KiwiRail is dumping its chief executive Jim Quinn when his contract ends next year, saying it needs a change.
A rail worker who almost cost two co-workers their lives when he forgot to check if they were on the tracks before a train passed had cannabis in his system.
Wellington's ageing Ganz Mavag fleet is back in service but it could be two years before it's known why a train derailed in rush hour.
Twenty-six of Wellington's old commuter trains have been taken off the rails for urgent safety checks.
All 350 passengers on board a commuter train that derailed en route to central Wellington this morning have been evacuated.
The Rail and Maritime Transport Union is relieved no staff will lose their jobs as a result of KiwiRail's suspension of the Christchurch-Picton service over winter.
All three Interislander ferries are out of action this afternoon, with severe winds and mechanical failures affecting operations.
The union for rail workers says the near death of a wheelchair user at an Auckland level crossing exposes the dangers of cutting staff.
KiwiRail has apologised for an accident in which a wheelchair-bound woman was critically injured by a train in February.
Fares on the Palmerston North to Wellington commuter train are set to rise by five to 10 percent.
A dramatic post-quake drop in Christchurch tourism has forced KiwiRail to suspend its Coastal Pacific train service for the winter.
KiwiRail is hitting back at a union's claims five workers were nearly overcome by toxic gases in the country's longest rail tunnel.
A disability advocacy group says numerous complaints about the railway crossing where a woman in a wheelchair was injured were ignored.
A woman in an electric wheelchair got stuck on a rail crossing, and as people leapt to her aid, she was hit by the train.
Police are trying to find out what a woman was doing in the hours up to her being killed while crossing railway tracks in Christchurch.
The Auditor-General has derailed a Labour request to probe KiwiRail's decision to buy train engines and wagons from China.
KiwiRail says it won't repair the damaged Gisborne to Napier rail track unless a certain amount of freight can be guaranteed for the route.
Train services north of Porirua have been disrupted after a woman was struck by a train.
An independent review has raised doubts over KiwiRail's decision to abandon the Napier-to-Gisborne rail link.
A review has raised questions about figures conclusions used by KiwiRail to mothball the Gisborne to Napier rail line.
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