Valid from: 28/04/2019 4:00am

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 22 April 2020 

Upcoming planned Rail Maintenance (28 April - 26 May 2019) PDF - 93 KB

Sunday 28 April 

Kapiti Line (external link)

Sunday 28 April - Wednesday 1 May

Hutt Valley Line (external link)

  • Buses will be replacing all trains services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Sunday 28 April.
  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 29 April - Wednesday 1 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available. PDF - 105 KB

Sunday 5 May - Wednesday 8 May

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all trains services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Sunday 5 May 2019.
  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 6 May - Wednesday 8 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available. PDF - 105 KB

Sunday 12 May - Wednesday 15 May

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Kapiti Line between Porirua and Waikanae from Sunday 12 May - Wednesday 15 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Saturday 18 May - Wednesday 22 May

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Saturday 18 May - Wednesday 22 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Wairarapa Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Wairarapa line between Wellington and Masterton from Saturday 18 May - Sunday 19 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Sunday 19 May - Wednesday 22 May

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Kapiti Line between Porirua and Waikanae from Sunday 19 May - Wednesday 22 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Sunday 26 May 

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Kapiti Line between Porirua and Waikanae on Sunday 26 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Sunday 26 May - Wednesday 29 May

 Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Sunday 26 May 2019.
  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 27 May - Wednesday 29 May 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

 Saturday 1 June - Sunday 2 June

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Saturday 1 June - Sunday 2 June 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Kapiti Line between Wellington and Waikanae from Saturday 1 June -  Sunday 2 June 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

 

For bus pick-up locations check 'Where do I catch the bus?'

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 (external link) .

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