Auckland City Hospital

Auckland City Hospital is New Zealand's largest public hospital and clinical research facility. As one of the leading public healthcare providers in the country, Auckland City Hospital is committed to excellence in patient care, research, training and community service.

In an emergency

For serious injury and health concerns, go to your closest hospital emergency department or call 111Learn more about Auckland City Hospital's emergency department.

Patient & visitor information

Our patient and visitor information section includes information about what to expect during your appointments, what to bring with you, your rights as a patient and more.

Postal address

Private Bag 92024
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142

Quick overview

Contact & Location

2 Park Road
Grafton
Auckland 1023

Auckland City Hospital
09 367 0000
Patient enquiries
09 375 4300
Outpatient appointments
09 638 0400

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Parking

The car parks at Auckland City Hospital can be very busy, particularly in the middle of the day and during wet weather. Please consider asking a friend or family member to drop you off or use public transport.

There are two car parks at Auckland City and Starship Children's Hospital. Visitors and patients to Auckland City Hospital should use Car park A. This is situated at the front of the hospital and accessed from Park Road. 

Visitors and patients to Starship Children’s Hospital should use Car park B behind Starship, which is accessed from Grafton Road or Park Road. 

Drop-off parking

There are a number of two-minute drop-off parks outside the Level 3 entrance to Starship Children's Hospital.

There is also a free 15-minute drop off and pick up in both car parks.

Disability parking & wheelchairs

Disability parking is available in both Car Park A & Car Park B. There are wheelchair bays on ALL levels. Wheelchair assistance is available at the main entrance, or ask at the reception desk on Level 5.

Public parking fees 

If you are a patient or close family member who needs to use the carpark for an extended period then please talk to your Charge Nurse if you are facing financial pressures, as we may be able to help. 

0 - 15 mins

$0

15 - 30 mins

$3

30 mins - 1 hour

$5

1 - 2 hours

$7.50

2 - 3 hours

$9.50

3 - 4 hours

$11

4 - 5 hours

$13

5 - 6 hours

$15

6 - 7 hours

$17

7 - 8 hours

$19

Lost Ticket

$20

Transport options

Buses

Buses stop outside the main entrance to the hospital on Park Road.

Over 33 different bus services travel via Auckland City Hospital, to and from the North Shore, Central, Southern and Eastern Auckland suburbs.

Get the current timetables on Auckland Transport’s website or by contacting AT on 09 366 6400 or 0800 10 30 80.

Taxis

A taxi phone is located in the entrance on Level 4, and at the entrance to the Emergency Department. Taxi ranks are located outside the entrance at Level 4.

Waitemata Shuttle Service

This shuttle provides transport assistance for people living in the Waitemata DHB area with an appointment at Auckland City Hospital. For more information please call 0800 809 342 or 09 426 0918 or download the Community Shuttle information sheet

Motorcycles

Dedicated motorcycle parking is available at Auckland City and Starship Children's Hospital. These spaces are located; inside and outside Carpark A, inside Carpark B and behind Starship Children’s Hospital.

Cycling

Cycle storage is available for visitors in the entrance to Car park A at Auckland City Hospital. Bring your own lockable chain. You can check out cycle paths around the area on Auckland Transport’s website

Trains

Auckland City and Starship Children's Hospitals are served by Grafton Station (an 8 minute walk away for the Western line) and Newmarket station (a 12 minute walk for the Eastern and Southern lines).