A Better Wellington


In a week in which one MP calls Wellington’s service a shambles and even buses have to replace some peak-time trains because of overcrowding, it’s exciting to peek into the future.

Around the corner from the chaos, on the Upper Hutt line, reader @muzza299 is tweeting about his peak-time trip on a Matangi.

Even that 4-coach has standing room only but at least it’s in style and a sign of better things to come.




  1. anthony says:

    Oh wow! That looks FANTASTIC! hopefully now that the Matangi’s are finally starting to appear people will get more ethusiatic about the trains again.

  2. [...] Things to come? Read also “It’s gone from ancient trains to ancient buses” [...]


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