Transport and travel assistance
Hutt Hospital is located in Lower Hutt and the main entrance is just north of the town centre on High St. You can reach the hospital by private vehicle and public transport.
See the Metlink website
for up-to-date information on bus and train links to the hospital. Some timetables are also available in the main hospital foyer.
Regular trains run from Wellington Railway Station to Waterloo station, which is about 10 minutes walk from the hospital. The closest train station is Epuni, however not all trains stop here. Check this before boarding your train.
There is car parking for patients and visitors, however there is a charge for parking within the grounds.
There is free parking in some of the streets around the hospital, please take note of parking restrictions in place.
The National Travel Assistance scheme
If you, or a family member, need to travel long distances – or frequently – to see a specialist, then you may be eligible for help with expenses under the Ministry of Health's National Travel Assistance Scheme
. These expenses may include travel, accommodation and support person costs.
If you have any queries please contact our patient travel coordinator on (04) 570 9432.