The Ghan

3 day Rail Journey - from £1435

Adelaide | Alice Springs | Darwin

The ultimate outback adventure along the backbone of Australia travelling from the quaint South Australian gateway city of Adelaide, through the Red Centre and into the tropical Top End of Australia.

Highlights:

  • Enjoy one the world’s great train journeys
  • Experience unique off train excursions
  • Modern Australia cuisine and fine wines
  • Marvel at outback and diverse scenery from your private cabin

This journey is also available in reverse, from Darwin to Adelaide.

Your Rail Journey

For 90 years the Ghan has been travelling through Australia’s undiscovered outback, and the epic journey along its entirety has become its flagship journey. Travel from coast to coast through fertile rolling hills, red dust covered outback and into the tropical Top End of Australia.

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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Adelaide

Settle into your private cabin and watch the pastoral lands of South Australia make way for the rocky landscape of the Flinders Ranges over a delicious regionally inspired dinner on board.

Day 2 - Alice Springs

After being rocked to sleep by the rhythm of the track awake to sunrise over the desert at Marla – an outback post in the remote reaches of South Australia.

Back on board enjoy a hearty brunch as you meander through the MacDonnell Ranges and into the Red Centre’s bustling Alice Springs. Here you can join one of the many off train excursions available to you and learn about the historical and cultural significance of this iconic outback township.

Day 3 - Katherine & Darwin

Your journey through the Northern Territory continues as you arrive at the remote town of Katherine with the opportunity to explore the waterways of its famous gorge on another off train excursion.

The day culminates with the Ghan’s evening arrival into the lively cultural city of Darwin where your epic journey comes to an end.

3 day Rail Journey - from £1435

Choose Gold or Platinum Service

Gold Service includes:

  • Private single or twin cabin with comfortable seating that transforms into a single bed or upper and lower bunks at night
  • En suite facilities (twin cabins) or shared facilities (single cabins)
  • All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant
  • 60 kg luggage allowance per guest
  • Darwin Station transfer

Platinum Service includes:

  • Spacious private cabin with a table and deluxe seating during the day, transforming into a twin or double bedroom at night
  • Full size, en-suite facilities
  • All-inclusive dining in the Platinum Club Car
  • 90 kg luggage allowance per guest
  • Private transfers at the start and end of your journey

Upgrade to Platinum Service from £735

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Prices shown are per person based on 2 people travelling sharing a cabin travelling September to November 2021. The Ghan does not operate December and January.

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YOUR RAIL EXPERIENCE

Enjoy fine dining and first class service on board the majestic Ghan, one of the world’s great rail journeys.

Your rail experience includes:

  • 3 days on board the Ghan, including:
    – your choice of Gold or Platinum Cabin
    – 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts and 3 lunches
    – complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Off train experiences at Marla, Alice Springs and Katherine

Departs: 12:15 Sunday (year round) and 12:10 Wednesday (June – August)

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Departure Dates

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To confirm availability call 0333 234 2889

For advice or to start planning your holiday

talk to an Australia Expert on 0333 234 2889

Coronavirus – Notice for Customers

We are currently contacting all customers whose holiday may be affected by the current travel restrictions in place due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

For the latest Government advice regarding travel to any particular country please visit the Gov.uk website: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice