Mt Ruapehu Snow Train
Take a train ride from Wellington to Mt Ruapehu! Package includes a 2 day Flexi Pass.

Snow Train is Calling!

Grab a Snow Train Package for a return trip in the 'Mt Ruapehu Carriage' on the Northern Explorer & a 2 Day Flexi Pass to use at either Tūroa or Whakapapa! Limited availability so book now!

Snow Train Package - $299

2 day Flexi Pass + a return train ride from Wellington + onboard snack.
(if paying by credit card fee applies)

Train station pick ups/drop offs in Ohakune & National Park are available through Chur Shuttles and select accommodation providers.You must travel on the dates specified, pick your journey below.

Wellington to Mt Ruapehu Return

WGTN to Ohakune 24/08/2018 departs 7.55am, arrives 12.44pm (National Park 1.14pm)
Ohakune to WGTN 27/08/2018 departs 1.45pm (National Park 1.15pm), arrives 6.25pm

Wellington Station - 1 Bunny St, Pipitea, Wellington 6011.
Ohakune Station – Thames Street, Ohakune Junction, Ohakune.
National Park Station - Bottom of Findlay Street, National Park Village.

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Season & Life Pass Holders

We can now offer all our Season & Life Pass holders a special deal to get a seat on the fast approaching snow train! There is only one departure from Wellington and one from Auckland this season so grab your gear and join us. The package includes return tickets on the mighty Northern Explorer, a Group Ski/Snowboard Workshop(lesson) and a $75 voucher that can be used anywhere on mountain.
Season Pass Snow Train Package $299

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Accommodation providers with station pickups/drop offs

Places to stay

Luggage Policy

Please be aware luggage policy is 1 piece of luggage weighing no more than 23kg per person (this can be a ski/snowboard bag). Maximum of two additional pieces of baggage, not exceeding 23kg each, can be purchased at $20 per piece. Limit of one set of ski’s/snowboard per person.

Any additional baggage that needs to be charged extra will need to be paid at the train station before departure.

General Conditions of Carriage for Scenic Rail Passengers
Rate is confirmed subject to train operating.
Cancellation of package is non-refundable if train operates.

For all luggage & train ride T's & C's see here

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