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WELLINGTON
 New Zealand

Wellington Tranz Metro

 System

Tranz Metro Network

- operated by KiwiRail as "Tranz Metro"

- 4 lines radiating from Wellington Station, with trains running mostly every 30 minutes

- electrified, 1067 mm gauge

- distances: Wellington - Upper Hutt 32.4 km km
   Wellington - Johnsonville 10.5 km
   Wellington - Waikanae 55.5 km

- extended from Paraparaumu to Waikanae on 20 February 2011, while Muri station (located just 800 m north of Pukerua Bay station) closed on 30 April 2011.
- Kaiwharawhara Station closed on 21 November 2013

 

 Photos

Tranz Metro Wellington Station

Tranz Metro Tranz Metro

Wellington TrolleybusWellington Cable Car

 Links

Tranz Metro (Official Site)Urban Rail Down Under

Met Link (Greater Wellington's Public Transport Network)

Go Wellington (Bus & Trolleybus Operator)

Wellington Cable Car (Funicular)

KiwiRail > Rail Projects


Tranz Metro at Wikipedia

Wellington Tramway Museum

TranzMetro Fleet List

Tram-Train Advocacy Group "Trans-Action"

 

 

 

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