Wellington Station

Wellington is the southern terminal of the Northern Explorer. The station is conveniently located at the heart of the CBD (Central Business District), which makes the Northern Explorer and excellent way to travel into the heart of Wellington (see our page on Wellington for ideas of things to do and places to stay).


Wellington Railway Station , Pipitea , 6011

Checking in for the Northern Explorer

Tickets can be bought on the day if seats are available, but we recommend purchasing in advance.

Check-in opens at 7.15am and takes place at Counter 6 in the Ticket Hall.

We ask that you have your Booking Confirmation printed and ready to be exchanged for your Boarding Passes.

Please bring a small day-pack or handbag to carry anything you may need for the journey, all other baggage must be checked in - see the "Baggage" section.

Wellington Railway Station