The Spirit of Queensland combines modern seating and entertainment options with the charm of long-distance rail travel. Contemporary, comfortable and designed for relaxation.
Travelling between Brisbane and Cairns five times a week, the Spirit of Queensland redefines the modern rail travel experience with a comfortable and convenient way to access spectacular holiday destinations such as the Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsundays, Townsville and Cairns and everywhere in between.
So wherever you're heading, the Spirit of Queensland will have you relaxed from the moment you step aboard to the time you arrive at your destination.
NOTE: Services for the Spirit of Queensland have been reduced effective 30 March 2020, until further notice in the interest of avoiding non-essential travel.
Queensland Rail Travel is committed to supporting Queenslanders by preventing the spread of COVID-19. We thank you for your understanding at this difficult time. Cancellation and rebooking fees will continue to be waived.
Route: Brisbane to Cairns|| ||
Network Map: Train Stations|
Distance: 1681 kms|| ||
Mon, Wed, Fri at 3.45pm
Duration: 25 hrs|| ||
Wed, Fri & Sun at 8.35am
RailBus Coach Connections to/from Airlie Beach and Hervey Bay available.
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