The Ghan is known as one of the world's great train journeys travelling from coast to coast Adelaide to Darwin through the red centre of Australia.
The Ghan is known as one of the world's great train journeys travelling from coast to coast Adelaide to Darwin through the red centre of Australia. The train itself is 774 metres in length with 30 carriages on an average journey, with 25 platinum cabins and 258 gold service cabins. Your cabin is inclusive of all meals, fine wines and beverages, plus off-train excursions. Gold service ensuite cabins enjoy access to a restaurant and bar, or upgrade to platinum to enjoy a plush double bed and private access to the platinum service bar.
All meals, beverages and select activities
Board the Ghan in Adelaide, Alice Springs or Darwin
Platinum cabin (includes access to Platinum lounge bar)
Couples; Older families
Best Food & Wine Experience
Dinner onboard with the outback passing by out your window
Best Place for Relaxation
Your cabin – be lulled into a deep sleep by the motion of the train
February to November
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Frequently asked questions
What is the minimum age to travel on The Ghan?
The no minimum age to travel on The Ghan.
What locations can I board The Ghan?
You can board The Ghan in the cities of Darwin, Adelaide or Alice Springs.
What room types can I book onboard The Ghan?
The room types onboard The Ghan are:
What is the weather like in the Northern Territory?
The average maximum temperature and rainfall by month in Darwin and the NT Top End are detailed below. The Mary River wetlands and Kakadu National Park are 2-3 hours’ drive from Darwin and experience similar weather patterns.