Public Transport to the Start of the March for Life

Wellington has a good public transport system of buses and trains.

Train lines coming into Wellington Railway Station on a Saturday are:

  • Upper Hutt Line
  • Kapiti Line
  • Johnsonville Line

On Saturdays the trains leave the first stations (Upper Hutt, Waikanae and Johnsonville) every 30 minutes – e.g. 12:00; 12:30; 1:00.

Length of Journey

The following times are from the first station to Wellington Railway Station (Wellington City).

  • From Upper Hutt – 45 minute travel time
  • From Waikanae – 60 minute travel time
  • From Johnsonville – 23 minute travel time

From Wellington Railway Station to Civic Centre

It is approximately a 20 minute walk from Wellington Railway Station to The Civic Centre where the March for Life begins.

A 5 minute bus ride can be taken from Wellington Railway Station.  The buses take you to within a 3 minute walk of the Civic Centre Square.

Once you arrive at the Railway Station walk through tot the Bunny Street bus stops.  Some bus options are:

From Stop 5500.  Stop C.
Bus 14 (Wilton-Wgtn-Rongotai) Leaving 12:16; 12:46; 1:16; 1:45 pm
Bus 91 (Airport Flyer) Leaving 12:23; 12:43; 1:03; 1:22; 1:42 pm

From Stop 6001.  Stop B.
Bus 7 (Wgtn-Kingston) Leaving 1:02; 1:22; 1:42 pm
Bus 11 (Wgtn-Seatoun) Leaving 12:45; 1:00; 1:15; 1:30 pm

The bus ride is only 5 minutes from Bunny Street outside the Railway Station to Willbank Courts.

Get off all the buses at Willis Street Willbank Courts and walk 3 minutes across the Civic Square on Victoria Street.


A direct bus from Lower Hutt

The Airport Flyer bus runbs from Lower Hutt to the Airport and also stops on Willis Street, Willbank Courts – close to the Civic Centre.


To make your own journey plan

To make your own journey plan or to find buses from other areas of Wellington go to metlink.org.nz and insert your details in the PLAN box.