There are 5 ways to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo by train, shuttle, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lara to Footscray Geelong - Melbourne
  2. Take the train from Footscray to Bendigo Melbourne - Bendigo Via Sunbury / ...

$28 - $38

Cheapest option

Avalon Express, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Avalon Airport to Southern Cross Avalon Express
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo Melbourne - Bendigo Via Sunbury / ...

$23 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Lara to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St Geelong - Melbourne
  2. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl Melbourne - Adelaide Via Bendigo & Nhill

$30 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo 109.6 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from Avalon Airport to Bendigo 109.6 miles

$40 - $140

Questions & Answers

The distance between Avalon Airport (AVV) and Bendigo is 142 km. The road distance is 175.4 km.

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The best way to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo without a car is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 46 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo is 175 km. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo.

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Map of how to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo.
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  • Distance: 88.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Avalon Airport (AVV), Australia and Bendigo, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo via Lara and Footscray in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Bendigo via Lara and Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St in around 3 h 46 min.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Lara to Footscray
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Footscray to Bendigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Bendigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Shuttle from Avalon Airport to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
Skybus
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Lara to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Avalon Airport to Bendigo
Estimated price
$40 - $140

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