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Tracking the ocean on board the Indian Pacific

The Indian Pacific is a transcontinental train that travels a vast amount of the southern coast of Australia from the Indian Ocean on the western shore to the Pacific Ocean on the east. Routed across the Nullarbor Plain, a flat, arid expanse of southern Australia, the Indian Pacific travels on the longest stretch of railway track in the world. The train includes 30 carriages and is adorned with a wedge-tail eagle, Australia’s largest bird of prey, to symbolise the distance of the journey that the Indian Pacific travels.

Onboard, both the Platinum and the Gold class cabin tickets are all-inclusive; this means gourmet meals prepared in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant by professional chefs and a complimentary selection of wines, boutique beers, and other beverages. If you choose to travel as a Platinum guest, you will have access to the Platinum Club where you will be served three five-course meals per day.

 

Sydney, NSW → Perth, WA

A four-day, 4,352-kilometre, all-inclusive journey that takes you through the Blue Mountains of New South Wales and across the expanse of the Nullarbor Plain in outback Australia, through cities and vast, empty lands.

Rates starting at A$2,529 per person, twin share in Gold Service.

 

Perth, WA → Sydney, NSW

As you leave the Indian Ocean, you will stop in the outback town of Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Adelaide and end your journey tunnelling through the Blue Mountains to Sydney.

Rates starting at A$2,309 per person twin share in Gold Service.

 

Sydney, NSW → Adelaide, SA (or vice versa)

A two-day journey from the City of Churches (Adelaide) eastward, passing vast Australian landscapes as you journey your way through to Sydney. On the way, you will pass through Broken Hill, one of Australia’s most famous outback bases.

Rates starting at A$846 per person, twin share in Gold Service.

 

Adelaide, SA → Perth, WA

A three-day journey boarding in Adelaide, crossing Nullarbor Plain and ending in Perth.

Rates starting at A$1,789 per person, twin share in Gold Service.

 

Perth, WA → Adelaide, SA

A three-day journey from Perth to Adelaide, rolling by Avon Valley and stopping in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Cook (a deserted town in Nullarbor Plain), and then arriving in the beautiful city of Adelaide.

Rates starting at A$1,749 per person, twin share in Gold Service.

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