower fares for children and additional adults.
Airport To City Skybus
Another way to get to Barclay Suites central city apartment accommodation is the Airport Sky Bus which costs a maximum of $16 one way. You can catch the SkyBus to the airport too.
With its distinctive blue colour the SkyBus departs from both the International and Domestic terminals before continuing to and ending midway up Queen St. Either taxi or walk to Barclay Suites from there or change to a shuttle bus and continue to Britomart and taxi or walk from there. From either point the walk will be about 10 - 15 minutes or a short taxi ride.
For the SkyBus airport stops, prices, time tables and pre-booking click here for the SkyBus Site
To get to Barclay Suites from the SkyBus Queen St and Britomart stop