Class Comparison Chart

While our Scenic Class focuses on the simple beauty outside of your window, our Scenic Plus Class brings that beauty to your table with an inclusive menu of local dishes and regional wines. 

Our comparison chart provides a quick overview of our Scenic train experiences:

 

 
Scenic Class
Scenic Plus
 
 
Panoramic windows
Yes
Yes
 
 
Open-air viewing
Yes
Yes
 
 
Scenic Cafe
Yes
Yes
 
 
At Seat service
No
Yes
 
 
Dining experience
No
Yes
 
 
Inclusive drinks
No
Yes
 
 
Headphone commentary
Yes
Yes
 
 
Hosted commentary
No
Yes
 
 
Access­ible
Yes
Yes

Explore Scenic Class

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Explore our Scenic Class Carriages

Settle down for the journey of a lifetime, with huge panoramic windows and comfy reclined seating
Explore our carriage
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Take a break in our Cafe

Explore our Scenic Cafe, where you'll find hot and cold food and drinks to feast upon along with the views
Explore the Cafe
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Enjoy the great outdoors

Become immersed in New Zealand's famous scenery by stepping out into our Open-air Viewing Carriage
Explore outdoors

Discover Scenic Plus

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Discover Scenic Plus

Savour the sights and flavours of New Zealand with our Scenic Plus experience
Discover Scenic Plus
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Scenic Plus Dining

Get an authentic taste of rural New Zealand with local delicacies delivered to your seat
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Scenic Plus Hosting

Our Scenic Plus hosting experience will captivate you with the stories of your journey
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