Rail Journeys & Cruises

Travel through enchanting scenery on a Rail Journey or discover coastal treasures on a Cruise.

New Zealand Rail Journeys & Cruises

Discover New Zealand in style with a unique rail journey or a cruise around beautiful coastal waters and fiords.

  • Rail Journeys – Iconic train journeys through spectacular scenery
  • Cruises – From two days to three weeks, a choice of truly unforgettable cruises around New Zealand’s stunning coastline

Talk to a New Zealand Expert about including a cruise or rail journey in your tailor made holiday.

Plan your holiday

Rail Journeys

Discover the best of New Zealand, its stunning scenery and amazing culture,
as you travel across the country on an epic rail journey.

Passengers On Coastal Pacific Interior

Coastal Pacific

Christchurch | Picton

Rail journey from £99
Northern Explorer Leaving National Park

Northern Explorer

Auckland | Wellington

Rail journey from £109
TranzAlpine On Board

TranzAlpine

Christchurch | Greymouth

Rail journey from £114

Cruising Holidays

Sail around New Zealand's beautiful coastline on one of our top cruising holidays.

Sperm Whale

Milford Sound to Wellington

Stewart Island | Dunedin | Akaroa | Kaikoura | Marlborough Sounds

10 DAY - Cruise from £4815
Queen Charlotte Track

Auckland to Milford

White Island | Napier | Kaikoura | Akaroa | Stewart Island

12 DAY - Cruise from £5779
Celebrity Solstice

New Zealand by Cruise & Coach

Melbourne | Milford Sound | Wellington | Auckland | Rotorua | Queenstown | Christchurch

23 DAY - Cruise & Coach from £5052

Short Cruises & Ferries

A selection of overnight cruises exploring beautiful fiords and ferries that connect both islands.

Doubtful Sound

Overnight Doubtful Sound

From Queenstown

2 DAY - Cruise NOW from £460
Milford Sound

Milford Sound Overnight Cruise

From Queenstown

2 DAY - Cruise NOW from £399
Interislander Ferry

Interislander Ferry

Wellington | Picton

Ferry Crossing from £42

New Zealand - More Holiday Choices

With Freedom Destinations you can choose what you want to do.
Combine tours and city stays from multiple regions to create the perfect New Zealand holiday.

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