Alice Springs to Darwin Ghan Rail Journey

Alice Springs to Darwin Ghan Rail Journey

A journey on The Ghan is an incomparable way to travel to the two jewels of Australia's Northern Territory - the Red Centre and the tropical Top End. No journey aboard The Ghan is complete -Encoding: gzip, deflate, sdch must-see destinations. DARWIN TO ALICE SPRINGS OR V.V. One night and two days via Katherine, one way, 1,420km. Weave your way through the wet and wild landscapes of the magnificent top end.

Tour Highlights

  • PLATINUM CABIN
  • OR
  • GOLD TWIN CABIN
  • OR
  • GOLD SINGLE CABIN

Tour Info

Code RT-07
Style
  • Train Tickets
Duration 1 Day
Price From $1259
Departures

Mon

Vehicle Train
Suitability Open Age
Start Alice Springs @ 6.15pm
Finish Darwin @ 5.30pm

As our highest level of service, Platinum Service offers guests a range of deluxe extras including Platinum Transfers, in-cabin breakfasts, personalised cabin steward service and access to the exclusive Platinum Club.

Platinum Service offers guests the most luxurious transcontinental holiday Australia has to offer. Boasting deluxe extras such as Platinum Transfers, in-cabin breakfasts and access to the Platinum Club, Platinum Service promises and delivers a journey beyond expectations.

The first thing you'll notice about your Platinum cabin is the abundance of space, almost twice the size of a Gold Twin Cabin. By day your cabin is configured as a private lounge with deluxe lounge seating, a table and two ottomans. By night you'll sleep easy as the lounges convert to a comfortable bedroom with either a double bed or twin beds.

Feeling peckish? Step out of your spacious cabin and into the Platinum Club where an all inclusive menu is prepared by on-board chefs using fresh local fare. Our seasonal menu features mouth-watering dishes such as saltwater barramundi and grilled kangaroo fillet.

Platinum Service fare includes hearty breakfasts, two course lunches and three course dinners. Vegetarian, children's and limited special dietary meals are available when you make your booking.

You may also choose to complement your meal with our selection of wines and beverages included in your fare.

FEATURE INCLUDES

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Spacious Double and Twin cabins almost twice the size of a Gold Twin cabin

By day, cabins are set up lounge-style with a moveable table and two ottomans, and by night, the lounges are converted to a double bed or two single beds

Full-size ensuite equipped with shower, vanity with cupboard space, toilet and complimentary bathroom amenities

Windows offering views from both sides of the train

All-inclusive dining in the exclusive Platinum Club

Relax in Platinum Club's exclusive lounge area

All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, base spirits and non-alcoholic beverages

First priority for check-in and all-inclusive Off Train Excursions

75kg checked luggage per person (3 x 25kg)

Gold Twin offers a comfortable sleeper cabin featuring private en suite and upper and lower berths that convert to a three-seater lounge by day

Through the big screen window of your cosy, well-appointed cabin, you'll watch tremendous secrets unfold as the train transports you from one end of the continent to the other. Spend hours deep in conversation with a travelling partner or lose yourself in a lifetime of thoughts. And after a day of off-train activities, your cabin provides the perfect place to relax and recharge before heading for the lounge or dining carriage.

With room to stretch out and all the comforts of home, Gold Service is the most popular level of service aboard The Ghan and Indian Pacific. You'll enjoy private cabin accommodation together with all-inclusive dining, beverages and a range of fascinating Off Train Excursions at key stops. Gold Service accommodation is available in both single and twin-share so you can choose to travel with your partner, friends or roll solo.

During the day, the compact Twin Berth Sleeper Cabins offer a comfortable three seater lounge, converting to an upper and lower sleeping berth at night. And with top notch service from our hospitality attendant, you'll enjoy fresh sheets, bath towels, pillows, doonas and complimentary toiletries. Twin Berth Sleeper Cabins have private en suite facilities with a hide-away compact toilet, wash basin and shower.Feeling peckish? Step out of your spacious cabin and into the exclusive, classically styled Queen Adelaide Restaurant Car where an all inclusive menu is prepared by on-board chefs using fresh local fare. Our seasonal menu features mouth-watering dishes such as saltwater barramundi and grilled kangaroo fillet.

Platinum and Gold Service fare includes hearty breakfasts, two course lunches and three course dinners. Vegetarian, children's and limited special dietary meals are available when you make your booking. You may also choose to complement your meal with our selection of wines and beverages included in your fare.

FEATURE INCLUDES

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Power outlets in cabin

In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary available

All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant

All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, base spirits and non-alcoholic beverages

All-inclusive Off Train Excursions and Short Stops

Luggage allowance is 60kg per guest

Complimentary Shuttle bus transfers available in Darwin to selected hotels in the city centre

Gold Single offers a compact sleeper cabin featuring a bed that converts to a seat by day and shared shower/toilet facilities located at the end of the carriage

FEATURE INCLUDES

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Power outlets in cabin

In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary available

All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant

All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, base spirits and non-alcoholic beverages

All-inclusive Off Train Excursions and Short Stops

Luggage allowance is 60kg per guest

Complimentary Shuttle bus transfers available in Darwin to selected hotels in the city centre

Notes

  • Platinum, Gold Twin and Single gold Cabins are available on the train.
  • All times are local time and may be subject to change. Guests must be at the terminal at least one hour before train departs.
  • * Fares based on twin share per person with single supplements applicable.
  • ^ Advance Purchase fares are subject to availability and bookings must be made a minimum of 6 months in advance.

Luggage

  • Due to cabin space constraints, it is recommended guests take an overnight bag containing all requirements for their journey in their cabin and check in all other luggage.
  • Guests are permitted to check-in a maximum of 40kg of luggage free of charge (two items not exceeding 20kg each).
  • Checked-in luggage cannot be accessed during the journey.

Fares

ALICE
TO
DARWIN

PLATINUM CABIN

TWIN GOLD

SINGLE GOLD

High season
07 May to 28 Aug

Everyday $2749

 

Everyday  $1419


Advanced Purchase  $1129

Everyday  $1259


 Advanced Purchase  $999

Shoulder Season

Everyday $2589

Everyday  $1379


Advanced Purchase  $1099

Everyday  $1229


Advanced Purchase  $979

Low Season

Dec - march

Everyday $2169

Everyday  $1149


Advanced Purchase  $899

Everyday  $1019


Advanced Purchase  $799

* Fares based on twin share per person with single supplements applicable.

^ Advance Purchase fares are subject to availability and bookings must be made a minimum of 6 months in advance.