Take a journey beyond expectation with an all-inclusive rail holiday through Australia upon the Indian Pacific or The Ghan. Great Southern Rail has owned and operated The Ghan (Adelaide-Alice Springs-Darwin), the Indian Pacific (Sydney-Adelaide-Perth) and The Overland (Melbourne-Adelaide) rail journeys since 1997 when it became the first transcontinental passenger rail business to be privatised in Australia.
Great Southern Rail caters for all levels of travel, from comfortable seated Red Service up through to exclusive Private Carriages. At whatever service level you choose, we look forward to providing you a comfortable and relaxing way to enjoy your journey.
Early Bird Offer
Look out for the new International Earlybird offer with savings of 20% off the full Everyday fares for travel in Gold Service on The Ghan and Indian Pacific. The offer is valid for bookings from 3 January to 13 April 2017 and for travel from October 2017 through March 2018
Great Southern Rail's purpose is to 'Share the Spirit of Expedition'.
Our shared spirit of expedition connects people and enriches their lives. We are passionate about the service we provide, the memories taken away and our guests' enthusiasm as ambassadors of the unique Australian experiences we bring to life.