Getting to Greytown

Getting to Greytown is easy with the Classic New Zealand Wine Trail, State Highway 2, passing right through the centre of town and the Wellington Wairarapa train service connecting with buses at nearby Woodside station.

Coming with a car

Here is a Wellington to Greytown driving map and a Palmerston North to Greytown map to help keep you on the right road.

Take a tour

You can get here without a car with the Village Artisan Tour. The tour will also take you to Martinborough and Featherston. Come from Wellington by train and experience boutique shopping, lunch, wine and cheese while all of your transport is taken care of. 

Coming by train

Simply jump on the Wairarapa train in Wellington and catch a connecting bus to Greytown. Check out the Wellington to Wairarapa timetable here. 

  • To get to Greytown by train during the week hop off the train at Woodside Station (it's 5km out of town) and board the bus which meets all weekday trains (except the late train on Fridays). It will whisk you straight to Main Street of Greytown.
  • To get to Greytown by train on weekends you’ll actually need to get off the train at Featherston Station. This arrives at 10.55am. You hop on the route 200 bus waiting at the station at 11.00am which takes you to Main Street, Greytown. You’ll arrive there at 11.20am. To get back to Featherston to catch the train back to Wellington on weekend afternoons catch the route 200 bus at 4.55pm outside St Johns Hall (opposite The Hub) on Main Street, Greytown. This will get you to Featherston Station at 5.10pm in time for the train. You'll return to Wellington at 5.25pm. 
  • Or bring your bike on the train and cycle into town along the pretty Woodside Trail. Just get to the station early at peak commuter times (4.25pm and 5.30pm) as the bike carriage can fill up fast.

Map of Greytown, Wairarapa