Excursions

Welcome to the Mainline Steam 2015 Calendar page. We post details of our excursions once all the details are confirmed. This page is updated on a regular basis so please check back often to see what is happening.

 
  Thank you for your support over 2014. Please see below for other excursion information.
 

Mainline Steam Gift Vouchers.

The ideal gift for that train mad person in your life.
Vouchers are available in 50, 100 or 150 dollar denominations and can be used towards the purchase of a ticket on any of Mainline Steams public excursions.

Perfect for birthdays or just to say thanks to that someone special.

You can order yours by phoning 0800 462 978 or posting the order form to:

Mainline Steam, c/o 2 McEntee Road, Waitakere, Auckland, 0614. Fax: 09 820 9131


South Island Winter Excursions.
Thank you to those that have called inquiring about these excursions. Unfortunately we are not going to be able to operate these excursions this season as the carriages we normally hire from KiwiRail have been withdrawn from service nationwide and no others are available.


Mainline Steam
Marklin Express
Sunday 25th October 2015


Steam hauled excursion from Plimmerton to the Pahiatua Railcar Society on the out skirts of Pahiatua.

Enjoy spectacular views of the Kapiti Coast as we travel up into the Manawatu region and through the impressive Manawatu Gorge. If time allows we will make a few photo stops.
The Pahiatua Railcar Society will have their depot open and provide Railcar rides. An optional BBQ lunch is also available.

Departure time from Plimmerton 8:20am, arriving back at 6.40pm.

Fares:
Depart Plimmerton (08:20) or Paraparaumu (08:50)
Adult $145 includes entry and Railcar ride at Pahiatua Rail Car Society
Child $105 includes entry and Railcar ride at Pahiatua Rail Car Society

Depart Otaki (09:50) or Levin (10:05)
Adult $130 includes entry and Railcar ride at Pahiatua Rail Car Society
Child $95 includes entry and Railcar ride at Pahiatua Rail Car Society

Depart Palmerston North (11:25)
Adult $124 includes entry and Railcar ride at Pahiatua Rail Car Society
Child $90 includes entry and Railcar ride at Pahiatua Rail Car Society

Optional BBQ lunch, tea and coffee. $15 per person.

A booking form is available here. Or you can telephone 04 2338131 during business hours for bookings and inquiries.

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