Bus Updates

Route 121 bus stop closure and diversion – Stokes Valley, until mid October 2017

Two bus stops will be closed as a result of a major building project covering a large section of the Stokes Valley shops.… More Information

Valid from: 6:00am on Monday 10th October 2016
Affected Services:
121

Submissions are now closed on the proposed Metlink fare changes

The proposed changes include:… More Information

Valid from: 4:00pm on Monday 18th September 2017

Train Updates

Labour Day weekend bus replacements for most train services - Saturday 21 October - Monday 23 October

The work underway will be to replace some rail around Wellington station which will work towards the removal of the current speed restrictions in place.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 16th October 2017
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL WRL

Buses replace some day time train services on the Kapiti Line between Porirua and Waikanae – Sunday 15 October - Wednesday 18 October

This essential track maintenance is ongoing work to prepare the rail for summer conditions and avoid future delays due to heat restrictions.… More Information

Valid from: 4:00am on Thursday 12th October 2017
Affected Services:
KPL

Additional seating on the 7.17am service departing Waikanae from Monday 9 October

We've listened to your feedback - from Monday 9 October there will be an extra carriage with 147 more seats on the 7.17am service departing Waikanae to Wellington.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 5th October 2017
Affected Services:
KPL

Buses replace trains - Upcoming planned rail maintenance

There is still more to be done upgrading the Wellington rail network and buses will be replacing trains on some lines in weekends or other off peak periods:… More Information

Valid from: 4:00am on Monday 16th October 2017
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL WRL

Submissions are now closed on the proposed Metlink fare changes

The proposed changes include:… More Information

Valid from: 4:00pm on Monday 18th September 2017
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL MEL WRL

Extra trains after Wellington Lions vs Northland on Friday 20 October

Mitre 10 Cup - Wellington Lions vs Northland Semi Final… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 16th October 2017
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL

School Updates

A number of school bus services will not operate in 2018 due to low usage

A declining number of children are using the following school bus services and these will not operate from the start of the first term 2018.… More Information

Valid from: 1:15pm on Friday 29th September 2017
Affected Services:
638 640 641 642 649 650 651 822

Other Updates

New features on the Metlink website - print your journey plans & timetables

We have added some new features to the Metlink website to make your journeys around the Greater Wellington region even easier:… More Information

Valid from: 2:00pm on Wednesday 26th April 2017

The escalator at the Lambton Interchange is out of service and will take some time to repair

There are stairs next to the escalator and the lift is to the right of the stairs.… More Information

Valid from: 5:30pm on Friday 16th June 2017

Harbour Explorer will not be calling into Petone until further notice due to damage

Due to earthquake damage at Petone Wharf, the Harbour Explorer will not be calling in to Petone until further notice. … More Information

Valid from: 8:00am on Friday 18th November 2016
Affected Services:
WHF

Submissions are now closed on the proposed Metlink fare changes

The proposed changes include:… More Information

Valid from: 4:00pm on Monday 18th September 2017
Affected Services:
WHF

Improvements to the Metlink website - easier to use Journey Planner and more

We have made the first lot of changes based on your feedback:… More Information

Valid from: 12:00pm on Wednesday 9th August 2017