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Auckland overnight motorway closures 6-8 April


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

Northern Motorway (SH1)

  • Southbound lanes between Greville Road off ramp and Upper Harbour Highway on ramp 6 April
  • Southbound lanes between Tristram Avenue off ramp and Northcote Road on ramp 7 April
  • Esmonde Road southbound on ramp 6 April (approx 11pm – 5am)

Auckland Harbour Bridge (SH1)

  • Shelly Beach Road off ramp and Auckland Harbour Bridge southbound lanes one and two 6 – 8 April (approx 7.30pm - 5.30am)

Central Motorway Junction (CMJ)

  • Southbound lanes between Fanshawe Street off ramp and Hobson Street on ramp 6 – 8 April (approx 11pm – 5am)
  • Fanshawe Street northbound on ramp 6 – 8 April (approx 10.30pm – 5am)

Southern Motorway (SH1)

  • Gillies Avenue southbound off ramp 6 – 8 April (approx 10pm – 5am)
  • St Marks southbound on ramp 3 April (7pm) to 19 April (5am), 24 hours a day
  • East Tamaki northbound on ramp 6 April (approx 9pm – 1am)
  • Northbound lanes between Drury/SH22 off ramp and Papakura on ramp 8 April
  • Southbound lanes between Bombay (Mill Road) off ramp and State Highway 2 on ramp 7 – 8 April
  • Nikau Road southbound off ramp 7 – 8 April
  • Nikau Road southbound on ramp 7 – 8 April
  • Beaver Road southbound off ramp 7 – 8 April
  • Beaver Road southbound on ramp 7 – 8 April
  • Razorback Road southbound off ramp 7 – 8 April

Northwestern Motorway (SH16)

  • St Lukes westbound on ramp 6 April
  • St Lukes westbound on ramp 7 April (approx 9pm – 1am)
  • Te Atatu westbound on ramp 7 – 8 April
  • Westbound lanes between Lincoln Road off ramp and Westgate 6 April (approx 10pm – 5am)

State Highway 16 – 18

  • All lanes between Royal Road, Don Buck Road and Oriel Avenue 6 – 8 April

Upper Harbour Highway (SH18)

  • Westbound lanes between Caribbean Drive and Paul Matthews Road 7 April
  • Access from Caribbean Drive to SH18 Upper Harbour Highway 7 April

Southwestern Motorway (SH20)

  • Northbound lanes between Neilson Street off ramp to Hillsborough Road on ramp 6 – 8 April
  • SH20A/Airport off ramp 8 April (approx 9pm to 1am)
  • Puhinui Road southbound off ramp 6 April

George Bolt Memorial Drive (SH20A)

  • Left turn from Montgomerie Road into SH20A 8 April (approx 11pm – 5am)

Local roads

  • Access to Shelley Beach Road from Westhaven Drive 6 April

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.