Airport pick up for international students , Te kohi i ngā tauira nō tāwāhi i te taunga rererangi

If you're an international student arriving from overseas to live on the Auckland campus or Manawatū campus in Palmerston North, we can organise for you to be collected from the airport.

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The pick-up service is only for international students staying in Massey Student Accommodation on Auckland campus in the suburb of Albany, or Manawatū campus in Palmerston North.

You must submit a request to be picked up at least 72 hours before you arrive.

Auckland campus airport transport 

Cost

The pick-up cost is NZ$95, to be paid directly to the driver. You can get cash out from one of the many ATMs at Auckland airport.

Service available

In Auckland, the pick-up service is only available at Auckland airport. It is available all year, at any time.

How the pick-up service works

We will book a shuttle on your behalf to meet you at the airport and take you to your campus accommodation. The fare should be paid directly to the shuttle driver. You can get cash out at the airport.

If your flight arrival time changes, or you need to cancel, please call +64 27 222 8242 at least 72 hours prior to the pick-up time. If you do not cancel, you will have to pay the full amount.

Request pick-up from Auckland airport

Manawatū campus airport transport

Cost

The pick-up cost is NZ$5, to be paid to the Accommodation Services Office. Payment can be made online via bank transfer to Massey Manawatū accommodation or over the counter via Credit Card (please note a 2.1% surcharge applies to credit card and PayWave transactions).

Service available

In Palmerston North, the pick-up service is only available at Palmerston North airport. It is available from 6 February to 7 April.

How the pick-up service works

We will arrange for one of our Accommodation staff to meet you at the airport and take you to your campus accommodation. Payment can be made to the Accommodation Services Office:

  • online via bank transfer to Massey Manawatū accommodation
  • over the counter via Credit Card (please note a 2.1% surcharge applies to credit card and PayWave transactions).

If your flight arrival time changes, or you need to cancel, please call +64 27 295 4815 at least 72 hours before the pick-up time. If you do not cancel, you will have to pay the full amount.

Request pick-up from Manawatū airport

Wellington campus airport transport

Unfortunately, Massey does not offer a pick-up service available in Wellington.

There are taxis available right outside the airport, adjacent to the baggage claim area.

Local buses to the central city run from a bus stop 10 minutes’ walk from the airport. Tickets can be purchased with cash from the bus drivers, or using a Snapper card.

Auckland accommodation office

Hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.00pm

Office phone
After-hours only

0800 72252269 (calls Residential Assistant on duty)

Location

Physical address
The Auckland accommodation office is located in the Te Rito Building, Te Ōhanga Village.


Massey Halls Auckland
Te Rito Building, Te Ōhanga Village
Massey University
Gate 1
Albany Expressway SH17
Albany
Auckland 0632


Postal address
Massey University
Student Accommodation Auckland
Private Bag 102904
North Shore
Auckland 0745

Manawatū accommodation office

Hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm

Office phone
After-hours only

+64 27 246 2316 (calls Residential Assistant on duty)

Location

Physical address
The Manawatū (Palmerston North) accommodation office is located on the corner of University Avenue and Rehab Road.

Postal address
Massey University
Student Accommodation Manawatū
Private Bag 11222
Palmerston North 4442

Wellington accommodation office

Hours

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

The Cube direct dial

0800 722 823 (24 hours a day, duty Residential Assistant)

Kāinga Rua direct dial

0800 574 255 (24 hours a day, duty Residential Assistant)

Whanake Hall direct dial

0800 964 255 (24 hours a day, duty Residential Assistant)

Location

Physical address
The Wellington accommodation office is located in Student Central, The Pyramid.

Postal address
Massey University
Student Accommodation Wellington
242 Taranaki Street
Mt Cook
Wellington 6021

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