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Auckland overnight motorway closures 3-8 March


The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 8 March.

Northern Motorway (SH1)

  • Tristram Avenue southbound on-ramp 4 March
  • Shelly Beach Road southbound off-ramp 6 - 7 March (approx. 8:00p.m. to 5:00a.m.)
  • Fanshawe Street southbound off-ramp 3 - 5 March

Central Motorway Junction (SH1 & SH16)

  • (SH1) Wellington Street northbound on-ramp 6 March (approx. 8:00p.m. to 5:00a.m.)

Southern Motorway (SH1)

  • Khyber Pass Road southbound on-ramp 3 - 5 March
  • St Marks Road southbound on-ramp 3 - 7 March
  • Gillies Avenue southbound off-ramp 5 March
  • Northbound lanes between Ellerslie-Panmure Highway off-ramp and Greenlane on-ramp 3 - 6 March (approx. 11:00p.m. to 5:00a.m.)
  • Southbound lanes between East Tamaki Road off-ramp and Manukau on-ramp 7 March
  • Southbound lanes between Takanini off-ramp and Papakura on-ramp 3 - 5 March
  • Takanini southbound on-ramp 3 - 6 March
  • Southbound lanes between Takanini off-ramp and SH22/Drury on-ramp 6 March
  • Papakura southbound on-ramp 6 March
  • SH22/Drury northbound on-ramp 3 March (approx. 8:00p.m. to 5:00a.m.)
  • SH1 northbound link to SH2 eastbound 6 March (approx. 8:00p.m. to 5:00a.m.)

Northwestern Motorway (SH16)

  • Patiki Road westbound on-ramp 7 March (approx. 8:00p.m. to 5:00a.m.)
  • Te Atatu Road westbound on-ramp 3 - 6 March
  • Westbound lanes between Te Atatu Road off-ramp and Lincoln Road on-ramp 3 - 6 March
  • Royal Road eastbound on-ramp 5 - 7 March
  • Hobsonville Road eastbound on-ramp 5 - 7 March
  • Eastbound lanes between Brigham Creek Road roundabout and Lincoln Road on-ramp 5 - 7 March

Upper Harbour Highway (SH18)

  • Eastbound lanes between Albany Highway off-ramp and Albany Highway on-ramp 3 - 4 March
  • SH18 westbound to SH16 eastbound link 5 - 7 March

Please follow the signposted detours. The NZTA thanks you for your co-operation during these essential improvements and maintenance. For more information visit link) or call 09 5200 200.