Seniors

Seniors save with up to 50%* off Rail Fares in Queensland

Discover the many wonders of Queensland by rail. A scenic rail trip allows you to make the most of your holiday, with the journey as much a part of the adventure as the destination. Relax in comfort, watch the scenery go by or enjoy the company of fellow travellers over a meal showcasing the finest of Queensland produce. 

Queensland Rail Travel has a comprehensive network of long distance and tourist trains extending along the Queensland coastline, offering the convenience of traditional or modern trains and a choice of travel classes to suit you.



Seniors are currently unable to book online, please use our request form to make your booking or call us on 1300 131 722.

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Seniors Save upto 50%
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​Australian Government Senior Rail Fare

Get on board and discover Queensland by rail with up to 50%* off rail fares for Seniors.

Take a journey along Queensland's east coast and explore crystal clear blue waters, golden beaches and lush green rainforests. 

Travel in Australia’s first RailBed along Queensland’s coast between Brisbane and Cairns, one-way for just $335* per senior. The RailBed is a spacious and comfortable seat by day that converts to a lie-flat bed at night. RailBed's include a wide flat screen with on-demand entertainment options with all meals served directly to your seat.


​Other Senior Fares

Save up to 15%* off rail fares for National Seniors, Queensland Business Seniors and New Zealand Seniors.

Take the train on a coastal getaway to Queensland’s favourite coastal cities, from the Fraser Coast and Southern Great Barrier Reef to the Whitsundays, Townsville and Cairns.

Trek west for a Queensland outback experience in Emerald, Barcaldine, Longreach, Roma, Charleville, Charters Towers or Mount Isa.




  
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Townsville to Bundaberg
<strong>Townsville to Bundaberg</strong><br/>
Senior fare from $135*<sup>*</sup>
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<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Facilities.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/toilets.png" alt="Toilet" title="Toilet" style="width: 30px; height: 32px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Toilet</div>
<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Facilities.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/drink-fountain.png" alt="Drink Fountain" title="Drink Fountain" style="width: 30px; height: 32px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Drink Fountain</div>
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Cairns to Rockhampton
<strong>Cairns to Rockhampton</strong><br/>
Senior fare from $145<sup>*</sup>
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<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/PolicyCentre/Pages/Luggage.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/luggage.png" alt="Luggage" title="Luggage" style="width: 30px; height: 30px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Luggage</div>
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<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Facilities.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/toilets.png" alt="Toilet" title="Toilet" style="width: 30px; height: 32px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Toilet</div>
<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Facilities.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/drink-fountain.png" alt="Drink Fountain" title="Drink Fountain" style="width: 30px; height: 32px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Drink Fountain</div>
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Bundaberg to Gladstone
<strong>Bundaberg to Gladstone</strong><br/>
Senior fare from $25*<sup>*</sup>
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<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Facilities.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/toilets.png" alt="Toilet" title="Toilet" style="width: 30px; height: 32px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Toilet</div>
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Brisbane to Hervey Bay
<strong>Brisbane to Hervey Bay</strong><br/>
Senior fare from $46*<sup>*</sup>
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<div class="col-xs-12"><a href="/Pages/Menu.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/in-seat-service.png" alt="Trolley Service" title="Trolley Service" style="width: 35px; height: 32px; margin-right: 8px;"/></a>Trolley Service</div>
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<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/PolicyCentre/Pages/Luggage.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/luggage.png" alt="Luggage" title="Luggage" style="width: 30px; height: 30px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Luggage</div>
<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Travel.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/seat.png" alt="Travel Options" title="Travel Options" style="width: 30px; height: 39px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Travel Options</div>
<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Facilities.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/toilets.png" alt="Toilet" title="Toilet" style="width: 30px; height: 32px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Toilet</div>
<div class="col-xs-6 col-sm-4 qrt-icon-container"><a href="/Pages/Facilities.aspx"><img src="/MediaAssets/Icons/Train/drink-fountain.png" alt="Drink Fountain" title="Drink Fountain" style="width: 30px; height: 32px; margin-right: 5px;"/></a>Drink Fountain</div>
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​* Conditions apply: Prices are per person one-way, subject to availability. Queensland Rail Travel reserves the right to make changes without notice.​​​

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