The ghan train fares & tickets

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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.

Choose from three route options:

ADELAIDE TO DARWIN

OR VICE VERSA GOLD SERVICE SINGLE

3 DAYS | 2 NIGHTS
FROM $2,165 PP

ADELAIDE TO ALICE SPRINGS

OR VICE VERSA GOLD SERVICE SINGLE

2 DAYS | 1 NIGHTS
FROM $1,235 PP

DARWIN TO ALICE SPRINGS

OR VICE VERSA GOLD SERVICE SINGLE

2 DAYS | 1 NIGHTS
FROM $1,235 PP

OR 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 2022 FARES

01 FEBRUARY TO 30 NOVEMBER 2022

PLATINUM SERVICE

PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)* Apr, Sep & Oct May – Aug
THE GHAN EXPEDITION – DARWIN – ADELAIDE
Everyday 5,995 6,495
Flexible 6,595 7,145
PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)* Feb – Apr, Sep – Nov May – Aug
ADELAIDE – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday 4,195 4,395
Flexible 4,615 4,835
ADELAIDE – ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday 2,895 3,195
Flexible 3,195 3,515
ALICE SPRINGS – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday 2,895 3,195
Flexible 3,195 3,515

PLATINUM SERVICE SOLE OCCUPANCY

PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Apr, Sep & OctMay – Aug
THE GHAN EXPEDITION – DARWIN – ADELAIDE
Everyday10,79511,695
Flexible11,87512,865
PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Feb – Apr, Sep – NovMay – Aug
ADELAIDE – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday7,5557,915
Flexible8,3058,705
ADELAIDE – ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday5,1155,755
Flexible5,7556,325
ALICE SPRINGS – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday5,1155,755
Flexible5,7556,325

GOLD SERVICE SUPERIOR

PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Apr, Sep & OctMay – Aug
THE GHAN EXPEDITION – DARWIN – ADELAIDE
Everyday5,3955,845
Flexible5,9356,435
PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Feb – Apr, Sep – NovMay – Aug
ADELAIDE – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday3,7753,955
Flexible4,1554,355
ADELAIDE – ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday2,6152,875
Flexible2,8853,165
ALICE SPRINGS – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday2,6152,875
Flexible2,8853,165

GOLD SERVICE SUPERIOR SOLE OCCUPANCY

PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Apr, Sep & OctMay – Aug
THE GHAN EXPEDITION – DARWIN – ADELAIDE
Everyday9,71510,525
Flexible10,68511,585
PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Feb – Apr, Sep – NovMay – Aug
ADELAIDE – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday6,7957,115
Flexible7,4757,835
ADELAIDE – ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday4,7055,175
Flexible5,1955,695
ALICE SPRINGS – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Everyday4,7055,175
Flexible5,1955,695

GOLD SERVICE TWIN

PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Apr, Sep & OctMay – Aug
THE GHAN EXPEDITION – DARWIN – ADELAIDE
Advance Purchase3,5953,865
Everyday3,9954,295
Flexible4,3954,725
PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Feb – Apr, Sep – NovMay – Aug
ADELAIDE – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase2,4752,695
Everyday2,7552,995
Flexible3,0353,295
ADELAIDE – ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase1,4351,595
Everyday1,5951,775
Flexible1,7651,995
ALICE SPRINGS – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase1,4351,595
Everyday1,5951,775
Flexible1,7651,995

GOLD SERVICE TWIN SOLE OCCUPANCY

PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Apr, Sep & OctMay – Aug
THE GHAN EXPEDITION – DARWIN – ADELAIDE
Advance Purchase6,4756,955
Everyday7,1957,735
Flexible7,9158,505
PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Feb – Apr, Sep – NovMay – Aug
ADELAIDE – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase4,4554,855
Everyday4,9555,395
Flexible5,4655,935
ADELAIDE – ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase2,5852,875
Everyday2,8753,195
Flexible3,1753,515
ALICE SPRINGS – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase2,5852,875
Everyday2,8753,195
Flexible3,1753,515

GOLD SERVICE SINGLE

PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Apr, Sep & OctMay – Aug
THE GHAN EXPEDITION – DARWIN – ADELAIDE
Advance Purchase3,2353,495
Everyday3,5953,895
Flexible3,9554,285
PRICE PER PERSON, ONE WAY FROM ($AUD)*Feb – Apr, Sep – NovMay – Aug
ADELAIDE – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase2,1652,525
Everyday2,4152,795
Flexible2,6453,085
ADELAIDE – ALICE SPRINGS OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase1,2351,525
Everyday1,3751,695
Flexible1,5151,865
ALICE SPRINGS – DARWIN OR VICE-VERSA
Advance Purchase1,2351,525
Everyday1,3751,695
Flexible1,5151,865

Fares listed above are valid from 14th April 2021

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