Great Australian Rail Journey


The Ghan, Indian Pacific and The Overland trains are the key components in the Great Australian Train story. These iconic trains span the country, linking the Pacific Ocean at Sydney, to the Indian Ocean at Perth via the Nullabour Plains. The South at Adelaide, to the North at Darwin via the Red Centre and Alice Springs. And the coast at Melbourne to the coast at Adelaide via country towns and wine regions. These trains are a comfortable and refreshing way to get around Australia. For guests travelling in Platinum or Gold Service all meals, off train excursions and standard beverages are included in the fare. Check in without all the security hassles, board at your leisure and enjoy the breathtaking scenery at ground level through large picture windows. Aside from the fares detailed here, we can also offer Rail Passes for those who have more time available to explore the beauty of this vast nation, talk to a dedicated destination specialist at Downunder Travel Ltd. for more information on Rail Passes with that include these Iconic Trains.



The Iconic Indian Pacific

Perth to Sydney v.v

  • C$952 per person (Red Day/Night Seat)  
  • C$2638 per person (Gold Twin Cabin)


Early Bird Booking Rates

  • C$599 per person (Red Day/Night Seat) 37% Savings!!!
  • C$1941 per person (Gold Twin Cabin) 25% Savings!!!


Adelaide to Sydney v.v

  • C$413 per person (Red Day/Night Seat
  • C$921 per person (Gold Twin Cabin)


Early Bird Booking Rates

  • C$233 per person (Red Day Night Seat) 43% Savings!!!
  • C$688 per person (Gold Twin Cabin) 25% Savings!!!


The Legendary Ghan


Adelaide to Alice Springs v.v

  • C$476 per person (Red Day/Night Seat) 
  • C$1292 per person (Gold Twin Cabin)


Early Bird Booking Rates

  • C$285 per person (Red Day/Night Seat) 40% Savings!!!
  • C$952 per person (Gold Twin Cabini) 25% Savings!!!


Adelaide to Darwin v.v

  • C$942 per person (Red Day/Night Seat)
  • C$2489 per person (Gold Twin Cabin)


Early Bird Booking Rates

  • C$529.00 per person (Red Day/Night Seat) 44% Savings!!!
  • C$1865.00 per person (Red Day/Night Seat) 25% Savings!!!



The Relaxing Overland

Melbourne to Adelaide v.v

  • C$136 per person (Red Every Day Seat)
  • C$189 per person (Red Premium Seat)


Early Booking Rate

  • C$74.00 per person (Red Every Day Seat) 54% Savings!!!


Gold Service Twin Sleeper Cabin

Includes all meals served in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant access to the Outback Explorer Lounge where all standard beverages (non-alcoholic and alcoholic) are included in the fare. Depending on your train journey Off train Excurions are also include in the fare, these excursions allow passengers extended time to explore the destination which the trains travel through, including destinations as Adelaide, Alice Springs, Katherine, Broken Hill and Kalgoorlie. The Gold Service Twin Cabin Is a private cabin for 2 Adults featuring 3 seater lounge by day which converts to upper and lower sleeping berths at night, each cabin has its own private ensuite bathroom, wardrobes, full length mirror, 240 volt power point, reading lamps and foldaway table.

Red Service Day/Nighter Seat

Accommodates 1 Adult. Recliner arm chair, two abreast, with generous leg room and individual reading light. Seats can swivel to face each other. Guests travelling in Red Service Day/Nighter Seat have access to the Red Diner car where affordable meals and beverages are available for purchase.

Red Premium Seat

Accommodates 1 Adult. Comfortable reclining seats offering greater personal space. 2 and 1 across aisle, 36 per carriage. Guests travelling on The Overland in Red Premium seats have access to either in seat dining trolley service or can choose to dine in Café 828 where affordable meals and beverage are available for purchase.



The Savings detailed above are based on availability at the time of booking, and a 60 Day Advanced Purchase period. Ask your Downunder Destination Specialst for more information.