Ticket Prices

Please see “What’s Happening” for the latest information, and timetable.

Please arrive about 15 minutes prior to time of departure to allow time to purchase tickets from the Station platform shop.


NEW TIMETABLE fares – starting Boxing Day 26th December 2022 – Sunday 12th February 2023

Type of ticket Single (one way) $ Return $
Adult 15 30
NZ Gold Card 18 25
Junior school age child 5 10
Child under school age free free
Family 35 70
Cycle-train (Taumarere-Lone Cow) Gold coin Koha x




All Friends of BOIVR (formerly Gabriel Club) Members get a 50% discount on fares! See “Gabriel Club” to find out how to become a member for this cost-effective way to travel.

Please note that tickets are not transferable. For safety reasons, we are not allowed to carry unaccompanied children.

Donations are always welcome to help keep our beautiful trains on the rails!