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Elvis Express 2018

Elvis hasn’t left the building – Tickets are still available on the Blue Suede Express to the Parkes Elvis Festival – but get in quick!

The annual Parkes Elvis Festival will have more transport options for 2018 with two special train options to choose from, as well as coaches travelling from Tamworth and Canberra. The festival is held over the second weekend of January each year.

  • Sydney-Parkes-Sydney

Travel to Parkes as Elvis would have - in luxury and style on the 'Blue Suede Express' - featuring Lachlan Valley Railway's 'Blue Zephyr' heritage train.

These sensational 'Blue Suede Express' packages go on sale from Monday 11 September 2017 at 9am, exclusively at the Lachlan Valley Railway's website.

Additional accommodation packages are now available.

You have a choice of two packages on the Blue Suede Express:

Traditional Elvis Experience
$329 per person, return - Tickets available
  • Choice of sitting car (similar to NSW TrainLink XPT seating arrangements), ex-Indian Pacific dining car or Southern Aurora Lounge Cars
  • Welcome snack
  • Access to on-train full bar service and dining car
  • Elvis Tribute performances in your car
  • Festival Showbag, Bus pass valid for unlimited use on official Festival Shuttle bus services, plus GENERAL ENTRY seat at the Parkes Elvis Festival’s Sunday night show ‘The Ultimates’ 7:30pm at Parkes Leagues Club
Premium Elvis Experience
$429 per person, return - BOOKED OUT
  • Lounge seating in the opulent Lounge Cars
  • Welcome and farewell canapés and beverages
  • In-seat service
  • Access to in-car full bar service
  • Premium Elvis Tribute Entertainment performances exclusive to your carriage
  • Festival Showbag, Bus pass valid for unlimited use on official Festival Shuttle bus services, plus RESERVED seat at the Parkes Elvis Festival’s Sunday night show ‘The Ultimates’ 7:30pm at Parkes Leagues Club

And of course you can enjoy the famous departure entertainment at Central Station!

The train departs Sydney Central Station on Thursday 11 January, returning from Parkes on Monday 15 January.

Please consider all the Elvis Experience options prior to booking your ticket.