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Latest tunnel closure: Arras, tonight

In the latest of a series of tunnel closures for routine maintenance, the Arras Tunnel will close from 9.00pm tonight. It is expected to reopen by 5.30am on Thursday 11 October.

NZTA advise that northbound traffic should travel from Buckle Street on to Cambridge Terrace, then Wakefield Street, Jervois Quay, Customhouse Quay and Waterloo Quay on to Aotea Quay then rejoining SH1 on the Aotea Quay onramp.

Please note this detour will add approximately 10 minutes to journey times.

Road users are advised to plan ahead