Ocean cruising takes you to the edge of a country. Rail touring takes you to the very heart of it.
Thanks to New Zealand's railway pioneers who created railroads through some of the most inaccessible areas in New Zealand, Dunedin Railways is able to offer unique access to these stunning, remote locations, with its extended, specialist rail journeys.
Departing from either Christchurch or Dunedin, watch the world go by in comfort and get to know your fellow travellers, as our friendly knowledgeable staff take care of your every need.
Our journeys are designed to leave you with priceless memories, with each itinerary providing the perfect opportunity to explore the South Island in a personal and meaningful way.
“The scenery was just gorgeous!”
“Amazing that the workers managed to build the railway in such challenging conditions. Wonderful commentary...”
“An amazing train ride. The scenery was just a delight, always changing. It was a lovely afternoon out. Enjoyed by...”