Our Scenic Trains

Our family of Scenic trains offer remarkable and unique views and travel experiences on New Zealand rail

Discover a better way to see beautiful New Zealand

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Northern Explorer

Travel 658km between Auckland and Wellington on our Northern Explorer scenic train to discover the heart of New Zealand culture
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Coastal Pacific

Cruise the Pacific coastline on the Coastal Pacific, with soaring mountains, secret beaches and gorgeous sea views
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Climb through the majestic Southern Alps between Christchurch and Greymouth on our world-famous TranzAlpine scenic train
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Savour the moment in Scenic Plus

There is more than scenery on the menu in our Scenic Plus Class, as we serve the flavours of our land while it glides by your window
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Class Comparison Guide

Learn the differences between Scenic Class and Scenic Class with our simple guide and Comparison Chart
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Need and alternative meal?

If you're not nuts about nuts or have special requirements, then see our selection of delicious alternative meals
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Contact us online

Ask us a question about our Scenic train service or request a change to your train booking using our online form
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