Find us at Lambton Quay, View Google Map
The Cable Car lower terminal is located at 280 Lambton Quay, Wellington. The entrance is located at the end of the Cable Car Lane between Countdown supermarket and Flight Centre, near McDonalds.
Find us at Kelburn, View Google Map
The Cable Car upper terminal is located at 1 Upland Road, Kelburn. Next to the Cable Car Museum.
There are no public parking provided at the Cable Car, Please see the 'Parking' page for more information.
You can buy Cable Car tickets online or at the Cable Car Ticket Office on Lambton Quay on the day of arrival.
Bookings are not required for general travels on the Cable Car. However, it is recommended to book in advance if you are travelling as a school or tour group. Group bookings should be made via Contact Us page.
You can buy a Return or a One Way ticket:
Return ticket entitles you to one uphill and one downhill trip on the Cable Car.
One Way ticket can be used in either direction between Lambton Quay and Kelburn Station.
If you would like to visit the intermediate stations, you can disembark and embark again from the same station to complete your One Way or Return Trip.
Cable Car tickets purchased online or from the Ticket Office are valid for six months from the date of purchase.
Please consider your travel plans carefully when purchasing a Return ticket as refunds are not available for activated tickets. Tickets purchased are valid for six months from the date of purchase so you can use it another time.
Yes, you can buy your tickets online using your credit card 24/7. You can also use your credit card or EFTPOS to buy tickets from the Cable Car Ticket Office at Lambton Quay Terminal during operating hours.
We accept Visa, MasterCard and China UnionPay, Alipay and WeChat Pay. We do not accept American Express.
We do not have senior fares. We are part of the passenger transport reimbursement scheme under the New Zealand Government SuperGold Card concession, however this is only applicable to New Zealand SuperGold Card holders. There is currently no reciprocal arrangement with any other country.
Student discount are available for all New Zealand students, a valid New Zealand student ID must be provided upon purchase.
Yes! The Cable Car entrance and exits are specially designed with wide gates that are suitable for standard prams/ bikes/mobility scooters/wheelchairs. Ramps are also installed at the top boarding platforms at all stations for easy access. Users should access the Cable Car via the top doors.
Bikes must be held and controlled throughout the journey. There is a maximum of two bikes per car.
With the exception of disability assist dogs, dogs are not allowed to travel in the Cable Car due to health and safety reasons.
缆车是一条缆索铁路，全长612米，全长120米，车程仅需5分钟。 该线通过三个隧道和三个桥梁以每五分之一（20％）的恒定坡度上升。 它看起来类似于香港山顶缆车。 许多游客乘坐缆车，但它的用途不仅仅局限于游客，因为许多凯尔本居民和大学生每天都乘坐缆车旅行。