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You can buy Metlink train tickets from selected stations and ticket agents (see hours and locations below), using standard payment methods such as credit cards, debit cards and cash. Single trip tickets, Event tickets and Metlink Explorer day passes can be purchased on the trains with cash only. Correct change is appreciated. 

You can purchase your Rail Monthly or MonthlyPlus pass online.

Stations

Metlink train ticket offices follow their Sunday opening hours on public holidays.

Station name Opening hours


Wellington Station

Monday - Thursday
6.30am - 8pm
Friday & Saturday
6.30am - 1.15am
Sunday
6.30am - 7.10pm



Porirua Station
Monday - Friday
5.30am - 6.30pm (Closed for staff break 9.45am - 10.15am & 2.00pm - 2.30pm)
Saturday
8.30am - 4.15pm (Closed for staff break 12.45pm - 1.15pm)
Sunday
Closed


Paraparaumu Station
Monday - Friday
5.25am - 6.10pm (Closed for staff break 9.45am - 10.15am & 2.30pm - 3.00pm)
Saturday & Sunday
Closed


Waikanae Station
Monday - Friday
5.20am - 12:45pm (Closed for staff break 10.00am - 10.30am)
Saturday & Sunday
Closed


Petone Station
Monday - Friday
6.15am - 1.30pm  (Closed for staff break 10.55am - 11.25am)
Saturday & Sunday
Closed


Waterloo Station
Monday - Friday
5.45am - 1.00pm (Closed for staff break 10.05am - 10.35am)
Saturday & Sunday
Closed


Upper Hutt Station
Monday - Friday
5.20am - 6.30pm (Closed for staff break 9.25am - 9.55am & 2.20pm - 2.50pm)
Saturday & Sunday
Closed
Carterton Station Opens 30 minutes prior to the departure of 
each Wellington-bound service Monday to Friday
Featherston Station Opens 30 minutes prior to the departure of 
each Wellington-bound service Monday to Friday
Masterton Station Opens 30 minutes prior to the departure of 
each Wellington-bound service

Ticket Agents

WellingtonKapitiHutt ValleyWairarapa

Agent Address

Wellington

Freemans Lotto and News Agency Ground Floor
Rutherford House
23 Lambton Quay
Wellington
City Cards & Mags 112 Lambton Quay
Wellington
Broderick Dairy 66 Broderick Road
Johnsonville
Mac's Photo and Lotto 182 Main Road
Tawa

Kapiti

Paekakariki Village Grocery Store 11 Beach Road
Paekakariki
Macks Track Plimmerton Railway Station
Plimmerton
Kapiti Mags

Coastlands Parade
Paraparaumu

Hutt Valley

Melling Station Cafe Pharazyn Street
Lower Hutt
Woburn SuperValue 1/5 Cambridge Terrace
Lower Hutt
Two Ten Dairy  210 Knights Road
Waterloo
Trentham Post Shop 9 Camp Street
Silverstream
Maclean Street Store 42 Maclean Street
Wallaceville
Silverstream Cruise and Holiday Centre Corner of Kiln Street and Whitemans Road
Silverstream
City Stop 2 Wakefield Street
Upper Hutt
Waterloo Four Square

13 Hardy St
Waterloo
Lower Hutt

Wairarapa

Greytown Motors 230 Main Road
Greytown