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

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Station information


On Main Road.


The ticket office at Paraparaumu Station is open from:

Monday to Friday 5.25am-6.10pm
Saturday, 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 Paraparaumu Station. 

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: Near the entrance of the subway in Coastlands car park, located at the Intercity bus stop on Main Road (external link)

Southbound: Bus stop 1001 ‘Paraparaumu Station – Stop B’, outside the station building on Main Road (external link)

Paraparaumu station map


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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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