Bus Updates

Bus 36: 5:25pm Wellington Station to Lyall Bay is cancelled. Check RTI to find next available bus
Affected Services:
36

Bus 14: 7:55am Wilton to Kilbirnie is cancelled. Check RTI for next available bus.
Affected Services:
14

Please expect delays on bus services travelling through Johnsonville due to an earlier accident.
Affected Services:
1 19 19e 22 24 60 60e

Bus 25: 7:28am Highbury to Khandallah is cancelled. Please check RTI for next available bus.
Affected Services:
25

Stop #7746 - Hutchison Terminus- Stop C has been relocated

Metlink has been advised of an unexpected electrical fault where repairs necessary at the entrance of the Hutchison Road Terminus.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 20th February 2020
Affected Services:
23 29 29e

Karori Tunnel - Stop A closed from 20 February – 8 March

Due to construction works, Stop 4319 – Karori Tunnel – Stop A will be temporarily closed from Thursday 20 February until Sunday 8 March.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 14th February 2020
Affected Services:
2 13 18e 21 22 33 34 37

Lambton Quay Roadworks - Southbound Diversion

Date: Wednesday 19 February 2020 … More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 14th February 2020
Affected Services:
1 2 3 7 14 23z 24 25 52 83

‘A’ for Additional - Additional bus services from 10 February

To work with the ongoing bus resource and driver shortage, four of the current suspended services will be serviced by ‘additional’ services.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 7th February 2020
Affected Services:
2 7 24 32x

Reinstatement of some peak bus services

Reinstatement of some temporarily suspended services.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 28th January 2020
Affected Services:
1

Hawtrey Terrace Road Resurfacing

Dates: Tuesday 4 Feb, Wednesday 5 Feb & Friday 7th February & Friday 14 February… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 28th January 2020
Affected Services:
1

Martinborough Fair Days 2020

Dates: Saturday 1 February and Saturday 7 March 2020… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 27th January 2020
Affected Services:
200

Route 37 weekday morning peak services

Please note that Route 37 weekday morning peak services will depart Karori Mall – Beauchamp Street at 6.40am, 7.10am, 7.30am & 7.50am from Monday 26 January 2020.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 24th January 2020
Affected Services:
37

Some peak bus services temporarily suspended due to driver shortages

Due to driver shortages across the region, we’ve been working closely with our operators on some temporary suspensions on peak services so as they can operate services with the amount of drivers they currently have available.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 8th January 2020
Affected Services:
1 19e 23 23e 24 26 32x

Upper Willis Street Closure - Expect Diversions and Delays

Due to emergency wastewater works on upper Willis Street, routes 7, 17e, 25, 29e (services heading towards Wellington CBD), will be diverted away from the area until further notice.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 27th December 2019
Affected Services:
7 17e 25 29e

Closure of Bus Stop 9577 - Upper Hutt Senior Citizens Club

We have been notified that the building that houses Upper Hutt Senior Citizens Club on Fergusson Drive has been deemed to be earthquake prone.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 9th December 2019
Affected Services:
110 113 N22

Wallace Street Roadworks - Expect delays and diversions

The Wright Street diversion, due to the Wellington Water Omāroro Reservoir project previously planned for 8 December 2019, will now go live 5 January 2020.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd November 2019
Affected Services:
3 18e 27

Stops #2346 & #2310 relocated due to Champion Street Housing Developments

From Monday 25th November 2019 to Wednesday 25th March 2020, two bus stops will be relocated temporarily due to new housing developments at 178, 180, 182 and 184 Champion Street.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd November 2019
Affected Services:
226

Night time closures of Seatoun tunnel for tunnel maintenance

The Seatoun tunnel will be closed Sunday to Thursday nights (11pm to 5am) from 10 November 2019, to allow contractors to install new state-of-the-art LED interior lighting and emergency lighting.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 30th October 2019
Affected Services:
2

