Train Hire

You can hire your own train on the Weka Pass Railway:

  • Work or social club outings
  • End of year or other special functions
  • Wedding parties and wedding photos, etc
  • Filming and photo shoots

On the way to Waikari we can arrange a special stop for photographs.

At Waikari the Star and Garter Hotel, a Café and Tea Rooms are usually open.

Or Waikari and Glenmark Stations buildings are available for your use if you wish.

Our train is available for hire on any day with the exception of our notified public running days (click here), Christmas Day and Boxing day.


Steam Train Hire

prices valid from 1 September 2017

1 Carriage Steam Train
Round Trip Hire Fee $1,150 incl GST.
37 Seat Capacity
1-37 passengers(equivalent $31.08/seat)

  • 1 x heated carriage
  • 1 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)

 

2 Carriage Steam Train
Round Trip Hire Fee $1,990 incl GST.
75 Seat Capacity for 38-75 passengers
(equivalent $26.53/seat)

  • 2 x heated carriages
  • 1 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)
  • Wheel Chair Access is included

 

3 Carriage Steam Train
Round Trip Hire Fee $2,450 incl GST.
112 Seat Capacity for 76-112 passengers
(equivalent $21.87/seat)

  • 3 x heated carriages
  • 1 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)
  • Wheel Chair Access is included

 

4 Carriage Train Steam (Maximum)
Round Trip Hire Fee $2,790 incl GST.
151 Seat Capacity for 113-151 passengers
(equivalent $18.47/seat)

  • 4 x heated carriages
  • 2 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)
  • 1 x complementary Luggage Van (No seats)
  • Wheel Chair Access is included

 


Diesel Train Hire

1 Carriage Diesel Train
Round Trip Hire Fee $1,000 incl GST.
37 Seat Capacity 1-37 passengers
(equivalent $27.02/seat)

  • 1 x heated carriage
  • 1 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)

 

2 Carriage Diesel Train
Round Trip Hire Fee $1,250 incl GST.
75 Seat Capacity 38-75 passengers
(equivalent $16.66/seat)

  • 2 x heated carriages
  • 1 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)
  • Wheel Chair Access is included

 

3 Carriage Diesel Train
Round Trip Hire Fee $1,500 incl GST.
112 Seat Capacity 76-112 passengers
(equivalent $13.39/seat)

  • 3 x heated carriages
  • 1 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)
  • Wheel Chair Access is included

 

4 Carriage Train Diesel (Maximum)
Round Trip Hire Fee $1,800 incl GST.
151 Seat Capacity for 113-151 passengers
(equivalent $11.92/seat)

  • 4 x heated carriages
  • 2 x complementary open car air viewing carriage (No seats)
  • 1 x complementary Luggage Van (No seats)
  • Wheel Chair Access is included

 


For inquiries please contact us