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2023 The Ghan rail journey, Adelaide to Darwin or vice versa

The Ghan rail journey
Departs Sunday - Mar to Nov. Departs Wednesday – Apr to Oct

What to expect

Whether travelling from Adelaide to Darwin, or Darwin to Adelaide, The Ghan journey showcases the diversity of our country. With included off-train experiences in Alice Springs and Katherine, you’ll also see an outback sunrise in Marla (Adelaide to Darwin) or go outback stargazing in Manguri (Darwin to Adelaide). With all-inclusive meals, fine wines and beverages, a journey on The Ghan is the trip of a lifetime.

What you'll love

Culture and history
Outdoor activities
Stunning landscapes and sights

Perfect for

Couples getaway
Friends getaway
Solo travellers

What's included

  • 3 days/2 nights aboard The Ghan, Adelaide to Darwin or vice versa
  • All-inclusive meals, fine wines, and beverages
  • A regionally-inspired menu paired with a selection of local wines
  • Immersive off-train experiences in Marla (northbound), Manguri (southbound), Alice Springs, and Katherine
  • Cruise the Nitmiluk Gorge or learn more about Katherine’s ancient Indigenous rock paintings

Options and details

Advance purchase fare prices:

  • Gold Single from $2,225pp (based on shoulder season: Mar – Apr / Sep – Nov 2023)
 
Everyday fare:
  • RAA members save $290pp Gold Twin Cabin on Everyday fares (based on shoulder season: Mar – Apr / Sep – Nov 2023)
  • Platinum Service Double and Twin Cabins from $4,535pp (based on shoulder season: Mar – Apr / Sep – Nov 2023)

Departures:

  • The Ghan Northbound Sunday departure March to November (Wednesday departure (Apr-Sept)
  • The Ghan Soutbound Wednesday departure March & November only

Terms and conditions

*Advertised priced based on shoulder season: Mar – Apr / Sep – Nov 2023.  Advance Purchase fares must be booked more than 6 months prior to departure. Fares are valid for selected dates in Gold Service only and are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change. The Ghan Northbound Sunday departure March to November (Wednesday departure (Apr-Sept).  The Ghan Soutbound Wednesday departure March & November only. Full payment required at time of booking.  Cancellation within 14 days of booking (unless within 45 days of departure) -Full refund.