Timetable and routes have changed for some public and school bus routes since 26 January

Don’t miss out!… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 23rd October 2019
Affected Services:
2 3 12 12e 13 14 18 18e 20 21 22 28 30x 31x 33 34 35 36 37 52 56 57 58 81 83 84 85x

Naenae Road temporary bus stop relocation

Bus stop 8260 - Naenae Road at Vogel Street (near 154) will be closed from Monday 26 August to Monday 30 September to allow contractors to carry out roadworks and kerb extensions.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 23rd August 2019
Affected Services:
121

Quebec Street, Kingston- Road Resurfacing

Due to road resurfacing works on Quebec Street at the Kingston shops bus turnaround, there will be some slight changes to bus movements in this area during work hours.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Sunday 1st March 2020
Affected Services:
7 23 27

Train Updates

Buses replace some weekend services on the Johnsonville Line between Wellington and Johnsonville – Saturday 29 Feb and Sunday 1 Mar

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: 7:00am on Tuesday 25th February 2020
Affected Services:
JVL

Buses replace two Sunday train services on the Wairarapa Line between Wellington & Masterton – Sunday 1 March

You can visit the Hutt Valley Traction Upgrade Project for more information about the work that is carried out during bus replacements.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 25th February 2020
Affected Services:
WRL

Maintenance and resurfacing work at Waterloo Station – 4 and 5 March

On 4 March and 5 March 2020, between 7am and 6pm, we’ll be doing some maintenance and resurfacing work in the bus stop area at Waterloo Station, Cambridge Terrace side.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 25th February 2020
Affected Services:
HVL WRL

Buses replace some train services on the Hutt Valley Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt - Sunday 23 - Wednesday 26 February

You can visit the Hutt Valley Traction Upgrade Project - 2021 for more information about the work that is carried out during bus replacements.… More Information

Valid from: 9:30am on Wednesday 19th February 2020
Affected Services:
HVL

Buses replace some evening train services on the Kapiti Line between Wellington and Waikanae - Monday 24 to Wednesday 26 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: 9:30am on Wednesday 19th February 2020
Affected Services:
KPL

Buses replace trains - Upcoming planned rail maintenance

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

Valid from: 5:00am on Monday 24th February 2020
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL MEL WRL

School Updates

Bus stop Relocation - Stop 9875 - Viewmont Drive at Kensington Lane (hail and ride)

Due to safety concerns school bus stop # 9875 - Viewmont Drive at Kensington Lane has been relocated to a safer location outside 89 Viewmont Drive.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 20th February 2020 to: 12:00am on Friday 28th February 2020
Affected Services:
848 849

Hawtrey Terrace Road Resurfacing

Dates: Tuesday 4 Feb, Wednesday 5 Feb & Friday 7th February & Friday 14 February… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 28th January 2020
Affected Services:
635 646 673 682

Closure of Bus Stop 9577 - Upper Hutt Senior Citizens Club

We have been notified that the building that houses Upper Hutt Senior Citizens Club on Fergusson Drive has been deemed to be earthquake prone.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 9th December 2019
Affected Services:
901 904 911 919 924 926 930 931

Wallace Street Roadworks - Expect delays and diversions

The Wright Street diversion, due to the Wellington Water Omāroro Reservoir project previously planned for 8 December 2019, will now go live 5 January 2020.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd November 2019
Affected Services:
718 726 770

Other Updates

Harbour Ferry will be operating to restricted timetable from 23 - 27 March due to scheduled vessel survey.Check metlink.org.nz for timetable
Affected Services:
WHF

Wellington Harbour Ferry will be operating to a restricted timetable from the 23rd - 29th March due to vessel survey

Due to the City Cat coming out of the water for a scheduled vessel survey, the Wellington Harbour Ferry will be operating to the below restricted timetable from 23rd March - 29th March 2020:… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 26th February 2020 to: 12:00am on Sunday 29th March 2020
Affected Services:
WHF