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A SUMMER OF TRAINS NOT PLANES

Dunedin Railways Presents

A SUMMER OF TRAINS NOT PLANES

9:30am, Sun 20 December, 2020 - 5:40pm, Sun 28 March, 2021

Event Details

This summer, experience two distinct train excursions that capture the stunning Dunedin hinterland and coastline - The Inlander and The Seasider. Both journeys will run each Sunday from 27 December 2020 until 28 March 2021.


The Inlander

Departing in the morning, The Inlander will run between Dunedin and Hindon. This return 3 ½ hour trip is an iconic scenic journey, travelling towards Central Otago with picturesque landscapes of hills and gorges, bridges and tunnels, pastureland and forests. It follows part of the route of the historic Otago Central Railway, constructed during Otago's Gold Rush.


The Seasider

Departing in the afternoon, The Seasider runs between Dunedin and Waitati with spectacular views of the Pacific Coast, including Otago Harbour and Peninsula, Port Chalmers and Blueskin Bay. The return 3 ½ hour trip includes a 2-hour stop at Waitati to explore the nearby attractions including Orokonui Ecosanctuary, Doctors Point Blueskin Nurseries or Arc Brewery.


Train Schedule

Both journeys will run each Sunday from 27 December 2020 until 28 March 2021, with a special Santa Express family trip on 20 December 2020. Click on the dates below to book your tickets today!

   20th December 2020 (SOLD OUT)
   14th February 2021 ❤️
   27th December 2020 (SOLD OUT)
   3rd January 2021 (SOLD OUT)
   10th  January 2021 (SOLD OUT)
   17th January 2021 (SOLD OUT)
   24th January 2021 (SOLD OUT)
    7th February 2021


Additional information
For more information on both train excursions please see our Frequently Asked Questions page and the Trains Not Planes website.


Group Bookings
To make a booking for more than 10 guests, please contact our team on [email protected].