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

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

Bus, train  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Benalla
  2. Take the train from Benalla to Cootamundra 624 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay 791

$56 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Benalla
  2. Take the bus from Benalla to Wodonga
  3. Take the bus from Wodonga to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
  4. Take the bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 724
  5. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay 791

$51 - $76

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Bendigo to Parkes 397.1 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Melbourne, fly to Parkes  •  6 h 45 min

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

$104 - $246

Train to Melbourne Essendon Apt, fly to Orange, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bendigo to Sunbury
  2. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Orange (OAG) MEB - OAG
  3. Take the train from Orange Station to Parkes Station

$97 - $262

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bendigo to Parkes is to bus which costs $65 - $110 and takes 13 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bendigo to Parkes is to train and fly which takes 6 h 45 min and costs $140 - $340.

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The distance between Bendigo and Parkes is 537 km. The road distance is 635 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h to get from Bendigo to Parkes, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bendigo to Parkes. However, there are services departing from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl and arriving at Parkes Station, Coach Bay via Benalla, Wodonga, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 38 min.

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

You can take a bus from Bendigo to Parkes via Benalla, Wodonga, Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 13 h 38 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Parkes via Wagga Wagga, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Melbourne to Parkes via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Melbourne to Parkes via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Melbourne to Parkes via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Orange
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Benalla to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$29 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$100 - $120
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Bendigo to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Bendigo to Sunbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Orange Station to Parkes Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
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 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Benalla to Wodonga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Wodonga to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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