You need to book in advance to ensure the train will stop at Papakura Station. Please arrive 20 minutes early for the Northern Explorer. The crew will meet you on the platform and check you in.
Papakura Railway Station, Railway Street, Papakura 2110
Northern Explorer arrival & departure times
|Day||To Wellington||To Auckland|
|Mon • Thu • Sat||08:40 (8.40am)||-----|
|Tue • Fri • Sun||-----||17:55 (5.55pm)|
Please note, from September, the Northern Explorer will depart from Wellington on Wednesdays instead of Tuesday.
Papakura Station Facilities
Covered seating area
Step free access
Long Term Parking
AT Metro (Go Bus) operate local bus services throughout the area that connect with most of the major towns and districts in the Auckland area, including Auckland Airport. The bus stop is located immediately outside the main station building.