VC71 Brisbane to Cairns


Due to planned track work, it is anticipated that this service may commence from Mackay with road coaches to convey customers from Brisbane (Roma St) to Mackay and intermediate stations.

If this track work is confirmed, Queensland Rail Travel will be in contact with affected customers to confirm the details of any changes to their journey.

Please continue to monitor this website for further updates.

Comfort stops will be arranged as required by On Board staff.

Ongoing maintenance is to ensure the safety and reliability of our rail system.

Queensland Rail Travel apologises for any inconvenience caused due to this service alteration.

For enquiries please call Queensland Rail Travel on:
1800 803 009 - 24 Hour Arrival Information Service 7 days a week
1800 TRAINS (1800 872 467) - General Reservations, 7am to 7pm, AEST 7 days a week.​​​