The ghan train fares & tickets - 2023

Choose from three route options:

ADELAIDE TO DARWIN

OR VICE VERSA GOLD SERVICE SINGLE

3 DAYS | 2 NIGHTS
FROM $2,475

ADELAIDE TO ALICE SPRINGS

OR VICE VERSA GOLD SERVICE SINGLE

2 DAYS | 1 NIGHTS
FROM $1,485 PP

DARWIN TO ALICE SPRINGS

OR VICE VERSA GOLD SERVICE SINGLE

2 DAYS | 1 NIGHTS
FROM $1,485 PP

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Combining over 90 years of history with luxurious design, comfortable cabins and world class dining. Create your own rich and rewarding personal journey through Australia’s outback and beyond, experience The Ghan.

THE GHAN TRAVERSES THE HEART OF AUSTRALIA, RETRACING THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE AFGHAN CAMELEERS THAT IT’S NAMED AFTER.

Travel in air-conditioned comfort of either Platinum or Gold Service on this immersive journey through Australia’s Outback. This all-inclusive experience allows guests to taste regionally inspired cuisine such as crocodile or barramundi as well as quality Australian wines and beers.

The journey showcases the diversity of this island continent, with inclusive Off Train Experiences in Manguri (southbound), to gaze at the Outback stars, in Marla (northbound), to witness an Outback sunrise, Alice Springs in the Red Centre and Katherine for its spectacular ancient gorge system and Outback lifestyle. View The Ghan fare prices below, or call 13 44 26 to book The Ghan tickets.

CALL 13 GHAN (13 44 26) FOR BOOKINGS

THE GHAN – 3 DAYS, 2 NIGHTS

From Adelaide to Darwin or vice versa, The Ghan journey showcases the diversity of this island continent, with inclusive Off Train Experiences in Marla (northbound) to witness an outback sunrise,

in Manguri (southbound) to gaze at the outback stars, Alice Springs in the Red Centre and Katherine for its spectacular ancient gorge system and outback lifestyle.

OFF TRAIN EXPERIENCES*

Alice Springs: A morning or afternoon in The Alice gives guests a glimpse into the history of yesterday. Visit the local landmarks, take a front row seat to a spectacular bird show at the Desert Park or view the permanent waterhole at Simpsons Gap. Upgrade options in Alice Springs include Pyndan Camel Tracks or the Spirit of Mount Gillen Helicopter Flight (additional fee applies).

Katherine: Choose from either the Nitmiluk Gorge Cruise, viewing both gorges or the Nitmiluk First Gorge Rock Art Cruise, gaining an insight into the culture of the Jawoyn people. From May through October an alternative experience is offered, the Katherine Outback Experience, showcasing the inner workings of life on an Australian cattle station. The Nitmiluk Gorge experience can be upgraded with a helicopter flight or a scenic flight over Kakadu and Nitmiluk National Parks (additional fee applies).

Marla (northbound): Set foot in the remote reaches of South Australia to witness an unforgettable outback sunrise for this early morning stop.

Manguri (southbound): Cast your eyes skyward for an amazing showcase of outback stars when guests disembark for this evening stop after dinner.

THE GHAN EXPEDITION – 4 DAYS, 3 NIGHTS

All guests aboard The Ghan Expedition, from Darwin to Adelaide, travel in the comfort of Platinum or Gold Service by night and by day travel off train. Starting with Nitmiluk (Katherine), followed by a full day experience in Alice Springs, see the Red Centre in all its glory. For a truly unforgettable experience, upgrade to an optional scenic flight over Uluru. Cap off the day with a spectacular barbeque dinner under the stars where guests can even ride a camel! The next stop is a guided tour of Coober Pedy, a famous South Australian outback town famous for opal mining and where 70 per cent of the world’s opals originate.

OFF TRAIN EXPERIENCES*

Katherine: Choose from either the Nitmiluk Gorge Cruise, viewing both gorges or the Nitmiluk First Gorge Rock Art Cruise, gaining an insight into the culture of the Jawoyn people. From May through October an alternative experience is offered, the Katherine Outback Experience, showcasing the inner workings of life on an Australian cattle station. The Nitmiluk experience can be upgraded with a helicopter flight or a scenic flight over Kakadu and Nitmiluk National Parks (additional fee applies).

Alice Springs: This morning guests will be greeted by a view of the spectacular Red Centre. A full day of experiences awaits them in the iconic outback town of Alice Springs, which provides ample opportunity to visit the town landmarks, and get close to Australia’s incredible flora and fauna. An optional upgrade is a scenic flight to Uluru, where guests get to see the famous region by air before landing to enjoy a guided base tour and lunch; return in time to meet the rest of the guests at a spectacular dinner under the stars at the historic Telegraph Station.

