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Choo Choo Express

Relax and enjoy the scenic wonders of the Royal Botanic Garden on the Choo Choo Express

The Choo Choo  Express is running Friday to Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm weather permitting.

The final tour of the day leaves from the Queen Elizabeth II gate at 4.30 pm.

Social distancing, cleaning and sanitising practices will be in place.

Your guide will offer fascinating facts about the history of the Garden, discuss the plants and point out the landmarks around Sydney's spectacular harbour.


Enjoy iconic harbour views from Mrs Macquarie's Chair

Busby's Bar Stop offers fabulous views of Sydney's iconic harbour, it's a great place to take photos to share with your friends and family.

We'd love to see your pics on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram – don't forget to tag us #RBGSydney.


The Choo Choo Express Tour has a duration of 25 minutes and runs daily (unless it's raining) every 30 minutes.

If you're visiting the Garden in the months between October and April the first tour leaves at 10 am and the final tour of the day begins at 4.30 pm. Between the months of May and September the first tour begins at 10 am and the final tour leaves Queen Elizabeth II gate at 3.30 pm. 

Choo Choo Express Tickets

Tickets may be purchased from the Queen Elizabeth II gate (beside the Sydney Opera House), cash or card payment accepted.

The tour begins and ends here.
Adult $10
Child (3 - 17 years) $5
Concession (Student/Australian Senior) $5