Carterton Station was built in 1880. The station building includes a museum which is open on Sundays.

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Station information


At the intersection of Wheatstone Street and Belvedere Road.


There is a ticket office at Carterton Station. It is open 30 minutes prior to the departure of each Wellington bound service Monday to Friday.

Single fare tickets can be purchased with cash (no eftpos) from Metlink staff on the train. Correct change is appreciated.

Toilet facilities

There are no toilet facilities at the station but toilets are available on the Wairarapa train service.

Park and Ride

There are Park and Ride facilities at Carterton Station.


Wairarapa trains can carry cycles in the luggage compartment, space pending. Cyclists must speak to staff before loading their cycle. Additional capacity is available during the weekends.

Bus services

No bus services depart from Carterton Station

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On Broadway just outside the station car park (external link)

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Lost property

Items found anywhere on the Metlink rail network are sent to the Customer Service kiosk at Wellington Station. If you have lost an item, call 04 498 3013 or email