There are 8 ways to get from Brisbane to Bendigo by plane, train, 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

Fly Brisbane to Melbourne, train  •  6 h 48 min

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

$101 - $295

7 alternative options

Bus to Gold Coast, fly to Melbourne, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Melbourne (MEL) OOL - MEL
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo

$108 - $335

Bus to Toowoomba, fly to Melbourne, train  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
  2. Fly from Toowoomba (WTB) to Melbourne (MEL) WTB - MEL
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo

$157 - $379

Bus to Gold Coast, fly to Avalon, bus, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Avalon (AVV) OOL - AVV
  3. Take the bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne
  4. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo

$126 - $418

Train  •  28 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo

$169 - $336

Train, bus  •  29 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Melbourne
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo

$154 - $216

Bus  •  31 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Tamworth
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 361
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792
  4. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Darlington Point Coach Stop, Bridge St 725
  5. Take the bus from Coolabah Café/Bridge Rd to Shepparton
  6. Take the bus from Shepparton to La Trobe University/Sharon St

$178 - $250

Drive  •  18 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Bendigo 1094.7 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Bendigo, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Brisbane to Bendigo via Central Station and Southern Cross in around 28 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brisbane to Bendigo via Tamworth, Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Darlington Point Coach Stop, Bridge St, Coolabah Café/Bridge Rd, and Shepparton in around 31 h 19 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Toowoomba to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Toowoomba to Melbourne via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Gold Coast to Avalon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Gold Coast to Avalon via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Gold Coast to Avalon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Gold Coast to Avalon via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Airnorth
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Toowoomba to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
V-Line
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$95 - $140
1st Class
$130 - $200
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $85
First
$90 - $120
Sleeper
$160 - $180
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $16
Flexifare
$18 - $26
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Avalon Airport to Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Darlington Point Coach Stop, Bridge St
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Coolabah Café/Bridge Rd to Shepparton
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Shepparton to La Trobe University/Sharon St
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brisbane to Bendigo?

The distance between Brisbane and Bendigo is 1320 km. The road distance is 1752 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Bendigo?

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Bendigo is to fly and train which costs $130 - $390 and takes 6 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brisbane to Bendigo?

The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Bendigo is to fly and train which takes 6 h 48 min and costs $130 - $390.

Is there a direct train between Brisbane and Bendigo?

No, there is no direct train from Brisbane to Bendigo. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Bendigo via Central Station and Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 32 min.

Is there a direct bus between Brisbane and Bendigo?

No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Bendigo. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at La Trobe University/Sharon St via Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Coolabah Café/Bridge Rd and Shepparton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Brisbane to Bendigo?

It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to get from Brisbane to Bendigo, including transfers.