Bus Updates

Island Bay Reef Street bus stop closures beginning Monday 25 February

The following bus stops will be closed on Monday 25 February from 9am to 4pm for resealing roadworks on Reef Street in Island Bay:… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd February 2019
Affected Services:
1 32x

We’re making some temporary morning peak bus changes

The past few weeks have been an uncertain time for our customers as some bus services have been affected by a shortage of drivers.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd February 2019
Affected Services:
12 13 14 20 21 22 28 34 37

Timetables are changing for some Hutt Valley public and school bus routes from 3 March

From 3 March we're introducing timetable changes to some public and school bus routes in Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt and Wainuiomata.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 21st February 2019
Affected Services:
110 114 120 121 130 154 160 170

Johnsonville – Stop C will open in its permanent location on Moorefield Road on Sunday 17 February

From Sunday 17 February, Johnsonville Stop C will open in its permanent location on Moorefield Road.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 12th February 2019
Affected Services:
22 24

Route 27 direct to town from Vogeltown

We recently let you know that from 3 Feb we were adding the route 27, a new rush hour bus route for Vogeltown residents.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 5th February 2019
Affected Services:
27

Bus route 14 is extending from Hataitai to the Kilbirnie from 3 Feb

We recently let you know that from 3 Feb bus route 14 is extending from Hataitai to the Kilbirnie bus hub and back.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 4th February 2019
Affected Services:
14

Johnsonville – Stop B is closed from Monday 4 February

We are putting the finishing touches on Johnsonville – Stop B from Monday 4 February.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 30th January 2019
Affected Services:
1 19 19e 22 24 52 56 60 60e

Timetables are changing for a number of bus routes from 3 February

From 3 February we're introducing timetable changes to some Wellington city bus routes.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 24th January 2019
Affected Services:
1 2 3 7 12 12e 14 17 17e 18 18e 19 21 22 23 23z 24 25 26 27 29 33 34 35 36 37

Karori Tunnel – Stop B is closed from 22 January

Construction began on Karori Tunnel – Stop B on 22 January.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 14th January 2019
Affected Services:
2 13 18e 21 22 33 34 37

Train Updates

Buses replace weekend services on the Johnsonville Line between Wellington and Johnsonville - Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 February

You can visit the Maintaining our Railways page for more information about work that is carried out during bus replacements.… More Information

Valid from: 5:30am on Saturday 23rd February 2019
Affected Services:
JVL

KPL: The 6.46am service from Waikanae to Wellington remains cancelled

As a result of an increase in heavy maintenance we have a shortage of carriages so we don’t have enough carriages to run all morning peak services resulting in the cancellation of the trial 6:46am service from Waikanae to Wellington.… More Information

Valid from: 5:00am on Friday 22nd February 2019
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL MEL

Buses replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt - Sunday 24 - Wednesday 27 February

You can visit the Maintaining our Railways page for more information about the work that is carried out during bus replacements.… More Information

Valid from: 9:00am on Thursday 21st February 2019
Affected Services:
HVL

From 25 Feb three afternoon peak Johnsonville services bus replaced until further notice due to a staff shortage

We are bus replacing three services and their returns during afternoon peak on the Johnsonville line due to a driver shortage.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 20th February 2019
Affected Services:
JVL

Kapiti Line timetable changes from Monday 25 February

From Monday 25 February there will be some minor changes to the Kapiti Line timetable to increase capacity during the morning peak, and to improve punctuality of peak services.… More Information

Valid from: 4:00pm on Tuesday 19th February 2019
Affected Services:
KPL

We have additional seating and train services for Te Matatini – 20-24 Feb

Wednesday 20 to Sunday 24 February… More Information

Valid from: 2:30pm on Friday 15th February 2019
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL

Linden Station bridge is closed due to earthquake risk

We have had to close the bridge at Linden Station until further notice as our structural engineers have confirmed that the bridge is below the required seismic rating standard and is earthquake prone.… More Information

Valid from: 2:30pm on Tuesday 8th January 2019
Affected Services:
KPL

Replace your old station to station 10-Trip train ticket with the zone-based tickets and get around different parts of Greater Wellington

Update: Due to a huge volume of tickets being sent in for processing the timeframe for your ticket/refund to be returned may take up to 2 - 3 weeks.… More Information

Valid from: 9:00am on Friday 7th December 2018
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL MEL WRL

Buses replace trains - Upcoming planned rail maintenance from 18 February 2019

For more information about the maintenance that occurs on the network during bus replacements visit our Maintaining our Railways page.… More Information

Valid from: 4:00am on Monday 18th February 2019
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL WRL

School Updates

Island Bay Reef Street bus stop closures beginning Monday 25 February

The following bus stops will be closed on Monday 25 February from 9am to 4pm for resealing roadworks on Reef Street in Island Bay:… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd February 2019
Affected Services:
654 728 730 731

Timetables are changing for some Hutt Valley public and school bus routes from 3 March

From 3 March we're introducing timetable changes to some public and school bus routes in Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt and Wainuiomata.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 21st February 2019
Affected Services:
842 853 854 860 874 901 904 906 911 930 953

Bus stop closure at Silverstream School on Whitemans Road from 18 February

From Monday 18 February school bus routes 915 and 916 will no longer use bus stop (8499) at Silverstream School on Whitemans Road, as this bus stop will become a pickup and drop-off zone only for parents and caregivers of students at Silverstream School.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 14th February 2019
Affected Services:
915 916

Johnsonville – Stop C will open in its permanent location on Moorefield Road on Sunday 17 February

From Sunday 17 February, Johnsonville Stop C will open in its permanent location on Moorefield Road.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 12th February 2019
Affected Services:
631 646 648 673 682

Johnsonville – Stop B is closed from Monday 4 February

We are putting the finishing touches on Johnsonville – Stop B from Monday 4 February.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 30th January 2019
Affected Services:
647 673 681

Route 460 (Tawa College/Intermediate to Porirua Station) has split into two routes – 460 and 461

Since Monday 28 January, Route 460 has been split into separate routes for Tawa College and Tawa Intermediate.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 30th January 2019
Affected Services:
460 461

School bus 402 afternoon departure time updated for Redwood and Tawa Schools from Monday 28 January

From Monday 28 January, we are updating the timetable with the official departure time from Redwood and Tawa Schools in the afternoon to reflect the time that the bus has actually been departing.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 24th January 2019
Affected Services:
402

School Bus 685 pickup time at Cardinal McKeefry School updated from Monday 28 January

From Monday 28 January, we are updating the timetable with the official morning pick up time for route 685 at Cardinal McKeefry School to reflect the time that the bus has actually been arriving.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 24th January 2019
Affected Services:
685

School bus 951 afternoon trip departure time changes effective from Monday 28 January

From Monday 28 January, route 951 afternoon trip departure time from Hutt International Boys School will be 10 minutes earlier to align with the new school bell time.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 24th January 2019
Affected Services:
951

Karori Tunnel – Stop B is closed from 22 January

Construction began on Karori Tunnel – Stop B on 22 January.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 14th January 2019
Affected Services:
614 615 616 617 677 678 684 738 739 740 767 769 790 791