Travel requirements
The Ghan

Please read the below information carefully, which is current as at 22 January 2021. We will update this page with more information as it becomes available.

Guests travelling from Adelaide to Darwin:

Please note: all border passes must be completed prior to boarding The Ghan in Adelaide. You will be asked to confirm that you have completed your border declaration for the Northern Territory and have been approved to pass. This must be completed no more than 7 days prior to travel.

Please click here to complete your border declaration.

For more information on interstate arrivals to the NT, visit the Coronavirus NT website.

Guests travelling from Darwin to Adelaide:

Please note: all border passes must be completed prior to boarding The Ghan in Darwin. You will be asked to confirm that you have completed your border declaration for South Australia and have been approved to pass. This must be completed at least 7 days prior to travel.

Please click here to complete your border declaration.

For more information on interstate arrivals to SA, visit the COVID-19 SA website.

Additional information prior to boarding

Journey Beyond Rail Expeditions takes the safety of all our guests seriously. During check-in, you will be asked the below questions for COVID tracing purposes.

  • Have you been in contact with someone who has tested positive with COVID or is symptomatic in the last 14 days?
  • Are you symptomatic of a fever or acute respiratory infection e.g. cough, shortness of breath, sore throat?
  • Have you completed your border declaration/s?

If you have a medical condition that may result in a high temperature, please provide a letter from your doctor.

COVID health authorities require Journey Beyond to collect the below information for contact tracing purposes. The information is provided to our Off Train Excursion providers for the sole purpose of contact tracing.

  • Name (per guest)
  • Address (per guest)
  • Phone Number (per guest)
  • Email address (per guest)

Businesses are required to store this information securely and dispose of the collected information in line with State Government guidelines.

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