Carpooling is an easy way to reduce costs, meet new people and do your bit for the environment - all by filling those empty seats. View our video below to hear what Auckland carpoolers have to say about the benefits that carpooling can provide to Auckland commuters.
You can carpool when it suits you - you may choose to carpool one day of the week or make it your regular commuting option. The choice is up to you - just give it a go to see how easy it can be!
Auckland Transport supports carpooling as an alternative transport option and has established priority lanes, priority parks and transit lanes for carpoolers to use.
Priority carparks are available for carpoolers to use at the following sites:
- Albany Bus Station - 45 prority carparks
- Birkenhead Ferry Terminal - 19 priority carparks
- Half Moon Bay Ferry Terminal - 18 priority carparks
Don't already know someone going your way? Let's Carpool is a free, secure service to help you find carpool matches. Registration is open to individuals looking to find and share rides for their regular commute and for one-off events around Auckland. Auckland Transport also offers a comprehensive service for employers and tertiary institutions interested in setting up workplace carpool schemes.
Join our rapidly expanding community of members to find carpool partners for your regular commute or a one-off trip. Currently more than 10,000 New Zealanders are signed up to Let's Carpool and going easier on the environment and their own pockets by carpooling.Click here to view our carpool animation.