Kuranda Scenic Railway Return

​​​​​​​​For rail enthusiasts, this return journey is for you. In the morning travel to Kuranda, the village in the rainforest on Kuranda Scenic Railway. Take a spectacular journey with unsurpassed views of heritage-listed rainforest and waterfalls such as Stoney Creek Falls and the Barron Gorge. Kuranda Scenic Railway winds its way through 15 tunnels and over 37 bridges from Cairns to Kuranda. Then, return in the afternoon on Kuranda Scenic Railway with our informative return journey commentary. Upgrade to Gold Class service on the 9.30am or 3.30pm services only.​


​Fare type
​Heritage Class fare
​Gold Class fare
Australian Senior or Pensioner

Booking​ enquiry

Find out more about Classes of travel aboard Kuranda Scenic Railway.​

Prices are per person and quoted in AUD (Australian Dollars), subject to availability. Child fare is available for travellers 4 to 14 years of age (inclusive). Infants aged 0 to 3 years travel free of charge. ^Family fare applies to 2 adults and 2 children (one child travels free). Discounts available for Australian State Government or Territory Pensioner Concession Card or Seniors Card holders. Other discounts available, eligibility conditions apply. If you cannot find the fare you need, please contact reservations for a quote. Refunds available if cancelled at least 24 hours prior to the departure date and is subject to applicable fees. No refund or rebooking allowed if cancelled 24 hours or less prior to travel (or a no show). Blackout date: Kuranda Scenic Railway does not operate Christmas Day or during planned maintenance closures. Queensland Rail Travel reserves the right to make changes without notice.​