The Northern Explorer will always stop at Palmerston North Station. Please check in at the station at least 20 minutes prior to departure. You are able to purchase tickets for the Northern Explorer at Palmerston North Station, however we strongly encourage you to book online in advance.
Palmerston North Railway Station , 4412
Northern Explorer arrival & departure times
|Day||To Wellington||To Auckland|
|Mon • Thu • Sat||16:20 (4.20pm)||-----|
|Tue • Fri • Sun||-----||10:00 (10.00am)|
|Wednesday||No service||No service|
Please note, from September, the Northern Explorer will depart from Wellington on Wednesdays instead of Tuesday.
Palmerston North facilities
Covered waiting area
Long term parking
Taxis can be organised to collect you from the station. Please speak to the onboard staff to organise this.