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From Wellington to Manawatu Wanganui by train

Ohakune, Manawatu Wanganui
4h 50m

Wellington to Ohakune Schedule

Wellington to Ohakune Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
New Zealand Rail First Class Seat 07:55 – 12:45NZD 109.01

Wellington to Ohakune destination reviews

Bus Standard, InterCity Group, Nov 10, 2019
Perfect journey...would only suggest some visible signs/ direction within the airport to help locate where the inter city coaches are located!
1 customer reviews

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How to get from Wellington to Ohakune?

When you want to get from Wellington to Ohakune, your choices are limited. There is only one option we offer for this route:

  • Train

How far is Wellington from Ohakune?

The overland distance from Wellington to Ohakune is 179 miles (287 km).
The flying distance is 138 miles (221 km).

How long does it take to get from Wellington to Ohakune?

The travel time from Wellington to Ohakune takes 5 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Wellington to Ohakune?

To get from Wellington to Ohakune prepare to shell out about NZD 109.01 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Wellington to Ohakune?

Buses from Wellington to Manawatu Wanganui ride 55 times a day.
Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 departures a day.

Useful tips for travel from Wellington to Ohakune

While train is the only option we offer for this route, these simple tips and recommendations will help enhance your travel experience.


Things to remember before buying your bus ticket:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Do many travellers take train from Wellington to Ohakune?

Up to now, 559 booked train tickets from Wellington to Ohakune through our service. You can check reviews above.