Valid from: 30/06/2020 11:15am

You can visit the Future Rail Improving your rail network (external link) and Maintaining our Railways page  (external link) for more information about the work that is carried out during bus replacements.

NOTE: Bus replacement services may be delayed, please allow extra time for travel.

Bus replacement timetable - services highlighted in green will be replaced by buses:


Wairarapa Line bus replacement poster PDF - 93 KB

Check here for bus pick-up locations (external link)

Please allow extra time for travel when bus replacement is offered. 

Bus replacements are not tracked via real time information when they replace trains.

If capacity allows, bikes may be carried on a cycle rack if the bus is fitted with one, otherwise only folding cycles may be carried on the buses replacing trains.

Using a Cycle on Public Transport (external link)

All folded prams can be carried on board the bus replacement services when stored in the luggage areas, non-foldable prams may not be able to be carried on all bus replacements, please talk to on-board staff when boarding.

If you have additional mobility needs please talk to the on board staff or contact Metlink to plan your trip.

For more information call Metlink on 0800 801 700 or use the; Journey Planner (external link)

Services Affected: