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There are 8 ways to get from Bathurst to Echuca by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train via Benalla  •  11h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 794
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Benalla 621 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Benalla to Echuca

$56 - $161

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Bus, train  •  11h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 794
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Wagga Wagga 621 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay to Echuca Coach Stop 733

$63 - $164

Train  •  19h 43m

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station 428 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 621 / ...
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Echuca

$98 - $224

Drive  •  7h 54m

  1. Drive from Bathurst to Echuca 413.2 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Sydney, fly to Melbourne, bus  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL
  3. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Echuca

$96 - $291

Train to Sydney, fly to Bendigo, train  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Bendigo (BXG) SYD - BXG
  3. Take the train from Epsom to Echuca

$200 - $665

Train to Sydney, fly to Albury, train, bus  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
  2. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Albury (ABX) SYD - ABX
  3. Take the train from Albury to Benalla
  4. Take the bus from Benalla to Echuca

$129 - $413

Fly Bathurst to Bendigo, train  •  13h 11m

  1. Fly from Bathurst (BHS) to Bendigo (BXG) BHS - BXG
  2. Take the train from Epsom to Echuca

$131 - $418

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The cheapest way to get from Bathurst to Echuca is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 7h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Bathurst to Echuca is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 7h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bathurst station to Echuca. However, there are services departing from Bathurst Station and arriving at Echuca via Central Station and Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 43m.

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The distance between Bathurst and Echuca is 535 km. The road distance is 661.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bathurst to Echuca without a car is to bus and train which takes 11h 2m and costs $75 - $230.

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It takes approximately 11h 2m to get from Bathurst to Echuca, including transfers.

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Bathurst to Echuca train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Bathurst Station.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Bathurst to Echuca train services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Echuca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bathurst to Echuca is 661 km. It takes approximately 7h 54m to drive from Bathurst to Echuca.

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  • Distance: 334.3 miles
  • Duration: 11h 2m

What companies run services between Bathurst, NSW, Australia and Echuca, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Bathurst to Echuca via Central Station and Southern Cross in around 19h 43m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Bendigo
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Bathurst to Bendigo via Sydney
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Cootamundra to Benalla
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $120
Book at
transportnsw.info
Economy
$27 - $40
First
$35 - $50
Sleeper
$100 - $120
Train from Cootamundra to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $95
Book at
transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $20
First
$22 - $28
Sleeper
$80 - $95
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Book at
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$140 - $170
Train from Albury to Benalla
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Book at
transportnsw.info
Economy
$16 - $22
First
$23 - $30
Sleeper
$85 - $95
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
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 Southern Cross to Echuca
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Train from Epsom to Echuca
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Train from Albury to Benalla
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Bus from Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay to Echuca Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
Transport NSW
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 Benalla to Echuca
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Echuca
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Sydney Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Echuca. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bathurst to Bathurst Airport is to line 524 bus which takes 23m and costs $7 - $9.

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