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AA Members enjoy special discounted rates on The Great Journeys of New Zealand Scenic Trains.
Take advantage of these great discounts by booking online and enter one of the following promo codes on the payment page:
- For 10% off Flexi change fares: AACARDSC1
- For 20% off Flexi Plus change fares: AACARDEC1
The cost of your booking will then be automatically discounted.
Don't forget to show your AA Membership card at check-in!
Experience an ever-changing journey through the heart of the North Island on the Northern Explorer Scenic train, one of The Great Journeys of New Zealand. On your journey between Auckland and Wellington, you’ll travel through lush green farmland, native forests, over stunning river gorges and across the volcanic plateau. Enjoy the diverse landscapes in comfort through panoramic windows or get closer to the action in the open-air viewing carriage.
Experience the breathtaking natural landscapes of the South Island on the world-famous TranzAlpine Scenic train. As you travel between Christchurch and Greymouth you’ll cross the Canterbury Plains, traverse thrilling viaducts and the majestic Southern Alps. Sit back and watch the scenery roll by in comfort through panoramic windows or get closer to the action in the open-air viewing carriage.
Trade in the traffic for a feast of coastal scenery and fresh sea breezes. The Coastal Pacific train combines beauty with pragmatism as she glides between Picton and Christchurch, connecting with the Interislander and the North Island.