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Pukerangi/Middlemarch transfers

Rail Trail Planner

Minibus transport between Middlemarch and Pukerangi for visitors arriving/departing by Taieri Gorge Train, from one to ten people. We carry your luggage and bikes. Owner-operated.

For inquiries and bookings contact Noel:
Mobile: 027 251 049 or landline: 03 464 3755


Cycle Surgery Rail Trail Shuttle

Morning and afternoon shuttle Pukerangi to Middlemarch and return.

Pukerangi to Middlemarch

11.35am - $25.00 per person and $10.00 per bike
4.35pm - $20.00 per person and $10.00 per bike

Middlemarch to Pukerangi

11.00am - $25.00 per person and $10.00 per bike
4.00pm - $20.00 per person and $10.00 per bike

Freephone 0800 CYCLEHIRE or 0800 292 534

Trail Journeys

Have shuttles that meet both trains at Pukerangi each day with cost of $20.00 per person and $10.00 bike.

Freephone 0800 RAILTRAIL or 0800 724 587

Pukerangi or Middlemarch/Queenstown or Wanaka

Alpine ConneXions

Daily bus with scheduled stops: Pukerangi, Middlemarch, Hyde, Ranfurly, Wedderburn, Lauder, Omakau, Alexandra/Clyde, Cromwell and Wanaka/Queenstown. View timetable, sector prices and maps online. Book online.

Ph: 03 443 9120

Shuttles and other transport

Cycle Surgery Rail Trail Shuttle

Luggage Transfers: $10.00 per bag per day - 15kg weight limit per bag.

Freephone 0800 CYCLEHIRE or 0800 292 534


Daily door-to-door service Dunedin - Middlemarch - Cromwell.

Timetable (Sat service available 26 Oct - early May):

Middlemarch to Cromwell Mon-Thu and Sat dep 9.00am, Fri 5.15pm and Sun 10.40am. $55.00 per person.

Cromwel to Middlemarch Mon-Thu and Sat dep 4.00pm, Fri 11.15pm and Sun 5.40pm.dep 1.00pm. $55.00 per person.

Middlemarch to Dunedin Mon-Thu and Sat dep 4.00pm, Fri 11.15pm and Sun 5.40pm.dep 1.00pm. $35.00 per person.

Dunedin to Middlemarch Mon-Thu and Sat dep 8.00am, Fri 4.00pm and Sun 9.30am. $35.00 per person.

  • Includes - Hyde - Waipiata - Ranfurly - Ida Valley or Becks - Lauder - Omakau - Alexandra - Clyde.
  • Baggage transfer service along the trail ($11-15. More info here).
  • Bike relocation ($10 per move).
  • Small Freight Service.

Download detailed timetable here.

Download sector pricing here.

More info...

Booking line 7am - 7pm. 03 449 2024 or +64 3 449 2024 (int)

Rail Trail Planner

  • Transport of people, bikes and bags to and from the Rail Trail between Dunedin Airport, Middlemarch and Clyde.
  • Pick-up from and return to Dunedin Airport.
  • Transport for fully supported tours including side-trips to explore Macraes Gold-mine and the historic towns of Naseby, Danseys Pass and St Bathans.
  • Transport of bags between Middlemarch and Hyde.
  • Pick-up from Taieri Gorge train at Middlemarch and Pukerangi.
  • Tours of Middlemarch and district.

Noel Matthews
47 Browns Road
Phone: 03 464 3755 or +64 3 464 3755 (int)
Mobile: 027 251 0049

Trail Journeys Rail Trail Express

  • Bus and van transport for cyclists on the Otago Central Railtrail.
  • Transfer cycles, luggage and clients daily during the season (1 Oct - 30 Apr), please enquire for off season times. Leaves Middlemarch approx 2.30pm but may vary dependent on client's requirements on the day.
  • Facilities at both ends of the Trail.

20 Swansea Street
0800 RAILTRAIL or 0800 724 587