Discover the true pioneering spirit of Queensland's famous outback as you follow in the path of Queensland's famed explorers onboard The Westlander. From Brisbane travel across the Great Dividing Range, through the rich farmlands of the Darling Downs to Charleville, this scenic journey travels through some of the state's most picturesque outback regions.
Depending on the travel sector a complimentary in-seat snack pack will be delivered to each seat at meal times. Light refreshments can be purchased from the Economy Lounge.
Experience this unforgettable journey into Queensland's western frontier as you follow in the footsteps of the early pioneers on The Westlander. Unwind, as you sit back relax and watch the striking scenery pass you by.
Services on The Westlander are now operating with social distancing measures in place.
Queensland Rail Travel is committed to supporting Queenslanders by preventing the spread of COVID-19. More information here.
Route: Brisbane to Charleville|| ||
Network Map: Train Stations|
Distance: 777 kms|| ||
Tue & Thu at 7.15pm
Duration: 17 hrs|| ||
Wed & Fri at 6.15pm
RailBus Coach Connections to / from Charleville to Quilpie and Cunnamulla.
Download The Westlander Factsheet
Planning a rail holiday for 2021?
For information about rail holidays travelling in 2021, please contact our Holidays Team or visit one of our Travel Centres. Please note the 2020/21 Rail Holiday Brochure is valid for travel to 31 March 2021. A new brochure for the travel season from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 will be available online soon.