Make use of our designated Highlife New Year’s Eve charter bus service with options out of Auckland Central City, Matakana, Omaha, Leigh, Snells Beach and Warkworth.

  • All Highlife New Year’s Eve charter bus tickets are return tickets.
  • Buses begin loading 15 minutes prior to departure time.
  • These buses are not licensed so no alcohol on board. There will be zero tolerance enforced.
  • Please present ticket on arrival. This can either be on your phone or as a hard copy.
  • There will be Highlife staff at each destination so please look out for the Highlife t-shirt.
  • If you do not a have bus ticket and need a way to get home, providing there is space on the bus you will be able to purchase a ticket from our staff on the front gate. However, we do recommend pre purchasing tickets to avoid disappointment.
  • Ritchies Coachlines will be running the Auckland and Takapuna bus services and Bayes Coachlines will be operating the Omaha, Matakana, Leigh and Snells Beach services. Please keep an eye out for these buses at your departure points.
  • At the end of the night, all buses will be departing at the main gate from 12am onwards. Please ensure you look for the sign of your destination.
  • If you have any questions before or on the day, please call Alex on 0211131850.

Buses – Auckland City

Location: Britomart Bus Station – Bus Stop 7071. Lower Albert Street, Auckland CBD.

Departure Times: 3pm

Price: $43 + booking fee

Buses – Takapuna 

Location: Takapuna Bus Station Platform 3 – Bus Stop 3381. Outside Shore City shopping centre corner of Lake Street and Anzac Street.

Departure Times: 3pm

Price: $43 + booking fee

Buses – Matakana 

Location: Matakana Primary School, 952 Matakana Road.

Departure Times: 3:15pm, 4:15pm, 5:15pm

Price: $26 + booking fee

Buses – Omaha 

Location: Omaha Beach Shops, Matariki Street. (Next to the Surf Club)

Departure Times: 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

Price: $33 + booking fee

Buses – Leigh 

Location: Leigh Shops (in front of Leigh General Store). 16 Cumberland Street, Leigh.

Departure Times: 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

Price: $33 + booking fee

Buses – Snells Beach 

Location: Mahurangi Community Centre. 21 Hamatana Road, Snells Beach

Departure Times: 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

Price: $33 + booking fee

Buses – Warkworth 

Location: i-Site Warkworth Information Centre, 1 Baxter Street Warkworth

Departure Times: 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

Price: $26 + booking fee

Bus Tickets 

Bus Tickets can be purchased alongside your event Ticket or by CLICKING HERE.


The Concierge Passenger Service will be available at Highlife New Year’s Eve as a premium shuttle provider for the event. Concierge offers a door-to-door service from key locations around the Matakana Region and will be transporting guests to and from the venue throughout the night. This premium service uses luxury vehicles and friendly reliable staff, so you can be assured of a safe and enjoyable journey pre and post event.

$45 return per person.
$40 return per person – for bookings of 10 or more.
(please note these rates include New Year’s Eve surcharge and after-hours cost)

For bookings phone: 021 0265 4858 or email:

Booking prior to the event is essential!!!

For the Concierge Passenger Service website click here


The following Taxi companies will be operating this New Years Eve in the Matakana Coast region. Pre booking well in advance is essential for departures and returns to and from the event for those people wanting to travel from nearby holiday destinations.
Click the links below for more information on Taxi company options.

Warkworth Taxis


Nearby car parking is available for all Highlife New Years Eve event guests.

●      No loitering is permitted in the carpark. You’re in or you’re out.

●      Vehicles should be removed from the Car park no later than 5pm, January 1st. Vehicles left on site will be towed at owner’s expense.

●      Highlife Entertainment takes no responsibility for vehicles parked at the event.

Car parking location and further Car parking details coming soon…