Take in the breathtaking sceneries of South Island’s stunning mountains and the vast Canterbury Plains aboard the TranzAlpine, New Zealand’s best inland rail service. Watch the scenic views outside from the comfort of a modern and spacious cabin. Travel to South Island’s stunning natural wonders by taking a train between Christchurch and Greymouth. Marvel at epic vistas, edges of the ice-fed Waimakariri River, the Southern Alps, and see miles of native beech forests. Running along with a total of 223 kilometers railway, TranzAlpine is one of the best ways to witness New Zealand’s breathtaking natural sceneries. So what are you waiting for? Book now and enjoy a scenic and comfortable trip between Christchurch and Greymouth.

 

Departure Routes & Schedule

Christchurch to Greymouth:

  • Departure Location: Christchurch
  • Time: 08:15
  • Arrive at 13:05

Greymouth to Christchurch:

  • Departure Location: Greymouth
  • Time: 14:05
  • Arrive at 18:16
  • Please arrive at the station atleast 20 minutes prior to your scheduled depart time
  • The departure time may change due to weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances

Luggage Information

  • Pets and large items such as skis, surfboards, wheelchairs, and golf bags can be accommodated. Please indicate any pets or large items at checkout
  • Maximum of 1 standard luggage and 1 handbag per person
  • Luggage Weight Limit: No single bag may weigh more than 32kg or 71lbs
  • Extra fees may apply for oversized and/or additional luggage. Please pay any extra fees directly to the operator
  • Wheeled bags and cabin bags are not allowed inside the carriages and must be checked in. Please bring a small bag for your small items
  • Bags over 32kg will not be accepted and must be repacked for an extra charge
  • Maximum volume per bag is 200cm. This can be calculated by adding the height, length, and width of the bag all together
  • Additional luggage, bikes (maximum of 2, subject to availability), other large items: NZD20 per piece
  • Repacking charges: NZD10 for bags over 32kg
  • Bikes with trailers (maximum of 1, subject to availability): NZD50

Eligibility

  • Children aged 0-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult
  • Children aged 0-1 can travel free of charge provided they will not occupy separate seats
  • Child ticket: Age 2-14

Additional Information

  • Smoking is forbidden inside the train
  • Passengers are prohibited from drinking alcoholic beverages inside the trains. Alcoholic beverages must be stored inside your luggage during the trip
  • This vehicle is stroller and wheelchair-accessible
  • If you would like to stop over at any intermediate station during the journey, please indicate your leaving station and departure date upon check out
  • The departure times are fixed daily. There are no extra fees for stop overs at intermediate stations
  • Pet Policy:
  • Only certified assistance dogs are allowed and must wear an identification tag with the owner’s name, address and telephone number
  • During the trip, your dog must be restrained by its lead and seated on an absorbent mat which you’ll need to bring with you
  • You will need to prepare your dog for the journey by exercising and limiting its fluid intake for several hours before boarding the train

Address

Christchurch Railway Station

  • Christchurch Railway Station, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • How to get there: Take bus No.120 to Whiteleigh Ave near Troup Dr. Then, take a 5-minute walk towards the station

TranzAlpine Ticket between Christchurch and Greymouth

Take in the breathtaking sceneries of South Island’s stunning mountains and the vast Canterbury Plains aboard the TranzAlpine, New Zealand’s best inland rail service. Watch the scenic views outside from the comfort of a modern and spacious cabin. Travel to South Island’s stunning natural wonders by taking a train between Christchurch and Greymouth. Marvel at epic vistas, edges of the ice-fed Waimakariri River, the Southern Alps, and see miles of native beech forests. Running along with a total of 223 kilometers railway, TranzAlpine is one of the best ways to witness New Zealand’s breathtaking natural sceneries. So what are you waiting for? Book now and enjoy a scenic and comfortable trip between Christchurch and Greymouth.

 

Departure Routes & Schedule

Christchurch to Greymouth:

  • Departure Location: Christchurch
  • Time: 08:15
  • Arrive at 13:05

Greymouth to Christchurch:

  • Departure Location: Greymouth
  • Time: 14:05
  • Arrive at 18:16
  • Please arrive at the station atleast 20 minutes prior to your scheduled depart time
  • The departure time may change due to weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances

Luggage Information

  • Pets and large items such as skis, surfboards, wheelchairs, and golf bags can be accommodated. Please indicate any pets or large items at checkout
  • Maximum of 1 standard luggage and 1 handbag per person
  • Luggage Weight Limit: No single bag may weigh more than 32kg or 71lbs
  • Extra fees may apply for oversized and/or additional luggage. Please pay any extra fees directly to the operator
  • Wheeled bags and cabin bags are not allowed inside the carriages and must be checked in. Please bring a small bag for your small items
  • Bags over 32kg will not be accepted and must be repacked for an extra charge
  • Maximum volume per bag is 200cm. This can be calculated by adding the height, length, and width of the bag all together
  • Additional luggage, bikes (maximum of 2, subject to availability), other large items: NZD20 per piece
  • Repacking charges: NZD10 for bags over 32kg
  • Bikes with trailers (maximum of 1, subject to availability): NZD50

Eligibility

  • Children aged 0-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult
  • Children aged 0-1 can travel free of charge provided they will not occupy separate seats
  • Child ticket: Age 2-14

Additional Information

  • Smoking is forbidden inside the train
  • Passengers are prohibited from drinking alcoholic beverages inside the trains. Alcoholic beverages must be stored inside your luggage during the trip
  • This vehicle is stroller and wheelchair-accessible
  • If you would like to stop over at any intermediate station during the journey, please indicate your leaving station and departure date upon check out
  • The departure times are fixed daily. There are no extra fees for stop overs at intermediate stations
  • Pet Policy:
  • Only certified assistance dogs are allowed and must wear an identification tag with the owner’s name, address and telephone number
  • During the trip, your dog must be restrained by its lead and seated on an absorbent mat which you’ll need to bring with you
  • You will need to prepare your dog for the journey by exercising and limiting its fluid intake for several hours before boarding the train

Address

Christchurch Railway Station

  • Christchurch Railway Station, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • How to get there: Take bus No.120 to Whiteleigh Ave near Troup Dr. Then, take a 5-minute walk towards the station

Note:

  • All prices are quoted in Australian Dollars and include GST
  • If purchase one ticket only – Please email us to arrange it for you (Email address: info@delightfultravelaus.com)
  • Please read the terms and conditions below the website before you purchase
  •  This product  non-refundable once booked
  • Children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied and supervised by an adult (18+) for the duration of the tour

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