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- Route: Townsville - Mount Isa
- Duration: 1 night (20 hours)
- Distance: 977 kilometres
- Frequency: Two times weekly (See timetables)
- Special needs: Wheelchair access, Dietary needs
About The Inlander
A historic journey from the tropical city of Townsville to the mining centre of Mount Isa, The Inlander offers the opportunity to experience the heritage and natural treasures of North Queensland's rugged, yet beautiful inland.
This 977 km trip, enjoyed in air-conditioned comfort, travels through Charters Towers, across the Great Dividing Range and through the mining towns of Hughenden and Julia Creek before delivering passengers into the heart of Australia.
There is so much to do and see from Mount Isa including the prehistoric exhibits at the Riversleigh Fossils Interpretive Centre and tours of underground mines.
Within Australia: 1300 131 722
International: +617 3235 7322
Online bookings for The Inlander
Bookings for The Inlander can be made at our Queensland Rail Travel website.
You'll be asked to choose a train journey and then you can book accommodation and activities.
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Online bookings are fully secure.