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There are 5 ways to get from Beaufort to Harrietville by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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Train, night train, bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the train from Beaufort to Southern Cross
  2. Take the night train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1 622
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

$63 - $204

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9h 44m

  1. Take the train from Beaufort to Southern Cross
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta 624
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

$62 - $204

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Bus  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Beaufort to Melbourne
  2. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Wangaratta
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

$98 - $120

Drive  •  5h 11m

  1. Drive from Beaufort to Harrietville 477.8 km

$50 - $80

Train, fly, bus  •  10h

  1. Take the train from Beaufort to Southern Cross
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Albury (ABX) MEL - ABX
  3. Take the bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St
  4. Take the bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

$159 - $309

Beaufort to Harrietville by train and bus

The journey time between Beaufort and Harrietville is around 19h 30m and covers a distance of around 512 km. The fastest journey normally takes 16h 47m. Operated by V-Line, XPT and PTV Regional Transit, the Beaufort to Harrietville service departs from Beaufort and arrives in Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
19h 30m
Fastest journey time:
16h 47m
Journey distance:
512 km
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$62
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
14:53
Last service departs at:
17:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beaufort to Harrietville train and bus schedules

Beaufort → Harrietville
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  • Regional restriction measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harrietville is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harrietville is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Harrietville is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Beaufort to Harrietville is to drive, which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Beaufort to Harrietville is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beaufort to Harrietville. However, there are services departing from Beaufort and arriving at Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Wangaratta and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 58m.

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The distance between Beaufort and Harrietville is 332 km. The road distance is 477.8 km.

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The best way to get from Beaufort to Harrietville without a car is to train and night train and bus which takes 9h 30m and costs $60 - $210.

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It takes approximately 9h 30m to get from Beaufort to Harrietville, including transfers.

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Beaufort to Harrietville bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Beaufort station.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Albury Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Beaufort to Harrietville bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Alpine Hotel/Anderson St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beaufort to Harrietville is 478 km. It takes approximately 5h 11m to drive from Beaufort to Harrietville.

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Map of how to get from Beaufort to Harrietville.
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  • Distance: 331.6 km
  • Duration: 9h 30m

What companies run services between Beaufort, VIC, Australia and Harrietville, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Beaufort to Harrietville via Melbourne, Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Wangaratta, and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St in around 9h 58m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. 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 coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Beaufort to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$21 - $28
Train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$29 - $40
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Night train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Website
XPT
Economy
$30 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$130 - $160
Train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Website
XPT
Economy
$30 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$130 - $160
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. 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 coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$10 - $14
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$27 - $40
Bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Beaufort to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$58 - $64
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Albury Airport.

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