2 For 1 Outback Rail

​​​​2 for 1 Outback Rail​​

​With great value fares to get you there​

​Take a rail adventure to Queensland’s Outback

Between November and March, two people can travel for the price of one, on the Spirit of the Outback, Inlander or Westlander for a fun filled getaway with plenty of places to explore. 

When you take an Outback adventure, you don’t want to miss a minute of the breathtaking scenery across Country. A rail journey allows you to relax, enjoy the stunning landscapes and be immersed in the history and cultures of Australia. 

Discover where you can go and book your 2 for 1 Outback rail travel today!

Solo travellers can take advantage of 50% off AChoice adult fares.


For travel from 31 October 2023 to 31 March 2024.

To book your rail travel call 1800 872 467

visit your local Queensland Rail Travel Centre or Travel Agent.

This special fare offer is not available to book online, please call our team to book.

*Conditions apply:  Valid for travel 31 October 2023 to 31 March 2024, subject to availability and sectors. Price based on BQuick fare conditions for two people travelling together one-way on Spirit of the Outback, Westlander or Inlander services. Concession fares available. 50% off AChoice adult fare available for solo travellers. Concession fare applicable for Queensland Pensioner; Australian State or Territory Government Seniors Card holders, not available for child fares. Available for travel on Spirit of the Outback sectors commencing or ending west of Rockhampton.​ RailBus Connection fare included where applicable. For full booking terms and conditions see Outback Seasonal Fare – 2 for 1. Queensland Rail Travel reserves the right to make changes without notice. Images courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.

Customers with a long-distance train ticket receive a complimentary connecting journey on Queensland Rail suburban city network service, on the day of travel only. This does not include the Airtrain service to or from Brisbane Airport, buses or G:link light rail.

The heart and soul of Queensland's Outback. The Spirit of the Outback travels from Brisbane to Longreach twice a week, with RailBus Coach Connections to Winton.
RouteRoute: Brisbane to Longreach
DurationDuration: 26 hrs
Journey west to the Great Dividing Range. The Westlander travels from Brisbane to Charleville twice a week, with RailBus Coach Connections to Quilpie and Cunnamulla.
RouteRoute:Brisbane to Charleville
DurationDuration:17 hrs
Take the track less travelled. The Inlander travels from Townsville to Mount Isa twice a week.
RouteRoute:Townsville to Mount Isa
DurationDuration:21 hrs