Fare Types

Fare Types

Queensland Rail Travel has a range of fare options to suit customer needs.

Our Customer Types


 

All customers receive a complimentary connecting journey onboard Queensland Rail City network service with every ticket purchase. (Please note: this does not include the Airtrain service to or from the Brisbane Airport). You must be able to show a printed long distance ticket or download the ticket to your mobile device for inspection by a Queensland Rail team member for City Network travel. Please check the Translink website to plan a suitable City Network connection.

Click on the fare type below to see if this type suits you.

AChoice:

The following conditions apply for our AChoice Fare:


 

BQuick:

The following conditions apply for our BQuick Fare:

Children

The following conditions apply for our Child Fares:

Infants

The following conditions apply for our Infant Fares:

 

Concessions

The following conditions apply for our Concession Fares:

Students | Backpackers

The following conditions apply for our Student and Backpacker Fares:

 

Groups | Edusaver

Queensland Rail Travel offers group discounts as an additional service for our valuable customers.

There's nothing like a school group excursion to broaden young minds and bring learning to life through new experiences, great discounts are also available to school groups with our Edusaver Fare.

The following conditions apply for our Group Fares:

 


Other Fare Types and offers

Queensland Coastal Pass

Queensland Rail offers affordable, flexible rail passes for international visitors. These passes are an exciting option if you are looking to take your time and really experience your journey, with the freedom to travel at your own pace. 

Queensland Coastal Pass

The Queensland Coastal Pass is the most flexible, easy and versatile way to discover the east coast of Queensland by rail. With unlimited stopovers in one direction between Brisbane and Cairns (or vice versa), it's your ticket to the east coast's most popular destinations.

Travel can be taken over a one month period offering unlimited stopovers in a single direction of travel (i.e. north or south) in Economy Seats with free travel on RailBus Coach Connections booked in conjunction with a rail sector (for Hervey Bay and Airlie Beach).


Download PDF Coastal Pass Fact Sheet

Queensland Explorer Pass

Queensland Rail offers two affordable, flexible rail passes for international visitors. These passes are an exciting option if you are looking to take your time and really experience your journey, with the freedom to travel at your own pace. 

Queensland Explorer Pass

The Queensland Explorer Pass offers unlimited travel for one or two months across the Queensland Rail Travel network. See every corner of Queensland; from Cairns in the north, to Brisbane in the south and the Queensland Outback that extends to Charleville, Longreach and Mount Isa.

Travel can be taken over a one or two month period with unlimited stopovers in any direction of travel in Economy Seats. Backtracking is allowed and free travel on RailBus Coach Connections booked in conjunction with a rail sector (for Hervey Bay, Airlie Beach, Winton, Quilpie and Cunnamulla).

Download PDF Explorer Rail Pass Fact Sheet

Northern XPlorer Fare

Whether you’re planning to see family or take a holiday, this summer take the train for just 50-dollars one-way between Townsville to Cairns, it’s that easy!

Adult fares $50*

Outback Seasonal Fare – 2 for 1

Take a rail adventure to Queensland’s Outback with a great value rail fare between November and March.