There are 5 ways to get from Bendigo to Broken Hill by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bendigo to Southern Cross
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Broken Hill (BHQ) MEL - BHQ

$245 - $891

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Train, bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bendigo to Swan Hill
  2. Take the bus from Swan Hill to Mildura
  3. Take the bus from Mildura to Broken Hill

$87 - $97

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Bus  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Mildura Melbourne - Mildura Via Bendigo & Swan Hill
  2. Take the bus from Mildura to Broken Hill 1104 / ...

$88 - $98

Train  •  28 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bendigo to Southern Cross
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Broken Hill Station 445

$171 - $334

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bendigo to Broken Hill 435.3 miles

$60 - $90

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No, there is no direct bus from Bendigo station to Broken Hill. However, there are services departing from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl and arriving at Broken Hill via Mildura. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bendigo to Broken Hill station. However, there are services departing from Bendigo and arriving at Broken Hill Station via Southern Cross and Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 24 min.

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The distance between Bendigo and Broken Hill is 593 km. The road distance is 696.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bendigo to Broken Hill without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Bendigo to Broken Hill, including transfers.

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Bendigo to Broken Hill bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Bendigo Station/Railway Pl.

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Bendigo to Broken Hill train services, operated by V-Line, depart from Bendigo station.

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The best way to get from Bendigo to Broken Hill is to bus which takes 10 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 28 h 24 min.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Broken Hill Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Bendigo to Broken Hill bus services, operated by Buses R Us, arrive at Broken Hill station.

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Map of how to get from Bendigo to Broken Hill.
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  • Distance: 370.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Bendigo, VIC, Australia and Broken Hill, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Bendigo to Broken Hill via Mildura in around 10 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bendigo to Broken Hill via Southern Cross and Central Station in around 28 h 24 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Broken Hill via Mildura
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Melbourne to Broken Hill via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Melbourne to Broken Hill via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
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 Bendigo to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Bendigo to Swan Hill
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Broken Hill Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$100 - $150
1st Class
$140 - $210
Bus 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
Bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Mildura
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Swan Hill to Mildura
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Buses R Us
Phone
(08) 8285 6900
Email
enquiries@busesrus.com.au
Website
lee925.wixsite.com
Bus from Mildura to Broken Hill
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
lee925.wixsite.com

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Broken Hill is 30 min behind Bendigo. It is currently 4:37 PM in Bendigo and 4:07 PM in Broken Hill.

Bendigo to Broken Hill train services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Broken Hill Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bendigo to Broken Hill is 696 km. It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to drive from Bendigo to Broken Hill.

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Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Broken Hill Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Broken Hill. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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