The XPT Train First Class is a comfortable way to travel between cities on the East and South Coast of Autralia. It’s everything but fast, but even for longer distances, I think it’s a fun experience as you’ll read in this extensive review! I’m originally from Germany (the home of the ICE) and I’ve lived in France (the home of the TGV) for a while, plus I enjoyed high-speed trains in China…. Read More
The XPT is the only real express train in Australia and it still is somewhat slow, taking over 14 hours from Brisbane to Sydney. Yet, I found the journey in the XPT First Class quite relaxing and rejuvenating, so it’s definitely worth giving it a try. Here are five pictures of the experience!