Important notice regarding TranzAlpine train journeys. Due to a slip at Omoto this train service between Arthurs Pass and Greymouth and return will be coach replaced. The coaches will aim to run to the same schedule as the train timetable and affects bookings upto and including 22 November at this stage.
The Coastal Pacific connects with the Interislander ferry over the summer season, which takes you between the port of Picton and the capital city, Wellington through the magnificent Marlborough Sounds.
Immerse yourself in the rugged coastal architecture of New Zealand. Travelling between Picton and Christchurch, the Coastal Pacific journeys breathtakingly close to the Pacific Ocean, where the roaring sea meets enormous bush-clad mountains. Stop in Kaikoura for the day and experience some of the township’s world famous eco-tourism activities, such as whale watching or swimming with dolphins.