Get tickets on one of our steam or diesel hauled train trips or check out future rail journeys that are coming up.
Sunday 14 October 2018
Departs: 9:10am Paekakariki
Arrives: 5:30pm Paekakariki
Steam hauled train journey to Woodville via the Manawatu Gorge. An easy way to inspect the gorge.
Southern Diesel Rail Tour
Wednesday 17 October 2018
One week rail adventure. 17 to 23 October 2018. Hauled by veteran English Electric locos. Departs from Christchurch. Travels to Arthurs Pass, Oamaru, Dunedin & Invercargill. Travel for individual days available.
Wednesday 17 October 2018
Departs: 8:50am Christchurch
Arrives: 5:45pm Christchurch
A great way to experience the route of the Tranz Alpine to Arthurs Pass. Ride the rails in heritage carriages with open end balconies and hauled by an imacuately restored diesel locomotive on a special day adventure from Christchurch to Arthurs Pass.
Waimea Silver Fern
Saturday 20 October 2018
Departs: 9:00am Dunedin
Arrives: 5:00pm Dunedin
Silver Fern Railcar from Dunedin to Gore and return. Includes visit (bus transfer) to Mandeville the home of Rogers K92 at the Waimea Plains Railway and the Croydon Aviation Museum.
Monday 22 October 2018
Departs: 8:00am Dunedin
Arrives: 7:30pm Dunedin
Day excursion from Dunedin to Invercargill hauled by restored English Electric diesel locomotives. Plenty of time in Invercargill to visit local attractions such as Transport World.
Christmas Grand Circle Rail Cruise
Sunday 2 December 2018
Departs: 7:10am Paekakariki
Arrives: 5:45pm Paekakariki
Diesel hauled excursion train circumnavigating the Tararuas. Runs from Paekakariki via Palmerston North, Manawatu Gorge, Wairarapa, Rimutaka Tunnel and Wellington back to Paekakariki. Optional stop at Mauriceville Country fair or Paper Road Vineyard.
Departs: See timetable
Arrives: See timetable
Selected dates over the summer. Short steam hauled nostalgic train rides from Picton to Blenheim and return. Hauled by Ab608 “Passchendaele”.
The Marlborough Flyer is operated by Steam Incorporated on behalf of the Pounamu Tourism Group. For all bookings and enquires see Marlborough Flyer website. Or phone (03) 974 1812. Bookings can also be made at the Picton and Blenheim i-SITES.
Saturday 5 January 2019
Departs: 8:10am Paekakariki
Arrives: 9:30pm Paekakariki
Travel with Steam Incorporated north from Kapiti via the spectacular Manawatu Gorge to the Tararua and north Wairarapa regions. Select from either, Eketahuna (Mt Bruce & Middleton Model Railway), Opaki (Paper Road Vineyard, north of Masterton), or Masterton as your destination. An ideal Xmas gift!
Other future train travel
Napier Deco Delights
16th February 2019
24th March 2019
More details about these train trips will be added on our website when available.
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See photos of some of our past tours at www.steaminc.org.nz/photo-gallery/tours/