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Auckland overnight motorway closures 1-5 March


The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements and maintenance.

The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements and maintenance. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed on or before the contingency date.

Northern Motorway (SH1)

  • Onewa Road northbound off-ramp 1 – 4 March (10pm – 5am)
  • Onewa Road southbound off-ramp 1 – 2 March (10pm – 5am)

Contingency: 5 March.

  • Northcote Road northbound on-ramp 1 March
  • Northbound lanes between Northcote Road off-ramp and Tristram Avenue on-ramp 2 – 4 March (10pm – 5am)
  • Northcote Road northbound on-ramp 2 – 4 March (10pm – 5am)

Contingency: 20 March.

Auckland Harbour Bridge (SH1)

Saturday 28 February – Monday 2 March (8pm – 5am)

  • Expect delays due to reduced lanes
  • Allow extra time for your journey

Vehicles weighing 13 tonnes and over:

  • Use lane 3 heading north
  • Use lane 2 heading south

Vehicles wider than 2.7m:

  • Use SH16 & SH18 heading north

Overweight vehicles travelling with an overweight permit:

  • Use SH16 & SH18 heading south 28 February – 1 March (6pm – 9am) 1 – 2 March (6pm – 6am)

Central Motorway junction (SH1)

  • Port – SH16 link westbound 1 – 5 March
  • SH1 – Port link southbound 1 March

Contingency: 13 March.

Southern Motorway (SH1)

  • Southbound lanes between Takanini off-ramp and Takanini on-ramp 1 – 5 March
  • Gillies Avenue southbound off-ramp 5 March
  • Northbound lanes between Redoubt Road off-ramp and East Tamaki on-ramp

Contingency: 20 March.

Northwestern Motorway (SH16)

  • Eastbound lanes between Lincoln Road off-ramp and Te Atatu Road on-ramp 1 March

Contingency: 20 March.

Southwestern Motorway (SH20)

  • Northbound lanes between Coronation Road off-ramp and Rimu Road on-ramp 5 March 9pm – 5am
  • Coronation Road northbound on-ramp 5 March (9pm – 5am)
  • Southbound lanes between Mahunga Drive off-ramp and Walmsley Road on-ramp 5 March (9pm – 5am)
  • Neilson Street northbound off-ramp 2 – 5 March

Contingency: 8 March.

Local roads

  • Lambie Drive between Bunnings Warehouse and Wiri Station Road 29 February – 2 March (7.30pm – 5am)
  • Davies Avenue between Putney Way and Wiri Station Road Wednesday 4 March – ongoing (from 9.30pm)

Contingency: 12 March.

Please follow signposted detours. The NZTA thanks you for your co-operation during these essential improvements.