InterCity operates daily buses from Palmerston North to Wellington and will take approximately two hours.

Buses depart from the InterCity bus stop next to the i-SITE in The Square and arrive in Wellington at Platform 10 of the railway station.

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About Wellington

Sitting at the bottom of New Zealand's North Island, Wellington combines big city culture with small-town charm. Respected as New Zealand's arts and culture capital, Wellington is home to several of the country’s major arts institutions like the Royal New Zealand Ballet, NZ Symphony Orchestra and the National Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa.

Foodies and craft beer devotees will find themselves at home in Wellington's eating and drinking establishments, while anyone who loves a spectacular show will enjoy big-ticket events like the New Zealand Festival, the New Zealand Rugby Sevens tournament and the World of Wearable Arts extravaganza.

Some of the things you have to experience while in Wellington include riding on the iconic Cable Car, walking or biking along Wellington's waterfront and Oriental Bay, tramping up Mount Victoria for panoramic views of the city and harbour and visiting the Weta Workshop for a tour of the famous filmmaking studio. 

For more ideas on what you can do in Wellington visit With a reliable public transport system, you can explore Wellington easily without a car. 

InterCity provides affordable daily services from Palmerston North to Wellington. Take a look at the FlexiPass or TravelPass bus passes for flexible travel options with InterCity.

GreatSights have a number of luxury sightseeing tours in Wellington making it easy for you to see the highlights of this diverse city!