The Overland one way Adelaide to Melbourne

(ID: 615) *Please quote this number when making enquiries.
Guests on The Overland have the choice of two levels of service as you travel between Adelaide and Melbourne; Red Service and Red Premium Service. Red Service offers a value for money option with all the comforts you need, while Red Premium gives guests more services and more personal space. Both service levels offer ample room to move around the train and stretch your legs. The Café Carriage also provides the chance to meet your fellow travellers and socialise in a comfortable, friendly environment.
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Red Service This option is ideal for travellers looking for an economy option that offers an exceptional level of comfort and freedom to move around. When compared with flying, driving or taking the bus, the seats are more comfortable and offer greater personal leg room. Red Service seats are two abreast and the plush, reclining seats swivel to face each other if you prefer to mingle with your fellow travellers. For a drink, snack, or just a chance to stretch your legs, visit the licensed Café Carriage. Red Premium Service Red Premium Service features include: Comfortable reclining seats offering greater personal space. Two seats on one side of the aisle, one seat on the other side, with 36 seats per carriage 67cm pitch between seats Access to Café Carriage, where meals are available for purchase Limited a la carte in-seat dining served via trolley service Snacks available for purchase from trolley service or Café Carriage Free orange juice/water upon boarding Free ‘Platform’ magazine Luggage allowance of 50kg per person - two items of 25kg Red Service Cafe Carriage For a drink, snack, or just the chance to stretch your legs, visit the Café Carriage.


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Luggage Red Premium Service allows for 50kg of luggage per person. Two items not exceeding 25kg each. Items must not exceed 180 linear centimetres. Due to space constraints, guests are advised to take onboard only hand luggage containing the requirements for their rail journey. Checked in luggage cannot be accessed during the journey.


Exchange Rate
  Adult Child Concession
$ 99
$ 66
$ 99
Red Service
$ 149
$ 119

Notes: All fares are inclusive of a fuel price surcharge. To receive concessional travel fares, Great Southern Rail is required to confirm your eligibility for the concession electronically with Centrelink. If you do not want this to happen you will need to contact Centrelink or the Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA) to obtain a Pension Concession Letter as proof of your eligibility for the concession and provide this directly to Great Southern Rail before the concession can be given. Concession cards must be valid at time of booking and time of travel. CSHC = Commonwealth Senior Health Card Holder Student Fares: are only available for full time students 16 years and over, who hold a current ID card from a recognised education institution. YHA Fares: are only available to those holding a valid membership card to YHA. Backpacker Fares: are only available to those holding a valid membership card from a major recognised Backpacker organisation. *Rail Saver: Payment required at time of booking. No changes permitted. Non refundable (100% cancellation fee). Subject to availability. Bookings made through Great Southern Rail's Sales Centre will incur a $20 booking fee. Tickets are valid for 6 months from date of purchase. All fares are in Australian Dollars and are inclusive of GST. Pension and concession fares are valid for Australian citizens only.

  • All rates in AU$ including all taxes.
  • Tour operator may cancel departure or alter tour itineraries as deemed necessary. Itinerary alteration may occur due to road or weather conditions, accommodation availability, strikes, public holidays, cultural and religious traditions etc.

Concession Discounts

Apply to holders of senior or pensioner cards(Australia, UK, Europe, New Zealand and US),full time students, YHA/VIP Members.


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