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Free Parking

Car - Free Parking

Birkenhead Village has free parking throughout to save  you time and enhance your local shopping or dining experience. We have over 1000 free parks located within a 5 minute walk inside the Village -conveniently throughout  with three parking areas Highbury Mall, Birkenhead Square and Rawene Road Carpark (access from Mokoia Road & Rawene Rd) and onstreet options throughout:

Birkenhead Avenue
Birkenhead Ave 25 onstreet parks available - P60

Hammond Place
off 25 Birkenhead Ave - 20 parks available

Enterprise Street
19 onstreet parks available - P60

Hinemoa Street
30 onstreet parks available -P60

Birkenhead Library - 27 parks P90
Access from Hinemoa Street after garden seating Exit Rawene Road

Mokoia Road
121 onstreet parks available - P60
35 Mokoia Road, Birkenhead Square- 90 parks available
35 Mokoia Road, Highbury Mall 466 free parks available, 216 paid parking (Entry from Hammond Place off Birkenhead Ave or 35 Mokoia Rd)
2 minute access to parking - pedestrian access to Rawene Rd Carpark

25 Mokoia Rd (Driveway opposite Cravehome, beside Ann Cheshire Florist)

Extra Free  Parking After 5 pm & Weekends
Barfoot & Thompson 11 parks available
ASB 7 Parks available
BNZ 11 Parks available

Rawene Road
Rawene Road Carpark  (32 parks available 120 minutes,) Entry from 19 Rawene opp Birkenhead Library
15 onstreet parks available
Pedestrian access to Mokoia Rd - 2 mins

Rawene Road
Rawene Road Carpark
Previously 119 carparks available


Birkenhead Village is conveniently located 4 km across the water, or first exit off the Harbour Bridge to visit.

Discover The Shore with a AT Hop Day Pass

Pick up a $18 daily AT Hop Day Pass ($10 for the hop card) (which offers you an easy one-purchase ticket for your entire day's travel - includes bus, ferry or train). Purchase from Queens Wharf, Fullers Ferries, Britomart or bus drivers. Catch the cream and black Birkenhead Bus 973 or 974 departing from Quay St (opposite the Harbour Control Building 50 metres west of the Ferry Building on the opposite side of the road) For more detail

Bus - Birkenhead Transport

Serving the Birkenhead and North Shore community for over 75 years. This family run business is a key part of the Birkenhead village infrastructure. From Auckland city catch the cream and black/or more recently blue buses Birkenhead Bus 973 or 974 departing from Quay St (opposite the Harbour Control Building - 50 metres west of the Ferry Building on the opposite side of the road). You can also catch the 955 and 958 bus where you get off at the top of Onewa Road just before Auto Super Shoppe.
Buses depart every 20 mins Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm and Saturday and Sunday every 40 mins.
Verrans Corner
Ph. 09 483 9119

Inner Harbour Ferry

Catch the 15 minute ferry to and from Auckland city Monday to Friday, 6:30am to 11pm (every half hour approx). Weekends refer to: for sailing times. Ph 09 367 9111.
Feeder buses operate to and from Birkenhead ferry terminal. See a copy of the Beach Haven and Birkenhead Maxx bus timetable. For bus info phone 09 366 6400 or visit

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Free parking village wide. Click the map for more info.


Birkenhead Village is managed by the Birkenhead Town Centre Association, a not-for-profit voluntary business organisation that is charged with creating economic growth for businesses in the area.

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