With a variety of routes around the states, choose from the iconic Ghan that takes you from Adelaide to Darwin through spectacular scenery of the rugged outback and mountain ranges. Alternatively, board the Indian Pacific to travel between the sparkling waters of the Pacific and Indian Oceans, journeying from Sydney on the East Coast, across to Perth on the West. With the ability to stop off en route, make sure you spend a few days in bustling Adelaide or wine tasting in the Barossa Valley before continuing on your trip.
On the other hand, if you want to witness the sandy beaches and iconic surf of Queensland, join a trip up or down the East Coast of Australia with Queensland Rail. Voted as one of the world’s top 25 rail journeys, The Sunlander is a popular option for those wanting to discover the Great Barrier Reef, Whitsundays and cities of Brisbane and Cairns.
Great Southern Rail
Travel between Perth and Sydney via Adelaide on the Indian Pacific, or between Darwin and Adelaide via Alice Springs on The Ghan, where the stunning backdrops and first class service will make this one of the highlights of your trip.
For more information about routes, timetables and prices, visit Great Southern Rail.
Whether you want to beach hop your way along the East Coast of Queensland, or experience the impressive speeds of the Tilt Train, QueenslandRail have the trip for you.
To see the whole range of exciting journeys along with an example of routes and timetables, visit QueenslandRail.