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Tranz Rail repays passenger patience with free rides

<p>New Zealand’s Tranz Rail has offered passengers in Wellington a free trip home by way of apology for the recent heat restrictions that have dogged services.</p> <p>Tranz Metro Wellington services have returned to a near normal timetable following the completion of work on many of the lines affected by the heat related speed restrictions.</p> <p>"The last couple of months has been extremely frustrating for both staff and customers," the company’s national passenger manager, Ross Hayward, said.</p> <p>"We hope that this offer will help make amends for the disruption over the last couple of months." </p> <br />