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

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Bus, train via Benalla  •  11 h 2 min

  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

$57 - $161

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Bus, train  •  11 h 40 min

  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  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bathurst Station to Central Station 428 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Echuca

$98 - $225

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bathurst to Echuca 413.2 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Sydney, fly to Melbourne, bus  •  10 h 33 min

  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

$97 - $292

Bus to Orange, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Howick St At William St to Lucknow Coach Stop, Mitchell Hwy
  2. Fly from Orange (OAG) to Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) OAG - MEB
  3. Take the train from Sunbury to Echuca

$70 - $167

Train to Sydney, fly to Albury, train, bus  •  11 h 21 min

  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

$130 - $420

Fly Bathurst to Melbourne, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Bathurst (BHS) to Melbourne (MEL) BHS - MEL
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Echuca

$68 - $194

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

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

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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 19 h 43 min.

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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 11 h 2 min and costs $75 - $230.

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It takes approximately 11 h 2 min 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 1 h 35 min.

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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 7 h 54 min to drive from Bathurst to Echuca.

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

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 19 h 43 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Canberra
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Flights from Bathurst to Melbourne via Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Orange to Melbourne Essendon Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$26 - $110
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Cootamundra to Benalla
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$28 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$100 - $120
Train from Cootamundra to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $95
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $21
First
$22 - $29
Sleeper
$85 - $95
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
Train from Albury to Benalla
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $100
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$17 - $22
First
$23 - $35
Sleeper
$85 - $100
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Bathurst Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
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
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Sunbury to Echuca
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Albury to Benalla
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Bathurst Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay to Echuca Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
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
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Echuca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Orange Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Howick St At William St to Lucknow Coach Stop, Mitchell Hwy
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au

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

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There are 65+ hotels available in Echuca. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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

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