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Auckland Dockline Tram

Take a ride through the Wynyard Quarter on the Auckland Dockline Tram. Proudly operated by MOTAT in partnership with Panuku Development Auckland.

The Auckland Dockline Trams

The Auckland Dockline Tramway is a 1.5 km circular tour around Wynyard Quarter with a short commentary provided by the Tram Driver along the way.

For a small fee you can purchase an all-day ticket from the tram driver to travel the full loop or hop-on or off at any of the four tram stops.

The Dockline Tram is running both Saturday and Sunday during these school holidays!

The tram service will run 10am – 4pm on Sundays, long weekends and public holidays.*

The Auckland Dockline Tram is a partnership between the Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) and Panuku Development Auckland, Auckland Council’s urban regeneration agency.

All day ticket fares:

Adult $2
Child $1
Under 5's and Seniors with a SuperGold Card ride for free.
MOTAT Mates, show your membership card to the Tram Driver and you ride for free too.

Accepted payment is by EFTPOS and credit card, we are not currently accepting cash payments. Payment by AT HOP card is not accepted.


We have the following precautions in place to keep our wonderful team of drivers, conductors, and visitors to the Dockline Tram safe and well.

Prior to boarding:

My Vaccine Passes will no longer be a requirement for entry from 5 April.  

We will have a NZ COVID Tracer QR code on display at the MOTAT entrance for those who would like to keep a record of their movements. 

1) Please sign in using the NZ COVID Tracer app

2) Passengers aged 12+ years will be required to show the conductor their 'My Vaccine Pass'

While onboard:

1) Please wear a face mask at all times while riding the Dockline Tram

2) Where possible, please maintain a 1M distance from other passengers

*Do keep a check on this website though for any required closures. To ensure the overall safety of the public, trams may not operate if there is heavy foot traffic in the area.