Experience the adventure of train travel
Melbourne - Adelaide
To book this train please complete a Journey Request Form, you will receive an answer from one of our Rail Specialists within 48 hours. Alternatively please feel free to contact us via phone or email.
Over 100 years ago, The Overland pioneered inter-capital rail
travel between two of Australia's most cosmopolitan cities,
Melbourne and Adelaide. Today, the historic train continues to
provide a convenient and comfortable way to travel between these
The Overland offers a daylight service between Adelaide, the
gateway to many of Australia's best wine producing regions,
including Barossa Valley, Clare Valley and McLaren Vale, and
Melbourne, home to many international sporting events, outstanding
shopping and entertainment.
The Overland travels three times a week in either direction:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from Adelaide to Melbourne and
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from Melbourne to Adelaide.
The Overland provides connections in Adelaide with the Indian
Pacific, allowing a trans-continental journey from Perth to Sydney
and vice versa, and also with The Ghan to and from Alice Springs