Valid from: 11/12/2019 9:00pm

Buses will be replacing two daytime train services on Sunday 15 December.

You can visit the Maintaining our Railways (external link)  page for more information about the work that is carried out during bus replacements.

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

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

BOL WRL 15 Dec

Wairarapa Line bus replacement poster. PDF - 115 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.

Cycles other than folding cycles, will not be carried on the buses replacing trains.  For more information see: 

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: