Helpful Slow Travel Links in Australia

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By Rail

  • Trans national trains Sydney/Melbourne-Adelaide-Perth, Alice Springs, Darwin
  • Through Queensland Brisbane-Townsville-Cairns go to .
  • Regional state trains in Victoria go to V-Line and in NSW take trains to Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Southern Highlands and South Coast go to

For the grander journeys:

  • The Ghan Adelaide - Alice Springs - Darwin

Tickets & Rail Passes

International Travellers can buy Australian Rail passes

There is also the Austrail Flexipass which offers 15 or 22 days of travel and is valid for use within a 6 month period. Stop off get on options. The East Coast Discovery Pass on the Countrylink and Traveltrain networks - stop off get on as much as you like but this is in one direction only.


Travelling by Sea to Tasmania From Melbourne to Devonport. Choice of double cabin or reclining seat - many fare options. $5 supplement for taking a bicycle.



  • Travelling interstate Greyhound Australia from several daily services to the major capital cities.
  • Sydney - Canberra: journey time 3 hours 30 minutes, average fare $30, frequency several throughout the day - Greyhound Australia
  • Sydney - Canberra: journey time 3 hours 15 minutes, special fare $15, frequency ten times per day - Murrays Coaches
  • Sydney - Melbourne: journey time 12:00 hours, average fare $70, frequency twice daily
  • Sydney - Brisbane: journey time 15 hours 20 minutes, average fare $100, frequency three times a day
  • Sydney to Kangaroo Valley: Priors Bus Service from Campletown or Paramatta. Bus stops in Kangaroo Valley Village your hosts will collect you.
  • Melbourne or Sydney to Berry (free transfer to Kangaroo Valley by your hosts): Premier Bus from main stations.
  • Regional Greyhound Australia travel pass: Allows you to travel along one route, hop on hop off, valid 90 days $125 per adult

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