Assistance for mobility impaired

The heritage carriages used on the Pichi Richi Railway are not designed to carry wheelchairs. Access at present is only possible if wheelchair users can climb three steps from the platform into the carriage.  Our friendly staff can assist where required.

Conditions of travel

Timetables are subject to alterations or cancellation without notice.

Pichi Richi Railway will make every reasonable effort to operate trains according to the published timetable.  However, we reserve the right to alter details or cancel trains without notice for any reason.  We also reserve the right to use different motive power and carriages as circumstances dictate.

Times shown are approximate, however trains will not depart Quorn or Port Augusta ahead of schedule.

Pre-school children may travel free, however no seat is guaranteed.  Child fares apply to school children.  School children over 14 years must show a full-time secondary student card.

Concession fares apply to seniors, pensioners and full-time tertiary students.  Age pension cards, government Senior Card or tertiary photo ID is required.


Dogs are prohibited on trains (guide dogs excepted).

Cancellation policy

Once a booking has been made, we regret that we are unable to issue refunds.  However, an alternative date for travel will be offered wherever possible.