Paraparaumu Station is an interchange to a number of bus services.

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Station information

New bus stop layout for Paraparaumu Station

We have introduced a new bus stop layout at Paraparaumu Station.

From 15 July all Metlink bus services will depart from the two bus bays in front of the station near the main road.

  • Services stopping at Bus Stop A: routes 250, 251, 260, 264, 280, 290, school services and southbound rail replacement bus services
  • Services stopping at Bus Stop B: routes 261 and 262

For further assistance please call Metlink on 0800 801 700

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Address

On Main Road.

Tickets

The ticket office at Paraparaumu Station is open from:

Monday to Friday 5.25am-6.10pm
Saturday 7.55am-3.10pm
Sunday & public holidays Closed

Single fares can be purchased from the staff on the train with cash (no EFTPOS). Correct change is appreciated.

Toilet facilities

There are toilet facilities at the station. Opening hours are the same as for the ticket office.

Park & Ride

There are Park & Ride facilities at Paraparaumu Station.

Bus services

Paraparaumu station is an interchange to a number of bus services to Raumati South, Paraparaumu Beach, Waikanae and school buses to Kapiti College.

Use our Journey Planner to find your connecting bus service or check our real time information for Paraparaumu Station Stop 1000 (external link) .

Buses replacing trains stop

Northbound: Bus shelter on Main Road (SH1) in front of Bank of New Zealand (external link) .

Southbound: Taxi lay-by in the station carpark area (external link) .

Paraparaumu station map

Cycles

Paraparaumu Station has extensive facilities for cycles with spaces for 44 in a locker and cycle racks.

Cycles can be carried on trains free of charge, without reservations, and on a first-come, first served basis except on these peak hour services on the Kapiti Line:

 To Wellington

From Wellington

6.28 am from Waikanae 4.21 pm from Wellington
7.03 am from Plimmerton 4.35 pm from Wellington
7.14 am from Plimmerton 4.43 pm from Wellington
7.17 am from Waikanae 5.03 pm from Wellington
7.29 am from Porirua 5.17 pm from Wellington
7.34 am from Waikanae 5.19 pm from Wellington
7.41 am from Plimmerton 5.35 pm from Wellington
7.43am from Porirua 5.45 pm from Wellington
8.03 am from Porirua 6.00 pm from Wellington
8.24 am from Porirua  

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Tickets

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 lost.property@transdevnz.co.nz.