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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bendigo to Southern Cross
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Canberra (CBR) MEL - CBR

$85 - $289

Cheapest option

Bus V-Line  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Benalla
  2. Take the bus from Benalla to Albury
  3. Take the bus from Albury to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave

$42 - $63

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bendigo to Melbourne Airport
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra

$91 - $142

Train, bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bendigo to Southern Cross
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Yass Junction 622 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Yass Junction, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row 782

$61 - $174

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bendigo to Canberra 401.8 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bendigo to Canberra is to bus which costs $55 - $90 and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bendigo to Canberra is to train and fly which costs $110 - $400 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Bendigo and Canberra is 466 km. The road distance is 642.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Bendigo to Canberra, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bendigo station to Canberra. However, there are services departing from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl and arriving at Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave via Benalla and Albury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Bendigo, VIC, Australia and Canberra, ACT, Australia?

You can take a bus from Bendigo to Canberra via Benalla and Albury in around 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
V-Line
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Yass Junction
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $60
First
$60 - $85
Sleeper
$130 - $150
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Benalla
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Benalla to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Albury to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$65 - $95
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Yass Junction, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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