Adelaide - Melbourne

  • Train : The Overland
  • Duration : Scenic Day Trips
Adelaide - Melbourne
Journey Highlights

Travel by train between Adelaide and Melbourne aboard the Overland, enjoying a relaxing journey while savouring the comforts and romance of rail. For over 130 years, The Overland has been a fan favourite for people travelling between Adelaide and Melbourne.

  • Overview
  • Journey Dates
  • Inclusions & Exclusions

The Overland provides the ideal way to travel between Adelaide and Melbourne. With a daylight service running between Adelaide and Melbourne in both directions, you’ll enjoy a relaxing, comfortable journey between these two great cities, taking in a diverse range of landscapes from rugged mallee scrubland, to fields of green and gold. The Journey takes 10.5 hours in all.

Train Departure Schedule

  • 2024 : January - March , April - June , July - September , October - December

Places Covered

Adelaide, Murray Bridge, Bordertown, Nhill, Dimboola, Horsham, Stawell, Ararat, North Shore Geelong, Melbourne




Red Service Inclusions :
  • Comfortable reclining seat in a two and two configuration
  • 60 seats per carriage with generous legroom between seats
  • Individual reading light
  • Access to the licensed Café 828 Carriage where meals and beverages are available for purchase
  • Red luggage allowance of 2 x 20kg.
Red Premium Service Inclusions :
  •  All-inclusive breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Comfortable reclining seats, two and one configurations across the aisle
  • 36 seats per carriage with ample leg room between seats
  • Individual reading light
  • Access to the licenced Café 828 Carriage
  • In-seat dining and trolley service
  • Red Premium luggage allowance of 2 x 30kgs