The Kingston Flyer

Kingston

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Open Hours: Contact us for a current operating time schedule.

Historical Steam Train Rides & Charters

Description

The Kingston Flyer has recently been fully restored and is now ready to roll! Cruise along the open scenic plains of the majestic Kingston to Fairlight track in historical carriages pulled by our restored AB Class Steam Locomotive. Surrounded by snow capped mountains and expansive farmland the Kingston Flyer offers a round trip excursion, with spectacular scenery from the Kingston Train Station on the shores of Lake Wakatpu, to the newly renovated Fairlight Train Station adjacent to the mighty Mataura River.

The Kingston Flyer will be operating public train rides approximately every two weeks on a Sunday starting in February until Easter 2022. Tickets are $65 for adults, and $25 for children (5-16yrs), children under 5yrs ride FREE. Planning an event or special occasion? We are also now taking bookings for private charters and functions. Please visit our website for more information at www.thekingstonflyer.nz.

Map & Directions

221 Kent Street, Kingston, New Zealand, 9793

Directions

Kingston is a breath taking 45 minute drive from Queenstown via State Highway 6. The winding drive meanders past the foot of The Remarkables and the Hector Mountains while following Lake Wakatipu to its eastern edge. The turnoff is easily spotted from the main highway, simply follow the main road (Kent Street) all the way to the Kingston Flyer Cafe & Bar where our friendly train staff will be waiting to greet you. Free parking is available outside the cafe located near the Kingston Foreshore.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

The Kingston Flyer has a 2 day cancellation policy allowing guests to cancel or reschedule up to 2 days prior from the time and date of their scheduled train ride. If you cannot travel because you are directly impacted by Covid-19 restrictions and regulations you will be offered the option to reschedule your experience or a refund. All refunds and cancellations made via online booking will be handled by our online booking agent BookIt NZ. You can contact them direct on support@bookit.co.nz or 0800 003633 during business hours Mon-Friday 9-5pm for further information. We ask guests to respect this policy.

General Terms & Conditions

By completing your booking with us it is accepted that you agree to our terms and conditions. Your booking is considered completed once we have received full payment by credit card. All transactions are conducted in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). The Kingston Flyer (and associated companies) reserve the right to amend timetables and cancel departures at any time. Our coaches are smoke-free zones no smoking will be permitted onboard.

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