World-class Rail Excursions

Pounamu Rail is a division of Pounamu Travel Ltd dedicated to world-class rail excursions.

Pounamu Rail caters for exclusive private charters, working closely with our valued partners at Steam Incorporated and KiwiRail.

Steam locomotive journeys are a nostalgic reminder of the glorious days of steam train travel.

New Zealand is blessed geographically, boasting some of the worlds’ most iconic and majestic railway journeys.

Experience the adrenalin, excitement, romance and breath-taking beauty of steam locomotive travel in New Zealand.