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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 are back!

MOTAT is supporting the return of these wonderful trams to the Wynyard Quarter and Waterfront by taking over operation of the trams, backed by our extensive experience and expertise in heritage trams and tram safety.

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 tram service will run 10am – 4pm on Sundays, long weekends and public holidays.*
(Please note that the tram service can only run at Covid-19 Alert Level 1 or lower)

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 cash, EFTPOS and credit card. Payment by AT HOP card is not accepted.

Passengers are encouraged to use the NZ COVID Tracer app and scan the QR code onboard the trams . While passengers are welcome to wear a face mask or covering if they choose to, it is not requirement for riding the Auckland Dockline Tram.

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.


*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.