TranzAlpine Slip Update - Track is now Open !

We are pleased to advise that remedial work on the Omoto Slip has been completed and the TranzAlpine is able to operate to Greymouth & return from today, Wednesday 20th November.

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TranzAlpine - Greymouth to Christchurch
TranzAlpine - Greymouth to Christchurch

Climb aboard one of the world’s most famous train journeys, between Greymouth and Christchurch and vice versa.  Depart from Greymouth and climb through thinks stands of native beech forest. Traverse the might Southern Alps, where spectacular views of the chiselled alpine landscape will take your breath away at every turn. 

Enjoy thrilling vistas over deep gorges as you travel along the ice-fed Waimakariri River before entering fertile farmlands of the Canterbury Plains as you arrive into Christchurch.

Due to work in the Otira Tunnel and other track maintenance, this train service will run between Christchurch and Arthurs Pass only and will be replaced by bus between Arthurs Pass and Greymouth on the following dates   06th ,12th May and 26th May, 9th ,17th and 23rd  June, 29th July, 09th September , 21st October and 25th November 2019.


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Train Name Departure City Arrival City Departure Time Arrival Time
Fares
Fare Type Adults Price Child Price
 
TranzAlpine Greymouth Christchurch 02:05 PM 06:31 PM

Day Excursions :-

Tour TRAVEL FROM Greymouth TO Christchurch ONLY

Climb aboard one of the world’s most famous train journeys, between Greymouth and Christchurch and vice versa.  Depart from Greymouth and climb through thinks stands of native beech forest. Traverse the might Southern Alps, where spectacular views of the chiselled alpine landscape will take your breath away at every turn. 

Enjoy thrilling vistas over deep gorges as you travel along the ice-fed Waimakariri River before entering fertile farmlands of the Canterbury Plains as you arrive into Christchurch.

Due to work in the Otira Tunnel and other track maintenance, this train service will run between Christchurch and Arthurs Pass only and will be replaced by bus between Arthurs Pass and Greymouth on the following dates   06th ,12th May and 26th May, 9th ,17th and 23rd  June, 29th July, 09th September , 21st October and 25th November 2019.

Departure : Greymouth Railway Station, 164 MacKay St
Arrival : Troup Drive, Christchurch