Taking Your Car - The Ghan

Accompanied Fares

Valid from 01 April 2015 until 31 March 2016

Route

Gold and Platinum Service

Red Service

 
Up to 5.5m
5.5m-7m
Up to 5.5m
5.5m-7m

Adelaide – Alice Springs

$479

$958 $769 $1538

Adelaide – Darwin

$629 $1258 $1019 $2038

Alice Springs – Adelaide

$249

$498 $399 $798

Alice Springs – Darwin

$249

$498 $399 $798

Darwin – Alice Springs

$249 $498 $399 $798

Darwin - Adelaide

$359

$718 $589 $1178

 

Check-in Times on Day of Travel

Valid until 31 March 2016

Route

Check-in Times

Adelaide - Alice Springs - Darwin

Sunday 8.30am - 11.00am

Alice Springs - Adelaide

Thursday 9.30am - 10.45am

Alice Springs - Darwin

Monday 2.30pm - 4.00pm

Darwin - Alice Springs - Adelaide

Wednesday 6.30am - 7.45am

Maximum Height, Width and Wheel Track Restrictions: 

Motorail - Specs Diagram PNG

 

A - Vehicle width must not exceed 2.20m, including mirrors
B - Please refer to table below for height specifications
C - Wheel track inner must be greater than 92cm
D - Wheel track outer must not exceed 1.90m
E - Undercarriage clearance height must be greater than 13cm

Height Restrictions:

Maximum width: 2.2m.

Maximum height (including roof racks):

  • Adelaide - Alice Springs or v.v. 2.0m
  • Darwin - Alice Springs or v.v. 2.0m
  • Adelaide - Darwin or v.v. 2.0m

Vehicle Types Carried:

  • Cars
  • Campervans and Camper Trailers (subject to approval)
  • Trailers
Height/width and wheel track restrictions apply

Please note:

Roof racks, wind deflectors, louvers etc must be removed before loading. The length of any towbar should be included. Caravans, including pop tops and boats are not able to be conveyed by Motorail. Vehicles must be roadworthy at time of loading and capable of being driven onto carrier.

Accompanied Motorail bookings are subject to the same booking, payment, cancellation and amendment Terms and Conditions as per the fare type booked.

Motorail conditions of carriage

Maps: 

Adelaide Parklands Terminal

(Off Richmond Road or Sir Donald Bradman Drive, Keswick)
For more information about this terminal please click here.

Motorail - Maps - Adelaide Parklands Terminal 2

Alice Springs Terminal

(George Crescent, Alice Springs, Northern Territory)
For more information about this terminal please click here.

Motorail - Maps - Alice Springs Terminal

Darwin Terminal

(Salloo Street, East Arm, Northern Territory)
For more information about this terminal please click here.

Motorail - Maps - Darwin Terminal

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