Northern Explorer

Auckland to Wellington

Journey through the extremes of New Zealand’s landscapes, from farmlands to volcanoes and coastlines, and experience views that can only be seen by rail.

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Coastal Pacific

Picton to Christchurch, seasonally from Spring through to Autumn

With beautiful mountains to the west and the pacific ocean to the east this is one of New Zealand’s most beautiful journeys.

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Christchurch to Greymouth

Take in the stunning South Island’s mountains, plains, rivers and forests on this epic inland journey.

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Taieri Gorge

Dunedin to Central Otago and the Otago Coast north of Dunedin

See the engineering feats of New Zealand’s early pioneers while taking a world famous train journey through spectacular Otago landscapes.

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Weka Pass Railway

From Waipara, Canterbury

Travel on an historic rural railway on vintage steam or diesel-electric locomotives through the unique limestone landscape of the Weka Pass.

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