Paraparaumu Station is an interchange to a number of bus services.
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
On Main Road.
The ticket office at Paraparaumu Station is open from:
|Monday to Friday||5.25am-6.10pm|
|Sunday & public holidays||Closed|
Single fares can be purchased from the staff on the train with cash (no EFTPOS). Correct change is appreciated.
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.
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
Southbound: Taxi lay-by in the station carpark area (external link) .
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:
|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|
How to get timetable and disruption information
- You can get timetable information for services from this station (external link)
- Get Alerts to your phone or via email – Set up a My Metlink account
- Download our Metlink Commuter app for real time information
- Sometimes track maintenance or upgrades to a line are required. We schedule planned disruptions during off-peak and buses will replace train services. Planned disruptions are notified by posters, Real Time Information signs at stations and Service Updates
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- Single cash fares and Day Passes – can be purchased with cash from on-board Metlink team
- 10-trip tickets – can only be purchased from a Metlink ticket office or agent
- Monthly passes – can be purchased from Metlink ticket office, agents or online and we send it to you.