Experience the adventure of train travel
The Inlander - Experience North Queensland by rail
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.
A historic journey from the
tropical city of Townsville to the mining centre of Mount Isa, The Inlander
offers the perfect opportunity to experience the heritage and natural treasures
of North Queensland's rugged, yet beautiful outback.
Departing twice a week in
either direction, this 977 km trip, enjoyed in air-conditioned comfort, travels
through Charters Towers, across the Great Dividing Range and through the mining
towns of Hughenden and Julia Creek before delivering passengers into the heart
There is so much to do and
see from Mount Isa including the prehistoric exhibits at the Riversleigh
Fossils Interpretive Centre and tours of underground mines.
While it may be hot and dry
outside, the air conditioned Inlander has every amenity to make your journey
totally comfortable. The dining car serves hearty Aussie meals while the bar
and lounge are perfect for a relaxing drink with other fellow adventurers.
The Inlander offers
two levels of service, Seats and Sleepers:
Reclining Seats are in open saloon cars with an
overhead luggage rack, individual reading lights, panoramic windows, with
toilets and washbasins at the end of each carriage.
Triple Sleepers feature three berths converting to
seats during the day with a washbasin, reading lights and a power point.
Blankets, lower sheets, pillows and pillow slips are provided for each
passenger with showers and toilets available at the end of each carriage.
Twin Sleepers (Twinettes) feature a washbasin,
wardrobe, reading lights and a power point with bedding and towels also
provided. Berths convert to seats during the day, with showers and toilets
available at the end of each carriage.
Single Sleepers (Roomettes) feature
a washbasin, wardrobe, reading lights and a power point with bedding and
towels also provided. Berths convert to seats during the day with showers
and toilets available at the end of each carriage.