The Overland


Help us celebrate The Overland’s 135th anniversary with 50% off* your journey until 31 March 2022. Ride the rails between Adelaide and Melbourne, or vice versa, in comfort as you watch diverse landscapes pass by.


Up until 30 January 2022, children up to age 16 can travel free on all services, between Adelaide and Melbourne. One paying adult can bring two children for free or two paying adults can bring four children for free. Gather the kids and ride the rails on your next interstate adventure with a train voyage aboard The Overland.*



A day trip in a league of its own. Ride the rails of romance on your next interstate adventure with this day-long train voyage aboard The Overland.

Still the best way to travel between Adelaide and Melbourne, The Overland offers two levels of service. Red Standard offers a value-for-money choice, and Red Premium provides all-inclusive dining- whatever your choice, you’ll have plenty of room to move and the chance to meet fellow travellers in a comfortable, friendly environment. With comfortable, reclining seats, generous legroom, up to 60kg of luggage allowance and dedicated hospitality attendants to tend to your every need, The Overland offers service in a class of its own.


If you’re looking to travel in greater comfort and style, step up to Red Premium. Sit back and relax with more leg room, in-seat dining and a trolley service. Enjoy all-inclusive breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, coffee, soft drinks and juice. There’s no better way to make the day-long journey more enjoyable.

  • All-inclusive breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Comfortable reclining seats, two and one configurations across the aisle
  • 36 seats per carriage with ample leg room between seats
  • Individual reading light
  • Access to the licenced Café 828 Carriage
  • In-seat dining and trolley service
  • Red Premium luggage allowance of 2 x 20kgs checked luggage and 10kgs carry on


Travel in Red Standard between Adelaide and Melbourne and enjoy the comfort and romance of a rail journey. Settle into your seat and be entertained throughout the day with the ever-changing scenery. When you’re feeling peckish, stroll into our licensed café for meals, beverages and snacks available for purchase any time during your journey. 

  • Comfortable reclining seat in a two and two configuration
  • 60 seats per carriage with generous legroom between seats
  • Individual reading light
  • Access to the licensed Café 828 Carriage where meals and beverages are available for purchase
  • Luggage allowance of 2 x 20kg. 

*Terms & conditions: Kids Go Free: Offer valid for new bookings made during 10 December 2021 – 30 January 2022. Travel is valid during 10 December 2021 – 30 January 2022. Offer valid for two free children fares (child age 16 years and under) for one Adult fare purchased. Offer is subject to availability. Blackout dates may apply. All discounts and savings have been applied to the price. Not available with any other offer.

Save 50%: Offer available for new bookings travelling on Red Standard between 17 January 2022 and 31 March 2022, for travel between 17 January 2022 and 31 March 2022. Offer is subject to availability and block out dates apply.

Full payment is required at the time of booking. Booking and credit card fees may apply. 100% cancellation fees apply. The fare is non-transferable and non-refundable. Should suspension of services occur due to government-imposed restrictions, 100% of the monies paid will be placed in a future travel credit. For full terms & conditions visit Prices correct as at 17 January 2022. E&OE.

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