Bus Updates

Night time closures of Seatoun tunnel for lighting upgrade

The Seatoun tunnel will be closed Sunday to Thursday nights (11pm to 5am) for the next six weeks 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

Toast Martinborough 2019

Date: Sunday 17 November 2019… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 29th October 2019
Affected Services:
200

Featherston Street and Whitmore Street bus stops

From Sunday 13 October a new bus stop on Featherston Street, near Waring Taylor Street (stop #5519) will be installed serving morning peak trips terminating at Brandon Street.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 27th September 2019
Affected Services:
13 33 34 37

Changes at Kingston Terminus from Sunday 13 October

From Sunday 13 October, we’ll be making changes to the allocation of bus stops at Kingston Terminus.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 24th September 2019
Affected Services:
7 23 27

Changes to Wairarapa Bus Services

From Sunday 29 September, we’ll be making minor route and timetable changes to the Wairarapa bus services to address operational and customer feedback.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 23rd September 2019
Affected Services:
200 201 202 203 206

Timetable and routes will be changing for some public and school bus routes from October 13

From 13 October we will be introducing timetable and route changes affecting some public and school bus routes in the Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 16th September 2019
Affected Services:
7 23 24 27 115 220 236

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

Karori Tunnel – Stop A closed from Monday 19 August

Due to construction works, Karori Tunnel – Stop A (stop #4319) will be temporarily closed from Monday 19 August.… More Information

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

Temporary Bus Stop to be installed on Kanpur Road

In response to requests from local residents, a temporary bus stop will be installed on Kanpur Road opposite Jaunpur Crescent from Monday 29 July.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 25th July 2019
Affected Services:
24

Delays expected to bus services on Wallace Street due to roadworks

Stop/go will be operating on Wallace Street weekly from 9am-4pm, Monday-Friday for work associated with the Omaroro Reservoir Project.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 23rd July 2019
Affected Services:
3 18e

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

Some peak bus services temporarily suspended due to driver shortages

We’ve been working closely with our operators NZ Bus and Tranzurban on a range of temporary suspensions on peak services for the next six months, so they can operate services with the amount of drivers they currently have available.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 22nd February 2019
Affected Services:
1 7 12 14 19e 20 21 22 23 23e 23z 24 26 28 29 29e 32x 34 37

Train Updates

Buses replace weekend services on the Johnsonville Line between Wellington and Johnsonville – Saturday 16 to Thursday 21 November

Buses will be replacing all trains on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 as well as some daytime train service from Monday 18 until Wednesday 21 November.… More Information

Valid from: 3:00pm on Thursday 14th November 2019
Affected Services:
JVL

Buses replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt – Sunday 17 – Wednesday 20 November

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: 1:00pm on Thursday 14th November 2019
Affected Services:
HVL

More cycle facilities coming soon to Paraparaumu Station

Following the trial of the new double tiered cycle facility we are pleased to announce that we are beginning work to install an additional cycle storage facility at Paraparaumu Station.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 4th November 2019
Affected Services:
KPL

Toast Martinborough 2019

Date: Sunday 17 November 2019… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 29th October 2019
Affected Services:
WRL

Waterloo Park and Ride - Stage 1 Opening

Great news!… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Thursday 17th October 2019
Affected Services:
HVL WRL

Reduced car parking at Paremata Station

Work began in March to build an additional 72 car parks at Paremata park and ride.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Wednesday 4th September 2019
Affected Services:
KPL

Wellington Railway Station customer service kiosk

Due to an upgrade of the customer service kiosk at Wellington Railway Station, the kiosk has been temporarily relocated just through the gates, facing platform 4.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 5th July 2019
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL MEL WRL

New Johnsonville trial flag pole sign

A new style of digital customer information sign has been installed as a trial at Johnsonville Station.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 2nd July 2019
Affected Services:
JVL

Buses replace trains - Upcoming planned rail maintenance from 11 November 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: 6:30am on Monday 11th November 2019
Affected Services:
HVL JVL KPL MEL WRL

School Updates

Featherston Street and Whitmore Street bus stops

From Sunday 13 October a new bus stop on Featherston Street, near Waring Taylor Street (stop #5519) will be installed serving morning peak trips terminating at Brandon Street.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Friday 27th September 2019
Affected Services:
764 784

Timetable and routes will be changing for some public and school bus routes from October 13

From 13 October we will be introducing timetable and route changes affecting some public and school bus routes in the Wellington, Porirua, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Monday 16th September 2019
Affected Services:
429 440 441 442 444 445 625 626 628 633 647 677 683 685 727 734 915 916

Delays expected to bus services on Wallace Street due to roadworks

Stop/go will be operating on Wallace Street weekly from 9am-4pm, Monday-Friday for work associated with the Omaroro Reservoir Project.… More Information

Valid from: 12:00am on Tuesday 23rd July 2019
Affected Services:
718 726 770

Some peak bus services temporarily suspended due to driver shortages

We’ve been working closely with our operators NZ Bus and Tranzurban on a range of temporary suspensions on peak services for the next six months, so they can operate services with the amount of drivers they currently have available.… More Information

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