Scenic Class

Sit back and enjoy the elegance of our Scenic Class carriages while winding your way through the magnificent Southern Alps on your TranzAlpine™ journey.

Ascend the Southern Alps

East Coast to West Coast

Travel from coast to coast between Christchurch and Greymouth on one of the world's great train journeys.

Make it a magnificent day out with a return trip or turn it into an adventure by stopping Arthur's Pass and Moana.

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Hand-picked Packages 

Let us take care of everything with our TranzAlpine packages, bringing together accommodation, activities, and transfers, in an easy-to-buy and flexible bundle

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Package | Escape to the Garden City

Departing Greymouth, traverse the breathtaking terrain of the Southern Alps in comfort. Let us take you from one coast of New Zealand to the other as you journey to the charming city of Christchurch.
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Package | Discover West Coast

Departing Christchurch, let us take you on a journey to New Zealand's wild West Coast, where you'll discover an untamed world
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Discover Christchurch

The South Island's oldest city provides relaxation and entertainment in abundance, so give yourself plenty of time to explore and enjoy it!
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Upgrade to Scenic Plus

Make it a journey to savour with a regional menu of exquisite flavours delivered to your seat in our Scenic Plus Class

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Our friendly Scenic Plus hosts will make your journey relaxing and comfortable.

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From your window to your table, our menu of local produce is a mouthwatering affair.

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With our selection of local drinks and nibbles, you can sit back and enjoy the journey care-free.

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