KiwiRail Track Centreline

This dataset provides the centreline of railway track, each polyline segment representing a KiwiRail asset record. Depiction of each main line, yard track, loop, and link, and identifies it's nearest location (using a KiwiRail location name) and asset ID number. Does not include Private Sidings or privately owned track.

This data is suitable for mapping but not for survey accurate information or exporting to CAD for design (does not include true track geometry/design or elevation).

Supplied as ESRI shapefile (polyline) in NZTM, spatial accuracy +/- 0.5m

NOTE: for a simplified version of the track data for more generic mapping, please use 'NZ Railway network'.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Theme ["geospatial"]
Author KiwiRail
Created 2018-08-13T01:38:02.000Z
Date modified 2021-06-29T21:41:01.000Z
Language English
Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[167.9348, -46.5987], [178.0307, -46.5987], [178.0307, -35.3965], [167.9348, -35.3965], [167.9348, -46.5987]]]}
Source Identifier
Record created October 28, 2020, Last Updated September 28, 2021