TranzAlpine Fares

Get a Flexi Plus train fare with unlimited stops and date flexibility or grab a limited saver train fare for the TranzAlpine.

TranzAlpine on the high plains of the Southern Alps

The following fares are subject to availability may not always be visible or bookable in your region. 

 

Get unlimited stops and total freedom:

Flexi Plus fare

With a TranzAlpine Flexi Plus train fare, you can explore between Christchurch and Greymouth at your leisure. Flexi Plus train fares include free stopovers and date changes, so you can change your plans whenever you like!

Flexi-Plus fares include:

  • Free unlimited stopovers (hop off and visit towns and places of interest en-route)
  • Fully refundable up to 24 hours before travel
  • Fully flexible, with unlimited free date changes up to 24 hours before travel
  • Fully changeable, so you can change your destination, start point, or add stopovers up to 24 hours before travel (amended travel must be within 6 months of original travel date)
  • Bookable any time before the train departs (subject to seat availability)

 

Go flexible for less:

Flexi fare

Our Flexi fare includes free stopovers, so you can stop wherever you like along the TranzAlpine route. You also get unlimited date changes should your plans change.

Flexi fares include:

  • 50% refundable up to 24 hours before travel
  • Unlimited date changes up to 24 hours before travel (a fare upgrade might be required and amended travel must be within 6 months of the original travel date)
  • Free stopovers (stop off and visit towns and places of interest en-route)
  • Bookable any time before the train departs (subject to fare availability)

 

Grab an early-kiwi-bird deal:

Starter fare

A limited number of Starter fares for the TranzAlpine are released into the domestic market during low season. Stopovers can be added at an additional cost and date changes are allowed, though they are likely to incur an upgrade fee when changing travel plans at short notice.

Starter fares are:

  • Non-refundable
  • Unlimited date changes up to 24 hours before travel (a fare upgrade might be required and travel must be within 6 months of the original travel date)
  • $10 Stopover fee for each stop added (Stopovers must be booked at least 48 hours before travel)
  • Bookable any time before the train departs (subject to seat availability)