The Indian Pacific is one of Australia’s great rail journeys crossing the country from coast to coast

1Overview
Overview

This iconic outback journey starts in Perth, passing through the Avon Valley and on to the goldfields region of Kalgoorlie, before crossing the Nullabor to Adelaide. From Adelaide, the train continues across regional South Australia and New South Wales towards Sydney, stopping at the Blue Mountains. Your Indian Pacific experience features all-inclusive onboard dining and beverages, all off-train excursions and private ensuite cabins.

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2Trip Highlights
Highlights

The arid desert landscape of the Nullarbor Plain

Drinks around a bonfire in the outback town of Rawlinna

Perth, Adelaide & Sydney

Off-train excursion in the Blue Mountains

3Rates & Inclusions
What's Included
  • Four days/three nights aboard the Indian Pacific in a Gold Cabin (twin-share)*
  • Private en-suite cabin
  • All-inclusive food and wine
  • Off-train outback experiences in Rawlinna, Cook, Adelaide and Blue Mountains (optional)

* From 2025, the journey from Perth includes five days and four nights aboard the Indian Pacific with off-train experiences in Kalgoorlie, Cook, the Barossa Valley, Broken Hill and the Blue Mountains. Reverse trips (Sydney to Perth) and shorter journeys ending in Adelaide are also available - enquire about pricing and all-inclusive package rates

        4Location & Access
        Location & Access

        The Indian Pacific departs from East Perth or Sydney; it is also possible to board the Indian Pacific in Adelaide at the half-way point for the journey in either direction to Perth or Sydney.

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        5Luxury Accommodation
        Where You'll Sleep

        Private Gold standard cabin with ensuite – 3 nights (4 nights from 2025)

        Optional upgrade to Platinum class cabin with access to the exclusive Platinum dining cart

        6Itinerary
        Day-by-Day Itinerary

        Day 1

        Your journey from Perth begins as you pull away from the platform mid-morning. Settle into your comfortable cabin and get to know the creature comforts of life onboard. Enjoy a modern Australian lunch as you glide through the picturesque rolling hills of the Avon Valley. After a relaxing afternoon onboard, enjoy a three-course dinner prior to your late evening arrival into the gold-mining town of Kalgoorlie.

        Included: D

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        Day 2

        Awake to the spectacular expanse of the Nullarbor Plain and watch the sunrise. Be captivated by the stillness of the desert landscape and keep your eyes peeled for kangaroos. Waiting ahead is the charm of the once-thriving Nullarbor railway town of Cook. Sit back and relax as the train continues its trek across the longest single stretch of railway in the world. Weather permitting, guests will disembark at Rawlinna for canapes and drinks around a bonfire. Another regionally-inspired dinner is to follow with drinks in the lounge before retiring to your cabin for the night.

        Included: B - L - D

        Day2 GSR IP Rawlinna Dinner Under the Stars 1920

        Day 3

        ​You will arrive into Adelaide early this morning and have a choice of two off-train excursions to explore the city. Choose from a visit to the local markets for a progressive walking breakfast or go on a walking tour of the city including Adelaide oval. After some fresh air, board the train for the final leg of your cross-country journey to Sydney.

        Included: B - L - D

        Indian Pacific Journey Beyond

        Day 4

        ​​​​​This morning starts in the picturesque Blue Mountains of New South Wales. After breakfast, disembark to view the iconic Three Sisters and Jamison Valley on an off-train excursion, before completing your journey into Sydney mid-afternoon.

        Included: B - L

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        7Season & Departure Dates
        Season & Departure Dates

        Regular departures from Perth on Sundays*, or from Sydney on Wednesdays.

        * Saturday departures from 2025

        One of the best trips we have experienced… great train, enjoyable company, beautiful food, comfy cabins, extraordinary scenery
        Feb 2020 - Indian Pacific: Sydney to Perth