Valid from: 14/10/2019 4:30am

For more information about the maintenance that occurs on the network during bus replacements visit our Maintaining our Railways page. See below for service information on when buses will be replacing trains.

BOL Calander 14 October 2019

Upcoming planned Rail Maintenance (14 October - 17 November 2019) PDF - 95 KB

Saturday 19 October - Sunday 20 October

Johnsonville Line (external link)

Sunday 20 October

Wairarapa Line (external link)

Sunday 20 October - Wednesday 23 October 

Hutt Valley Line (external link)

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley Line Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Sunday 20 October.
  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services on the Hutt Valley Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 21 October - Wednesday 23 October.
  • Detailed timetable available. PDF - 109 KB

Friday 25 October - Monday 28 October

Wairarapa Line

  • Buses will be replacing the 10.25pm services on the Wairarapa Line between Wellington and Masterton on Friday 25 October.
  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Wairarapa Line between Wellington and Masterton from Saturday 26 October - Monday 28 October.
  • Detailed timetable available soon. 

Saturday 26 October - Monday 28 October 

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Kapiti Line between Wellington and Waikanae from Saturday 26 October - Monday 28 October.
  • Detailed timetable available soon. 

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Saturday 26 October - Monday 28 October.
  • Detailed timetable available soon. 

Monday 04 November - Wednesday 06 November 

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 04 November - Wednesday 06 November.
  • Detailed timetable available soon. 

Friday 08 November - Sunday 10 November

Wairarapa Line

  • Buses will be replacing the 10.25pm services on the Wairarapa Line between Wellington and Masterton on Friday 08 November.
  • Buses will be replacing some train services on the Wairarapa Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Saturday 26 October - Sunday 10 November.
  • Detailed timetable available soon. 

Saturday 09 November - Wednesday 13 November

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley Line Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Saturday 09 November - Sunday 10 November.
  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services on the Hutt Valley Line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 11 November - Wednesday 13 November.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Saturday 09 November - Thursday 14 November

Johnsonville Line

  • Buses will be replacing some day time train services on the Johnsonville Line between Wellington and Johnsonville from Saturday 09 November - Thursday 14 November.
  • Detailed timetable available soon. 

Sunday 10 November

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Kapiti Line between Paekakariki and Waikanae on Sunday 10 November.
  • Detailed timetable available soon. 

 

 

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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

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

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