Blue Suede Express 2018

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Run in conjunction with the NSW Trainlink Elvis Express to Parkes, the LVR is offering the Blue Suede Express featuring our luxury heritage passenger train the Blue Zephyr.

Travel to Parkes as Elvis would have - in the style and luxury! Featuring full bar service in FOUR air conditioned bar/lounge cars and on-board entertainment, the journey promises to be as memorable as the destination event!
Please note, tickets are only on sale ONLINE. Seats are limited and sure to sell fast. Packages on offer for the Blue Suede Express will be:

1. Premium Elvis Experience

  • Lounge seating in the opulent Blue or Red Lounge Cars

  • Welcome and farewell canapes and beverages 

  • In-seat service

  • Access to in-car full bar service

  • Premium Elvis Tribute Entertainment performances exclusive to your carriage

  • Parkes Elvis Festival Showbag, Bus pass valid for unlimited use on official Festival shuttle bus services, and ticket to the Parkes Elvis Festival’s Sunday night show, ‘The Ultimates’, 7.30pm at Parkes Leagues Club (reserved seating - show tickets to be emailed to you separately to your train tickets, please ensure you enter a valid email address when booking)

  • Limited number of seats, so be quick!

  • $429 per person return

2. Traditional Elvis Experience

  • Choice of sitting car (similar to NSW TrainLink XPT seating arrangements), ex-Indian Pacific dining car or Southern Aurora Lounge Cars

  • Welcome snack

  • Elvis Tribute performances in your car

  • Parkes Elvis Festival Showbag, Bus pass valid for unlimited use on official Festival shuttle bus services, and ticket to the Parkes Elvis Festival’s Sunday night show, ‘The Ultimates’, 7.30pm at Parkes Leagues Club (general admission seating - show tickets to be emailed to you separately to your train tickets, please ensure you enter a valid email address when booking)

  • Access to on-train full bar service and dining car

  • $329 per person return

Location

Blue Suede Express
Sydney Central Terminal, Sydney, NSW 2000

The Blue Suede Express departs from Sydney Terminal 9.00am Thursday 11th January 2018 and returns Monday 15th January. (Times to be confirmed).

Stopping to pick up and drop off at Strathfield, Parramatta and Penrith en route to Parkes.

Contact Details

LVR Office

office@lvr.com.au

ON BOARD ENTERTAINERSThe following Elvis Tribute Artists will be performing onboard the Blue Suede Express. Four will perform on the way to Parkes, and four on the way back from Parkes. We will notify you which performers will entertain on which leg as soon as it is confirmed:

Kingsley Rock from Surfers Paradise, QLD
Johnny Angel from Auckland, New Zealand 
Stuey V from Surfers Paradise, QLD 
Vince Gelonese from Surfers Paradise QLD
Aaron Mansfield from Newcastle, NSW
John Collins from Berry, NSW 
Brody Finlay from Townsville, QLD

ACCESS REQUIREMENTFor any passengers with wheelchair or special accessibility requirements, please email wheels@lvr.com.au with your contact details. The Blue Zephyr carriages were built in the days before accessibility issues were considered by the Railways, but we will do our best to assist if we can...