Christchurch Railway Station

Addington Christchurch Railway Station

 

Christchurch Railway Station office is open for Check-in and Ticket sales from 6am daily.

You can buy tickets for the Coastal Pacific and TranzAlpine at Christchurch Station on the day of travel, but we strongly encourage you to Book online in advance. Standing is not allowed, so if all seats are sold out, you will not be able to travel. The Ticket Office closes at 4.00pm.

 

  • Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure.
  • All wheeled cabin bags, large bags, backpacks and suitcases need to be checked-in.
  • Bring a small day-pack or handbag to carry anything you may need for the journey.

 

Christchurch Railway Station, Troup Drive, Addington, Christchurch 8011

 

 

TranzAlpine Timetable

From
Christchurch Greymouth
Operating times

The TranzAlpine runs daily departing Christchurch at 8:15 am.  It stops at Greymouth for 1 hour before departing Greymouth at 2:05 pm and arriving back at Christchurch at 6:31 pm. The TranzAlpine does not run on Christmas day.

Arrives
Departs
Station

 

 

Christchurch Station Facilities

Travel Centre and Ticket Office

Travel Centre and Ticket Office

Christchurch railway station acts as a travel centre for The Great Journeys of New Zealand, selling tickets for all our services over the counter. The travel centre is open daily from 8am to 5pm.

Although you can buy tickets on the day, we strongly recommend booking in advance to guarantee travel.

The Travel Centre can be called on 0800 872 467 or contacted via email on bookings@greatjourneysofnz.co.nz.

 

Covered seating area

Covered seating area

Toilets

Toilets

Information Desk

Information Desk

Smoking area

Smoking area

Step free access

Step free access

Be.accessible rated: Bronze

Be.accessible rated: Bronze

Long Term Parking

Long Term Parking

Taxi Rank

Taxi Rank

Local buses

Local buses

Long distance coach connections

Long distance coach connections