Trip Planner:   South Pacific  /  New Zealand  /  South Island  /  Otago Region  /  Dunedin  /  Transportation  /  Dunedin Railway Station
Dunedin Railway Station, Dunedin
(4.6/5 based on 1,700+ reviews on the web)
Stop at Dunedin Railway Station to witness one of the most striking architectural sites in New Zealand, which displays a mix of styles from Edwardian Baroque to Classical and Neo-Gothic. Make sure to bring your camera when you visit this photogenic attraction, with its dark and white stone exterior and intricate interior featuring a floor covered in nearly 750,000 tiles. A number of sightseeing trains leave from the station, and you can kick back and relax as a vintage train brings you through classic New Zealand scenery, such as the seaside or breathtaking gorges. Tip: if you're visiting on Saturday, a farmer's market in front of the station lets you sample and purchase local produce. Arrange your visit to Dunedin Railway Station and discover more family-friendly attractions in Dunedin using our Dunedin trip builder.
Create a full Dunedin itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Dunedin

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Dunedin by other users

19 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in New Zealand & Melbourne BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND March, kids, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in South Island BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in South Island BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in South Island BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM RUSSIA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM INDIA April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM CANADA October, outdoors, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in New Zealand BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in South Island BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND May, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Stylish drive in which your beautiful is transported back in time. A nice drive. Glad it preserved.
    View original
  • A grand old building that is well looked after and is great to photograph. Includes museum upstairs. 
  • A beautiful example of classic architecture. Historic and gracious. Worth a visit. There is a little cafe inside. Notice the plaster mouldings.