Coober Pedy: Venture into the weird and wonderful opal mining town of Coober Pedy, where more than half of the residents live underground. Explore the tunnels and caves of this underground town, where guests will enjoy a gourmet lunch in the most unique of locations before setting off to the stunning outback moonscape that is the Breakaways. Dinner is served back on the train where guests can enjoy a nightcap as their journey continues.

*Off Train Experiences are subject to change

THE GHAN 2023 FARES

MARCH TO NOVEMBER 2023

ALL PRICES PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*

THE GHAN EXPEDITION - ADELAIDE TO DARWIN OR VICE VERSA

CABINFAREAPR, SEPT & OCTMAY – AUG
Gold TwinAdvance Purchase$4,245$4,555
 Everyday$4,470$4,780
 Flexible$4,900$5,220
    
Gold Twin Sole OccupancyAdvance Purchase$7,640$8,195
 Everyday$7,865$8,420
 Flexible$8,640$9,215
    
Gold SingleAdvance Purchase$3,695$3,975
 Everyday$3,920$4,200
 Flexible$4,290$4,600
    
Gold SuperiorEveryday$6,150$6,520
 Flexible$6,740$7,160
    
Gold Superior Sole OccupancyEveryday$10,890$11,555
 Flexible$11,950$12,705
    
PlatinumEveryday$6,950$7,370
 Flexible$7,610$8,070
    
Platinum Sole OccupancyEveryday$12,210$12,965
 Flexible$13,395$14,225

THE GHAN - ADELAIDE TO DARWIN OR VICE VERSA

CABINFAREMAR – APR & SEPT – NOVMAY – AUG
Gold TwinAdvance Purchase$2,925$3,175
 Everyday$3,075$3,325
 Flexible$3,375$3,645
    
Gold Twin Sole OccupancyAdvance Purchase$5,265$5,715
 Everyday$5,415$5,865
 Flexible$5,955$6,440
    
Gold SingleAdvance Purchase$2,475$2,845
 Everyday$2,625$2,995
 Flexible$2,875$3,275
    
Gold SuperiorEveryday$4,235$4,425
 Flexible$4,645$4,845
    
Gold Superior Sole OccupancyEveryday$7,500$7,845
 Flexible$8,240$8,600
    
PlatinumEveryday$4,785$4,995
 Flexible$5,245$5,475
    
Platinum Sole OccupancyEveryday$8,410$8,790
 Flexible$9,240$9,655

THE GHAN - ADELAIDE TO ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE VERSA

CABIN FARE MAR – APR & SEPT – NOV MAY – AUG
Gold Twin Advance Purchase $1,895 $2,065
Everyday $1,970 $2,140
Flexible $2,160 $2,350
Gold Twin Sole Occupancy Advance Purchase $3,410 $3,715
Everyday $3,485 $3,790
Flexible $3,825 $4,170
Gold Single Advance Purchase $1,485 $1,845
Everyday $1,560 $1,920
Flexible $1,710 $2,100
Gold Superior Everyday $3,340 $3,500
Flexible $3,670 $3,830
Gold Superior Sole Occupancy Everyday $5,950 $6,240
Flexible $6,545 $6,830
Platinum Everyday $3,750 $3,920
Flexible $4,120 $4,300
Platinum Sole Occupancy Everyday $6,650 $6,955
Flexible $7,315 $7,640

THE GHAN - ALICE SPRINGS TO DARWIN OR VICE VERSA

CABIN FARE MAR – APR & SEPT – NOV MAY – AUG
Gold Twin Advance Purchase $1,895 $2,065
Everyday $1,970 $2,140
Flexible $2,160 $2,350
Gold Twin Sole Occupancy Advance Purchase $3,410 $3,715
Everyday $3,485 $3,790
Flexible $3,825 $4,170
Gold Single Advance Purchase $1,485 $1,845
Everyday $1,560 $1,920
Flexible $1,710 $2,100
Gold Superior Everyday $3,340 $3,500
Flexible $3,670 $3,830
Gold Superior Sole Occupancy Everyday $5,950 $6,240
Flexible $6,545 $6,830
Platinum Everyday $3,750 $3,920
Flexible $4,120 $4,300
Platinum Sole Occupancy Everyday $6,650 $6,955
Flexible $7,315 $7,640

Fares listed above are valid from 25th July 2022.

*Advance Purchase fares are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change.