There are 6 ways to get from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Ballarat to Southern Cross Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Wagga Wagga 622 / ...

$38 - $140

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Train, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Ballarat to Southern Cross Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne to Wagga Wagga Fe31

$43 - $60

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballarat to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne to Wagga Wagga Fe31

$43 - $61

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga 337.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Wagga Wagga  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Wagga Wagga (WGA) MEL - WGA

$159 - $298

Fly to Albury, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Albury (ABX) MEL - ABX
  2. Take the train from Albury to Wagga Wagga

$145 - $517

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The cheapest way to get from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga is to train and bus which costs $55 - $85 and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga is to fly which costs $210 - $410 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between Ballarat and Wagga Wagga is 415 km. The road distance is 539.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga. However, there are services departing from Ballarat and arriving at Wagga Wagga via Melbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga. However, there are services departing from Ballarat and arriving at Wagga Wagga via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Ballarat, VIC, Australia and Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga via Southern Cross in around 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ballarat to Wagga Wagga via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Melbourne in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
V-Line
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
First
$45 - $65
Sleeper
$110 - $130
Train from Albury to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $100
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$18 - $23
First
$25 - $35
Sleeper
$90 - $100
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Ballarat to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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