Bus Updates

Hungerford Road/Queens Drive Resurfacing

Please be aware that the dates for this work have changed from what what previously advertised.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 5th April 2019
Affected Services:
3

Changes to the bus route 290 timetable from Sunday 14 April

From 14 April, while construction is underway on the new Peka Peka to Ōtaki expressway, route 290 buses will be running a little earlier and making a slight route change on the Plateau Loop.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 3rd April 2019
Affected Services:
290

Karori – Stop B will open in its permanent location on Glenmore Street on Sunday 31 March

From Sunday 31 March, Stop B at Karori Bus Hub will open in its permanent location on Glenmore Street at the Karori Tunnel.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 21st March 2019
Affected Services:
2 13 18e 21 22 33 34 37

Johnsonville – Stop B will open in its permanent location on Moorefield Road on Sunday 31 March

From Sunday 31 March, Stop B at Johnsonville Hub will reopen in its permanent location on Moorefield Road under the Countdown canopy.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 21st March 2019
Affected Services:
1 18e 22 24 60e

Timetables are changing for some Porirua bus routes from 31 March

From 31 March we're introducing timetable changes to some bus routes in Porirua.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 19th March 2019
Affected Services:
210 220 226 230 236

Permanent bus shelter on Onepu Road

From 31 March, stops 7331 on Onepu Road and 7335 on Lyall Parade will be removed as a bus shelter has now been installed at 7332 on Onepu Road.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 19th March 2019
Affected Services:
3 36

Some morning peak bus services operated by NZ Bus are temporarily suspended due to driver shortages

The past few weeks have been an uncertain time for our customers as some bus trips have been cancelled due to a shortage of drivers.… More Information

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

Train Updates

Buses replace some train services on the Hutt Valley Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt - Sunday 28 April - Wednesday 1 May

You can visit the Hutt Valley Traction Project page for more information about the project work that is underway on the line.… More Information

Valid from: 2:00pm on Tuesday 23rd April 2019
Affected Services:
HVL

Buses replace Sunday services on the Kapiti Line between Porirua and Waikanae - Sunday 28 April

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: 2:00pm on Tuesday 23rd April 2019
Affected Services:
KPL

We have additional seating and train services for Hurricanes vs Chiefs this Saturday

If you are heading to the Westpac Stadium this Saturday to watch the Hurricanes take on the struggling Chiefs we will have some additional seating and services to help you get home.… More Information

Valid from: 1:30pm on Tuesday 23rd April 2019
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL

Longest Metlink passenger train introduced on the Wairarapa line

We are pleased to announce that from Monday 15 April there will be an additional carriage added on the busiest Wairarapa service, the 4:25pm from Wellington to Masterton.… More Information

Valid from: 4:30pm on Monday 15th April 2019
Affected Services:
WRL

23, 24 & 26 April - Additional morning and afternoon Johnsonville Line services replaced by bus

Over the Easter period from 15 to 26 April with public holidays and school holidays we are expecting less passengers over this time as many Wellingtonians, including some of our drivers, are on pre-approved leave.… More Information

Valid from: 9:00am on Monday 15th April 2019
Affected Services:
JVL

Reduced car parking at Paremata Station

We’re building an additional 72 car parks at Paremata park and ride.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 21st March 2019
Affected Services:
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

In July we introduced the all new 10-Trip tickets which are zone-based, allowing you to travel anywhere in Wellington on any of our train services between the zones on your ticket!… 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 28 April 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 Sunday 28th April 2019
Affected Services:
HVL KPL WRL

School Updates

Permanent bus shelter on Onepu Road

From 31 March, stops 7331 on Onepu Road and 7335 on Lyall Parade will be removed as a bus shelter has now been installed at 7332 on Onepu Road.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 19th March 2019
Affected Services:
715

Some morning peak bus services operated by NZ Bus are temporarily suspended due to driver shortages

The past few weeks have been an uncertain time for our customers as some bus trips have been cancelled due to a shortage of drivers.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd February 2019
Affected Services:
711 715 768 888