There’s nothing more romantic or relaxing than taking in the sights of a spectacular city, countryside or coastline from the beautiful confines of a luxury train. When you travel by train you are transported back in time to a period of opulence and old world charm. There are a number of options available for you across Australia and the world. Browse our favourite brands and as always, contact your Frontier Travel advisor for more information.
There is no better way to see the natural beauty that our own backyard has to offer than from the comfort of a luxury train. Journey Beyond Rail offers amazing rail expeditions connecting travellers to enriching, powerful experiences both on and off their iconic trains.
The Ghan has been crossing the Australian outback for over 90 years. While much has changed since the maiden voyage, the services on board also continues to evolve. From fine dining to elegant cabins and attentive service and of course rich and rewarding itineraries through the outback and beyond.
The Indian Pacific
The Indian Pacific whisks you between Perth, Adelaide and Sydney in comfort and style. Featuring epic transcontinental crossings between the Indian and Pacific oceans, you see arid deserts and goldfields, rocky valleys and mountain ranges. This is one all-inclusive rail holiday you’ll never forget.
The Great Southerns is one of the newest rail journeys. Operating between Brisbane and Adelaide, it shows off our rugged coastline, sun-kissed beaches, forested peaks, and vibrant capital cities. Take in the sites while soaking in some fine dining, premium wines and world-class hospitality,
Discover the magic of Europe, South American and Asia in style on board this iconic luxury train collection.
Belmond Trains take you to the world’s most exciting destinations in unrivalled style and luxury. With journeys spanning across Europe, South America and Asia, each itinerary has been carefully crafted to deliver pure indulgence, glamour and adventure.
The trains are extraordinary. Flawless in design and decor. From crisp white table cloths to crystal glassware in the dining areas to soft lighting and stunning wood panelled walls in the sleeping carriages, every detail is perfection.
This world-renowned luxury train is the absolute best way to experience the wild beauty of Canada’s West and the majestic Canadian Rockies.
Golden Eagle Luxury Trains has been pioneering rail journeys for over 30 years operating through Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, Mongolia, China, Central Asia and India.
Explore the African terrain by one of three phenomenal luxury trains.
The Pride of Africa trains from Rovos Rail provide allow you to experience the richness of southern Africa, with north and southbound routes between Pretoria and Cape Town along with a range of spectacular journeys to the east and to the west.
The trains combine the golden age of rail travel with modern conveniences, creating an unforgettable experience.
The Blue Train
The Blue Train traverses South Africa and its breath-taking scenery. The 1,600-kilometre journey from Pretoria to Cape Town is one of the most luxurious in the world. Kings and presidents have indulged on this magnificent, moving five-star “hotel-on-wheels”. It’s particularly known for its superb cuisine, attentive butler service and immaculate mahogany and marble fittings and provides the ultimate breather between sightseeing and safaris.
The Shongololo Express
The Shongololo Express provides a special touring experience for visitors. Choose from one of three journeys that take almost two weeks to travese South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland, Mozambique and Zimbabwe with a variety of off-train excursions.
The train accommodates its 72 guests in comfortable en-suite cabins and the classic wood-panelled carriages take you back to the era and romance of African exploration.