Location and Opening hours

Kapiti Miniature Railway is located in Marine Gardens, 338A Rosetta Road, Raumati Beach on the Kapiti Coast, 50km north of Wellington. (View Google map). We are usually open on Sunday afternoons from 1.00 pm until 4.00 pm.


Matariki afternoon run - Friday 24 June, 1-4 pm. Usual fares apply. Proceeds to Kapiti Food Bank.


We are operating at COVID-19 Traffic Light System ORANGE. Vaccine passes are NOT required. Masks are optional, please follow our station staff instructions when waiting, boarding a train and leaving the station area.  Thank you for your cooperation.


Like and Subscribe to our Facebook page for updates on when we are running or if the weather looks a bit dodgy.  Bring your family down for a picnic and an enjoyable ride on our railway.


Go to the Reviews page on Facebook to give us your thoughts on your visit to our railway.


See us on ServiceFinder.



Single trip ticket - $1.50 per person
Six trip ticket - $8.00
Twelve trip ticket - $15.00
Children under 3 – Free
CASH ONLY, sorry no eftpos.  Cash machines in local shopping centre.  Koha or donations welcome.
Drive a train – just $10 will get you in the driver’s seat for a trip around the track with a club member.  

Just ask at the ticket office.

Twilight Runs


Our next twilight run will be at the close of Matariki on Friday 8 July from 5 pm - 8 pmProceeds to Kapiti Food Bank.


Then on the change of daylight saving in September 2022. 


Bring warm clothing and cash for your rides.


Check our Facebook page and Beach FM for more information and updates.