Transport and Logistics News

The Kingston Flyer has steamed up for the first time since 2013.

Big plans ahead for the Kingston Flyer

It's full-steam ahead.

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Kaikoura quake recovery continues in Wellington

The city is 258 kilometres from Kaikoura, but suffered significant damage.

Uber is being banned from London.

Uber's London fightback begins

After being told it'll be banned from London, Uber has begun the legal process to win the right to stay.

Moving the port could cost $4 to $5.5 billion.

Is Winston Peters' Ports of Auckland plan even possible?

Moving the port could cost $4 to $5.5 billion.

State Highway 1, north of Kaikoura, following Monday's quake (Getty)

Kaikoura earthquake: 'Some realignment' to SH1 needed - Bridges

There's no doubt the quake-damaged section of State Highway 1 north of Kaikoura will need to moved, says Transport Minister Simon Bridges.

A cyclist on the LightPath bridge (Daniel Jones)

Auckland's LightPath cycle bridge wins top award

The team that designed the now-famous bright pink cycle bridge in the Auckland CBD has taken home one of the top prizes at Friday night's Architecture Awards.

New Zealand First leader Winston Peters (Getty, file)

Winston Peters calls for transport spending to be matched in the provinces

New Zealand First leader Winston Peters is playing Oprah with New Zealand Transport funding, sending a message to all Kiwis: You get a road, and you get a road...and you get a road too.

The Toyota Corolla was the top selling passenger model (Newshub.)

Vehicle sales hit record high in October

More than 14,000 vehicles were registered last month, a 16 percent increase on the previous year.

National's by-election campaign chair Steven Joyce

Joyce: Rail project pork-barrel politics

Labour leader Andrew Little has promised to bring forward a light rail project through Auckland but National says it's a by-election bribe.

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Sydney ferry careens into wharf

At least 18 people were hurt when a ferry crashed into a Sydney wharf on Tuesday afternoon, one with suspected spinal injuries.

Phil Goff on an election billboard (Dan Satherley)

$1 billion infrastructure fund not enough for Auckland - Phil Goff

Newly crowned Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has made it his mission to get more money out of the Government to deal with the city's growing pains.

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'Shameful' Auckland taxi school lets students cheat

Hundreds of taxi drivers on our roads may have cheated to get their licence.

Vic Crone (Getty)

$24b transport plan not enough - Crone

Mayoral candidate Vic Crone says the plan to transform Auckland's transport over the next 30 years is too weak.

Auckland trains (Newshub.)

Auckland's transport future announced

Auckland will get a major transport investment package, with the release of the historic Auckland Transport Alignment Project.

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'Tuktuks' coming to a street near you

They're a common sight in Asia and offer one of the cheapest and most adventurous means of transport. Now the humble tuktuk is making its way to New Zealand.


Creative solutions to Auckland's traffic woes

Auckland's got the City Rail Link and Harbour Bridge SkyPath to look forward to, but maybe it's time to be even more creative about finding traffic solutions.

Transport Minister Simon Bridges (Simon Wong)

Northland's new highway links forestry with port

Transport Minister Simon Bridges says the new State Highway 15 in Northland will better link forestry with the port.

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Bus crashes on State Highway 49

A bus with 39 people on board has crashed on State Highway 49, leaving five people injured.

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NZTA slammed over driver licence system

The New Zealand Transport Agency will tighten up rules on overseas drivers' licences, after a damning report.

The housing bubble, substandard rentals and bad traffic are putting people off Auckland (Getty)

Employers: Workers quitting Auckland over housing costs, bad traffic

Highly skilled workers don't want to move to Auckland, and the city's workers are fleeing to the regions in search of a better life, a survey has found.