We are open to the public for train rides 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month and selected public holidays of the year with a steam locomotive in service, supplemented by diesel locomotive or railcar. Trains operate over a 1.5km section of restored track that was originally part of the Wellington to Upper Hutt main line. Return trips take approx.15 minutes return and run on demand through out the day. Picnic facilities are avalible at our station and there is a shop where refresments including drinks and ice creams along with a range of souvenirs can be purchased. Eftpos is avalible (no credit card).

Silver Steam Railway
Reynolds Bach Dr
(off Eastern Hutt Road)
Silverstream, Upper Hutt
(04) 563 7348
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P O Box 48117
Upper Hutt 5142

Operating Days and Hours

OPEN 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month and selected public holidays, 11am to 4pm, all weather.


For entry to Silver Stream Railway and a all day ticket to ride on our train as many times as you like:

Adults: $14
Children under 2: Free
Children under 5: $4
Children 14 and under: $8
Families (2 adults, 2 children): $40

Birthday Hire - Full carriage up to 28 people: $195

Birthday note: If you wish to bring more people beyond the 28, then the charge for these people will be at our standard entry prices.

We have EFTPOS facilities.

Please phone the Stationmaster on Sundays (04) 563 7348 for further enquiries. Click here to book a birthday party, special occasion, charter or event.