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Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived in on the Northern Explorer to this fabulous old building. Easy access out (no rabbit warrens to navigate through) although many of us from the train did have to ask staff exactly which way we go Beautiful architecture that has been well maintained. Transport...More

Thank Jeanne N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worthy of being featured in a David Bowie movie, the railway station is handy to everywhere by bus or train. The hustle bustle never lasts too long and it’s great to have the Metro New World right inside too. Easy access to public rest rooms,...More

Thank KIWI333111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only a place to go to catchbtrains to take you places but a place to look at architecture too. Lots to see in there

Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The station has character and charm whilst also being extremely functional. Something we visit and make use of every time we visit Wellington.

Thank JonTelamar
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This railway station is a grand old building with a feeling of spaciousness but still easy to find your platform and train! There's a small supermarket attached that's very convenient and a great shoe and bag repair shop! As to be expected from these cavernous...More

Thank RayC888
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Railway station is a hub of transport. Intercity departs and arrives at here. Interisland shuttle is available also. Some metro buses stop at here as well. The train goes and comes from north is also found at here.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Busy, safe and centrally located. I liked what I saw at the Wellington Railway Station with security personnel visible in the middle of the busy terminal, dressed in hi-viz jackets, watching the flow of commuters weave their way through the gates either to the trains...More

Thank U1743CAjoanm
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Wellingto Railway Station is the start, or end point of your rail journey. Tickets are easy to purchase from the ticket booths, with a supermarket very handy and places to eat and drink, you can't go too far wrong. It even has a drycleaners....More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Beautiful entrance in an old building. Nearby Parliament and famous Lambton Quay. Intercity Bus Stoppage is there at Platform 9. So, bus and train at one place. Convenience store and doodie places are there.

Thank bkdashbbsr
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Nicely restored train station with a full service small grocery store and several restaurants and bars. Lots of commuter traffic. This is where you catch The Northern Explorer north to Auckland. Checked baggage needs to be taken to the baggage car at the beginning of...More

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maureenoreilly
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My daughter who was visiting from Australia traveled by train to Wellington where we caught the flyer bus to Queensgate mall and returned the same service was excellent I often do this trip myself daughter was most impressed
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