How much is the train from Christchurch to Kaikoura?
Tickets cost $29 – $45 and the journey takes 2h 50m. Alternatively, KiwiRail operates a train from Christchurch to Kaikoura 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 – $65 and the journey takes 2h 53m.
Where does the Coastal Pacific train go?
About the journey The Coastal Pacific train operates between the delightful port of Picton – the gateway to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds – to Kaikoura – the home of whale watching and onto Christchurch – the South Island’s largest city.
Where does Coastal Pacific train stop at Christchurch?
The Coastal Pacific train stops at Kaikoura in the morning en-route to Picton, and again in the afternoon en-route to Christchurch. The station building, known colloquially as the Whaleway Station, is headquarters for one of New Zealand’s must-do activities, Whale Watch Kaikoura.
Does Christchurch have a railway station?
Christchurch railway station serves the town of Christchurch in Dorset (formerly in Hampshire), England. The station is on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line operated by South Western Railway.
Is the TranzAlpine train running?
TranzAlpine is running under the Traffic Light system Under the Covid-19 Protection Framework (traffic light system) there are additional protective measures to enable customers and crew to enjoy their journey safely.
Is the train running from Christchurch to Picton?
Our Coastal Pacific Christchurch to Picton train runs long weekends throughout the summer season.
How much is the train from Blenheim to Christchurch?
The best way to get from Blenheim to Christchurch without a car is to train which takes 5h 11m and costs $75 – $95.
Is the train from Picton to Christchurch running?
What is there to do between Blenheim and Kaikoura?
Some of the best stops between the two destinations include Kaikoura Lavender Farm, Black Sand Beach, and the Blenheim wineries….Best Places to Stop on the Drive from Kaikoura to Picton
- Lavendyl – Kaikoura Lavender Farm.
- Ohau Point.
- Paparoa Point Rest Area.
- Black Sand Beach.
- Ward Beach Boulders.
Can you park at Christchurch train station?
Christchurch train station facilities At most South Western Railway stations, you’ll find car parking, ticket machines and smartcard options to get you ready for your journey, as well as South Western Railway customer help points if you need a helping hand.
When was Christchurch train station built?
Christchurch railway station, New Zealand
|Opened||1st: 1 December 1863 2nd: 21 December 1877 3rd: 5 April 1993|
|Closed||1st: 20 December 1877 2nd: 4 April 1993|
|Rebuilt||2nd: 1 November 1960|
|Electrified||2nd: 14 February 1929 – 18 September 1970|
How much does the TranzAlpine cost?
|Christchurch – Greymouth by TranzAlpine||Flexi fare NZ$ 189 (£99 or US$155) Starter fare* from NZ$ 119 (£62 or US$97)|