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Taieri Gorge Railway Return Trip Dunedin to Middlemarch

For 1 person
$130 each
1 Adult
$130 each

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  • Iconic 154km rail journey through Otago
  • Disembark along the way for photo opportunities
  • Take in the rich pioneering history of the region

Make the scenic journey from Dunedin to Middlemarch by rail and take in the incredible natural scenery along with the engineering feats of the early railway pioneers. With the railway blending into the natural environment perfectly, you’ll be amazed by the beauty and peace that the region offers.

What's Included?

  • Return rail journey from Dunedin to Middlemarch
  • Journey commentary
  • Access to the onboard cafe
  • Photo opportunties

Board your train at the beautiful Dunedin Railway Station and journey along the iconic rail track towards MIddlemarch. You’ll travel through the southern part of Dunedin city until Wingatui Junction before heading along the Taieri branch of the track. Head across the plains and into the gorge, carved out over the years by the ancient Taieri River.

Cross countless bridges and viaducts and pass through ten tunnels en route to your destination with opportunity to dismebark for a few moments along the way for photos. Stand in awe at the incredible landscape and the amazing feats of engineering whilst listening to commentary from your train manager as they share their knowledge of the regions pioneering history.

Session Length

  • Please allow six hours for this experience
  • Available on Fridays and Sundays from October to April
  • Available once per week May to September
  • Departs Dunedin at 9.30am


Child pricing applies to those who are high school ages or younger.


Once this experience has been confirmed changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.

Dress Code

Wear comfortable, casual clothes. Trips feature the possibility for you to disembark the train on various points of interest, so flat shoes are recommended. Please do not forget to take your camera!

This experience departs from Dunedin and travels to Middlemarch.