Guns N’ Roses stage times & travel info released for Auckland show

Guns N’ Roses arrive in Auckland next week for their headline New Zealand shows as part of their Not In This Lifetime world tour.

The legendary LA rockers will be joined by Sydney natives Wolfmother at both Wellington and Auckland dates.

Organisers at Western Springs Stadium, Auckland have just released the running times for the Guns N’ Roses gig on Saturday 4 February.

Notepads at the ready…

Timings – Guns N’ Roses at Western Springs Stadium, Auckland

Gates open – 5:30pm

Wolfmother – 6:45pm

Guns N’ Roses – 8.00pm

*Please note times are approximate and are subject to change.


Here’s more travel info for anyone heading to the show:

Ticket collection & Gate sales

Ticket purchase and collection will be available from the Box Office next to Gate A on the outer field (off Great North Road) from 9:00am on the day of the show. Patrons are encouraged to collect their pre-purchased tickets in advance from a Ticketmaster outlet. If you have e-tickets, please print them in advance. There will be a large crowd so if collecting tickets at the venue plan your arrival in anticipation of queues. No ticket, no entry.

Public transport

Travel on trains and special event buses is included in your concert ticket, subject to certain time restrictions and conditions. Ensure you hold on to your ticket for the ride home. Visit the Auckland Transport website for more details on these services.

Bus services to the CBD will depart from the Grey Lynn shops following the concert. There will be a shuttle service, located at the corner of Great North and Tuarangi Road, to transport mobility impaired patrons to the bus pick up point following the conclusion of the event.

Drop off / Pick up point 

The best location for drop off/pick up is the Grey Lynn shops on Surrey Crescent and Great North Road.


Please note, there are NO parking facilities available at the Stadium. Please be aware that some of the streets within the immediate precinct of Western Springs Stadium will be closed to support the safe and comfortable delivery of special event bus and train services. These streets are listed below under Road Closures.

Mobility parking

Limited allocated mobility parking is available for patrons holding a valid accessible seating ticket. Bookings are essential.  To book a space in this parking area please phone the stadium office on 09 366 2048 or email [email protected] with your name, phone number, physical address and permit number. Exit from the venue car park will be delayed up to an hour following the concert to ensure the safety of pedestrians.

Charter bus parking

Charter bus parking can be booked via the Stadium office on 09 366 2048. This parking is not available for motor home or camper van parking.

For more event info, including road closures, temporary liquor ban, venue facilities and first aid, please head over to

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