Experience New Zealand's unique scenery by travelling on New Zealand's only integrated scenic sightseeing tour, coach, rail, ferry travel network.
Travelling on RailBus New Zealand's scenic travel network, you can travel from Auckland, Christchurch or Queenstown to major tourism destinations in New Zealand - like Paihia in the beautiful Bay of Islands or the thermal region of Rotorua or though lush alpine rain forests of the glacier region of South Island's west coast or New Zealand's highest mountain in the Southern Alps, whilst travelling from Queenstown to Christchurch on a network of scenic train, bus and coach services or choose from a range of scenic travel journeys, travel packages, local scenic coach tours or Rail Bus New Zealand's combined train/bus scenic travel passes.
By travelling on RailBus New Zealand's scenic travel network, travel can be on one or more of the three scenic rail journeys, through New Zealand's unique geography, from the famous Raurimu Spiral and the volcanic plateau to towering viaducts, spectacular gorges, hidden valleys of the North Island from the Auckland to Wellington train, to the rugged marine coastline of the South Island's east coast from the Picton to Christchurch train to the mountain alpine scenery of the Southern Alps from the Christchurch to Greymouth train.
Train travel is in modern carriages with advanced air bag suspension system for quieter and smoother travel, un-tinted, non-reflective, panoramic side and roof windows to capture the dramatic coastal and mountain views, GPS triggered journey commentary in five languages at your seat via headphones, plus information displays, are centrally heated/air conditioned for passenger comfort, onboard washroom facilities and have either '2 Seat-Aisle-2 Seat' forward facing reclining seats with head rests or 'Table Group' (4 people around a table) seating allowing you to experience the amazing views of either the North or South Islands, while enjoying the company of other passengers. Each train has its own a café carriage offering a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, snacks and light meals, open air viewing carriage and a team of friendly staff to provide assistance during your travel.
Add to your scenic train travel with a scenic coach service or tour, so you can visit other major tourism destinations in New Zealand - north from Auckland to Paihia in the beautiful Bay of Islands or south to the thermal region of Rotorua or from Greymouth to Queenstown though lush alpine rain forests of the glacier region of South Island's west coast or from Queenstown - cruise the majestic Milford Sound or see Mt Cook/Aoraki - New Zealand's highest mountain in the Southern Alps, whilst travelling from Queenstown to Christchurch in modern luxury eco-friendly, air-conditioned coaches with panoramic windows, reclining seats with head and foot rests and friendly drivers.
By using a Scenic Bus/Train Pass, you can explore New Zealand, travelling on New Zealand's national passenger rail, bus and coach travel networks in any direction including selected sightseeing tours, at you own pace - giving you value for money travel through out New Zealand, whether you are an independent traveller, a family or small group, who want to get the best out of your New Zealand holiday.
So, sit back, relax and enjoy some of the finest scenery that New Zealand has to offer.