Valid from: 17/06/2019 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.

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Upcoming planned Rail Maintenance (17 June - 21 July 2019) PDF - 93 KB

Sunday 16 June - Wednesday 19 June

Johnsonville Line (external link)

Hutt Valley Line (external link)

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Sunday 16 June 2019.
  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 17 June - Wednesday 19 June 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available PDF - 105 KB.

Kapiti Line (external link)

Sunday 23 June

Wairarapa Line (external link)

Sunday 23 June - Wednesday 26 June

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Sunday 23 June 2019.
  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 24 June - Wednesday 26 June 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available PDF - 105 KB.

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services on the Kapiti Line between Wellington and Waikanae on Sunday 23 June 2019.

Monday 1 July - Wednesday 3 July

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 1 July - Wednesday 3 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services on the Kapiti Line between Wellington and Porirua from Monday 1 July - Wednesday 3 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Sunday 7 July

Wairarapa Line

  • Buses will be replacing two Sunday train services on the Wairarapa line between Wellington and Masterton on Sunday 7 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services on the Kapiti Line between  Wellington and Waikanae on Sunday 7 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Saturday 7 July - Wednesday 10 July

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Sunday 7 July 2019.
  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 8 July - Wednesday 10 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Saturday 13 July - Sunday 14 July

Johnsonville Line

  •  Buses will be replacing all train services on the Johnsonville Line between Wellington and Johnsonville from Saturday 13 July - Sunday 14 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Sunday 14 July

Wairarapa Line

  • Buses will be replacing two Sunday train services on the Wairarapa line between Wellington and Masterton on Sunday 14 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Sunday 14 July - Wednesday 17 July

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Sunday 14 July 2019.
  • Buses will replace some evening train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Monday 15 July - Wednesday 17 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Friday 19 July 

Wairarapa Line

  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services on the Wairarapa Line between Wellington and Masterton on Friday 19 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Saturday 20 July - Sunday 21 July

Wairarapa Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Wairarapa Line between Wellington and Masterton on Saturday 20 July - Sunday 21 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing all train services on the Hutt Valley line between Wellington and Upper Hutt on Saturday 20 July - Sunday 21 July 2019.
  • Detailed timetable available soon.

Check here for bus pick-up locations

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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