New Zealand Cities

Travelling by New Zealand rail, you can visit our largest and most exciting cities on both the North Island and South Island.


Welcome to New Zealand's largest city, where skyscrapers meet volcanic peaks.


From botanical gardens to the Hobbiton film sets, explore NZ’s fourth largest city.

Palmerston North

At the heart Manawatu, "Palmy" is a great base for exploring the Tararua and Ruahine mountain ranges


Get lost in our quirky capital, with tucked-away bars, cultural museums and much more.


Visit the ‘Garden City’ and immerse yourself in great food, architecture, and history.


Queenstown's outstanding scenery and world-class experiences will leave you breathless