The Coastal Pacific rail journey from Picton to Christchurch and vice versa has been cancelled until further notice.
You can still travel by coach between Picton and Christchurch. Fares start from $75pp each way.
Please contact us if you would like to be rebooked on the coach.
The Northern Explorer (between Auckland and Wellington) and The Tranz Alpine (between Christchurch and Greymouth) rail journeys are operating as usual.
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Northern Explorer - Auckland to Wellington
Northern Explorer - Auckland to Wellington

Experience the North Island’s extraordinary range of scenery in one journey, the Northern Explorer takes you through rolling green farmland and virgin bush, past quaint country towns and along rocky coasts.

The Northern Explorer train operates
* Auckland to Wellington - Monday, Thursday and Saturday

Thu 01 Dec
Fri 02 Dec
Sat 03 Dec
Sun 04 Dec
Mon 05 Dec
Tue 06 Dec
Wed 07 Dec
Service is unavailable today, please select further day.