The Overland

Price from £75 per person

The Overland commenced service in 1887, pioneering inter-capital rail travel between Melbourne and Adelaide. The name was derived from the affectionate term ‘Overlander’, an adventurer who had travelled across the country. With new levels of comfort and refurbished facilities, this historic train continues to provide a relaxing way to travel between the 2 cosmopolitan cities during daylight hours, passing through ever changing countryside.

Red Service: features comfortable reclining seats offering 49 cm pitch between seats, pay as you go bar and access to Cafe Carriage.  Seating 2 and 2 - 60 in carriage.

Red Premium Service features comfortable reclining seats with a 67 cm pitch for greater personal space, complimentary orange juice/water upon boarding and priority luggage handling. Meals and snacks can be purchased from the licensed Café Carriage or trolley service. Seating 2 and 1 - 36 in carriage.

The above price is for Red Service from Adelaide to Melbourne or vice versa

Adelaide to Melbourne

The Overland departs from Adelaide every Monday and Friday at 07.45am, and arrives in Melbourne on the same day at 06.50pm.

Melbourne to Adelaide

The Overland departs from Melbourne every Tuesday and Saturday at 08.05am, and arrives in Adelaide on the same day at 05.53pm

Intermediate stations: Murray Bridge, Bordertown, Nhill, Dimboola, Horsham, Stawell, Ararat and Geelong.