Valid from: 15/01/2018 5:00am

For more information about the maintenance and project work underway on the rail network visit our Projects page. See below for service information on when buses will be replacing trains.

15th Jan Calander 2018

Upcoming planned Rail Maintenance (15 January - 18 February 2018) PDF - 78 KB

Sunday 18 February - Wednesday 21 February 2018

Hutt Valley Line

  • Buses will be replacing some evening train services between Wellington and Upper Hutt from Sunday 18 February until Wednesday 21 February 2018.
  • The detailed timetable will be available soon.

Sunday 18 February

Kapiti Line

  • Buses will be replacing some train services on the Kapiti Line on Sunday 18 February, details are still to be confirmed.
  • The detailed timetable will be 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.

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